Hikers meet on Wednesdays, at 8:00 am, North of the Village Inn parking starting in May
The monthly Meeting of the Canonland Walkers and Hikers is held on 2nd Wednesday at Cañon Coffee Cafe 10:30 A.M.
Meeting starting at 11 A.M.
August 12 Clean-up and meeting day. Meet at Raynolds – Rec. District
Meet at the Recreation District parking lot on Raynolds at 8 A.M.
After clean-up meet at Muggs for our regular meeting day.
August 19 Hayden Creek at the Rainbow Trail
Leader – Bill Slaichert
Travel west on Hwy 50 to turn-off to Hayden Creek campground, about 40 miles. Then 5 miles to Rainbow Trail. Travel time to trailhead is exactly 1 hour. Hike time is 3 hours. Road to trailhead is good for cars. Not much elevation gain. Trail is rated moderate because of 2 creek crossings.
August 26 Mineshaft Road
Leader - Bill Slaichert
Travel west on Hwy 50for about 13 miles to Cooper Gulch Road. Turn left and travel 7 miles on Cooper Gulch Road. Then right on an unmarked road and travel 1½ miles. The last ½ mile has a large hill climb. Truck or SUV is advised. Hike on a good road to wonderful viewpoint. Very peaceful – remote area in pine forest. Several BLM trails are marked in the area. Travel time to trail head in 45 minutes. Hike time is 3 hours. Trail is rated moderate due to some hill on the good road.
September 2 Quandary Falls Leader – Charles Rann
September 9 Oak Creek Grade Mine Ruins Leader – Pending
September 16 The Craigs Leader – Dave Bell
September 23 Horse Thief Trail Leader – Pending
September 30 West Bear Leader – Dave Bell