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. 

 

WEDNESDAY HIKES

 

 

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 Hikes

September 2          Quandary Falls                                              Leader – Charles Rann

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September 9        Oak Creek Grade Mine Ruins            Leader – Pending

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September 16      The Craigs                                                  Leader – Dave Bell

September 23      Horse Thief Trail                                 Leader – Pending

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September 30      West Bear                                           Leader – Dave Bell

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