2023-06-08–BCSC – Hike Change Notice

HikeNoticeBannerBear Canyon Senior Center Hiking Group
Bill Spring – Faulty – Oso Corredor – Sandia Mountain East
Thu, 2023-06-08 @ 8:15 AM


Change Notice Sent By: Janis Powell

Original Hike: David Canyon Loop

What Has Changed: We will go to the east mountains where it will be a little cooler.

Variation: We may not go all the way to Tree Springs, but hopefully find a lunch spot in a shady area.

Highlights: A walk in the woods with a chance to see Abert squirrels.

Cautions: None.

Web Page: Click here to go to the hike web page where you may view the hike map, trailhead directions, how to do the actual hike, and download the hike GPS files.

Hike Leader(s): Janis Powell  
Van Driver(s): Paul Cheng  
Hike Class: C (Challenging)
Hike Distance: 7.3 mi
Min Elevation: 7400 ft
Elevation Change: ft
Total Uphill: 1271 ft
Total Downhill: 1271 ft
Avg Grade: 8%
Route Type: InOut
Drive Time 1W: 0:45
Drive Distance RT: 50 mi
Times: We will meet at 8:15 AM and leave at 8:30 AM

Sign up/Pay: Sign up required, call 505-767-5959. Can sign-up 14 days before scheduled hike. Must Show Current Membership Card before signing Release Form on hike day. Those without their card will be turned away. Please call the center if you need to cancel so others on the wait list can go. There are NO LONGER transportation fees.

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