2023-08-09–PDSCW – Hike Change Notice

Palo Duro Senior Center – Wednesday Hiking Group

Las Conchas Short – Jemez Mountains

Wed, 2023-08-09 @ 8:30 AM


Change Notice Sent By: Marilyn Fixer

Original Hike: Battleship Rock to McCauley Hot Springs

What Has Changed: Want to do a cooler hike.

Variation: We will also be going up the side of the hill toward East Fork for about 0.5 mi, making the hike a B.

Highlights: Mountain stream in narrow canyon; many river crossings (with bridges). Dramatic rock formations, wildflowers in summer, good aspen fall color.

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): Connie Dennison  
Van Driver(s): Sunita Moonka  
Hike Class: A (Easy)
Hike Distance: 3.1 mi
Min Elevation: 8320 ft
Elevation Change: ft
Total Uphill: 240 ft
Total Downhill: 240 ft
Avg Grade: 5%
Route Type: InOut
Drive Time 1W: 2:00
Drive Distance RT: 160 mi
Times: We will meet at 8:30 AM and leave at 8:45 AM

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