2024-04-03–PDSCW – Hike Notice

Palo Duro Senior Center – Wednesday Hiking Group
Old Cuba Road – Overlook Loop – Cuba
Wed, 2024-04-03 @ 8:30 AM

Highlights: Interesting sandstone formations, hike along mesa edge with wildflowers and views of the Jemez to the east.

Cautions: Steep section up to and down from overlook. Hiking poles recommended. Several fence crossings (over/under).

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Hike Leader(s): Marilyn Warrant  
Van Driver(s): Carl Gervais  
Hike Class: C (Challenging)
Hike Distance: 5.8 mi
Min Elevation: 6840 ft
Elevation Change: 240 ft
Total Uphill: 716 ft
Total Downhill: 716 ft
Avg Grade: 5%
Route Type: Loop
Travel Time 1W: 1:45
Travel Distance RT: 170 mi
Times: We will meet at 8:30 AM and leave at 8:45 AM

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