2024-06-06–BCSC – Hike Change Notice

HikeNoticeBannerBear Canyon Senior Center Hiking Group
San Antonio Hot Spring – South Route – Jemez Mountains
Thu, 2024-06-06 @ 8:15 AM


Change Notice Sent By: Carl Gervais

Original Hike: Continental Divide Trail Near Echo Canyon

What Has Changed: Hike & Driver

More Information: Due to fire around Coyote NM the hike has been changed

Variation: Just going to the cave – 6 miles.

Highlights: Follow a pleasant tree-lined trail beside San Antonio Creek. Then climb to the hot springs through a lush wildflower meadow.

Cautions: Hiking sticks and bathing suits recommended. This hike goes along FR-132 crossing private property (darker green on the map). Stay on the road from PARK to ROAD ROCKS waypoints to avoid trespassing.

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): Joseph Marino  
Hike Class: C (Challenging)
Hike Distance: 8.9 mi
Min Elevation: 7728 ft
Elevation Change: ft
Total Uphill: 895 ft
Total Downhill: 895 ft
Avg Grade: 7%
Route Type: InOut
Drive Time 1W: 1:30
Drive Distance RT: 150 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 13 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.

Advice: Please review the hike information above. Make a point to check the rating (A, B, C, D or E), distance, elevation gain and total uphill stats and compare them to your hiking abilities. For the safety and enjoyment of all hikers it is important that you only attend hikes within your ability. If you have any questions about the hike, contact the hike leader (see above) before the hike.

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