Announcing a new meeting for The Eugene Camping & Hiking Meetup Group!
What: Skinner Butte
When: Saturday, March 15, 11:00 AM
Where: Click the link below to find out!
Who should come: Hike up to the summit, check out whats up there and then home by lunch
Why: a friendly little group of hikers that meet every other week
Meeting Description: Here is an easy location: Skinner Butte just north of downtown. There is a hiking entrance on Shelton Mcmurphey Blvd at the south end of the park just east and downhill from the Shelton Mcmurphey House.
Here is a link showing the park : http://www.eugene-or.gov/imageserver/apps/content/pos/images/skinnerbutte.jpg
Here is a link for directions: http://maps.google.com/maps?f=d&hl=en&geocode=2574309901732849430,44.055919,-123.092839&saddr=eugene,+or&daddr=Shelton+Mcmurphey+Blvd+%4044.055919,+-123.092839&mra=pi&mrcr=0&mrsp=1&sz=17&sll=44.055819,-123.092097&sspn=0.003531,0.009978&ie=UTF8&ll=44.056166,-123.094168&spn=0.014125,0.039911&z=15
I've never been up there so i don't really know what to expect, but it looks like there are a few things to check out.
Learn more here:http://camping.meetup.com/162/calendar/7446330/