A quick hike to explore the trails in the winter weather. At this time, we are unaware of what the trail conditions will be like on Saturday, use your best judgement in determining if you are comfortable/capable of hiking on possibly icy and slippery trails.
Route: Unpaved trails. Exact route dependent on trail conditions
Length: Approx. 3 - 5 miles
Duration: Approximately 1 1/2 - 2 hours.
Surface: *CAUTION! Possibly wet, icy, snow covered and slippery! Grasses, soil, occasionally gravel/small rocks.
Conditions: Some elevation changes.
Difficulty: Moderate *Please FIRST check with your doctor (BEFORE RSVP'ing "YES") if you are concerned about your physical capabilities/limitations.
Hike Time: Meetup outside the Visitor's center at or before 11:00 A.M.. We will start hiking right at 11:00 Am
Scenery: Woods, lakes, snow, tourists.
Amenities: Free parking in the park, no sticker required.
Weather: At this time, looks to be about the 20's.
Recommended: Wear comfortable hiking foot gear with good traction (consider bringing snowshoes, yaktracks or stablicers), water, snack, clothing appropriate for the chilly/wet weather and activity level.
Please, No Kids, No Dogs, No +1's: Only registered members of Twin Cities Hiking Meetup may attend this hike.