Announcing a new Meetup for Weekend Hikers...Plus!
What: Dayhike Garden of the Gods
When: Saturday, April 24,[masked]:00 AM
Garden of the Gods
1805 N 30th St
Colorado Springs, CO 80904
Directions to the Dry Creek park-n-ride: From I-25 and E Dry Creek Rd., head west on E Dry Creek Rd to the light at S Chester St. Be in the far left lane. Make a u-turn at the light. Now heading east get into the far right lane. In maybe 100 yards the lane vears off for a right hand turn. Now take the left lane that turns up into the park-n-ride. We?ll leave from this park-n-ride at 9:00. Please be on time!!!!
Directions to the Garden of the Gods: From I-25:
Take Exit #146 (Garden of the Gods Road)
Go West (towards the mountains) for 2.5 miles
Turn Left onto 30th Street
The Visitor & Nature Center will be on the left (a little over a mile)
The hike: CHAMBERS/BRETAG/PALMER TRAIL is a moderate, 3 mile circle with less than a 250 foot rise. Nearly circling the entire Park, this trail covers rolling, rocky terrain away from the traffic. We will at least do this trail and maybe another one as well.
Dogs are allowed on a 6 foot leash.
Learn more here:http://hiking.meetup.com/351/calendar/13009681/