Description: Come join us for some easy prairie hiking with mountain & city views as we do a perimeter walk in the foothills just S of Calgary. Formerly a ranch, the rolling terrain of Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area is now conserved as a nature preserve, a habitat for native plants & animals.
Bring your hiking gear & your lunch for this 9 km country stroll (236 m of cumulative elevation gain & loss).
Notice of Cancellation: The trip leader(s) will contact registered participants if the trip is cancelled or postponed. Registrants are asked to change their RSVP if they have a change of plan.
Event Location/Destination: Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area (https://goo.gl/maps/rcjg6hpnBS67v2PH9) but parking is limited so we carpool from Pfanntastic Pannenkoek Haus - breakfast at 8AM anyone? Let me know.
Driving Distance: 30 km one-way ($5 carpool fee suggested)
What to bring: See the appropriate standard Day Trips checklist on the Club website under Resources/.
Event Difficulty Level: Easy (gently rolling grassy terrain, relaxed pace, under 10 km)
Guest policy: Guests are welcome to 'try us out' on a couple of events. Do fill out a Guest Waiver (http://calgaryskiclub.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Calgary-Ski-Club-Informed-Consent-and-Assumption-of-Risk-Agreement-.pdf) & bring it to the trip leader each time.