Rough and Ready Hill hike


It is time to do Rough and Ready, the volcanic low hills at the west side of Las Cruces. This is a rather easy hike suitable to most levels of hikers.

What: Hiking Rough and Ready Hills

When: Sun, Nov 17

Meeting Place: US Post Office, 3800 West Picacho Avenue, Las Cruces, NM

Meeting Time: 9:00 am

Difficulty: Easy to moderate

Length: ~3 miles

Type: Partially off trail

Hiking time: 4 hours

Bring: Plenty of water, snacks, sunblock, hat

Cost: None for hike.

After: We may put up a vote for a restaurant for lunching

Other: This is the second time I'm leading this hike. And I did this hike a few times before that. So, I am qualified as an 'old hand' on this. And it is supposed to be a perfect sunny day, with the temperature just about right (70° F high).