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9 AM - Calico Basin Easy 3-4 miles
EASY Hike [masked] hours) -- Calico Basin -- Difficulty: 1½ (easy) Total Distance: 3 (or 4.5) miles -- Hourly weather http://www.intellicast.com/Local/Hourly.aspx?location=USNV0008 This hike will also be posted with the Las Vegas Trail Seekers Meetup group. Hike starts from Red Springs picnic area near the parking lot on the edge of Calico Basin. The turnoff from H-159 (West Charleston) is one mile before (east of) the Red Rock entrance (see location link below). Calico Basin is NOT part of the official Red Rock loop. You will not pass through any fee gates. This is a relatively "easy" hike with minimal scrambling. It may last up to 3+ hours. This hike is for beginners and for those not interested in the faster pace or longer distance of other hikes. Pace will be set by the group. Adults, children age 12+, and well-behaved dogs (on leash) are welcome. Friendly chat is also welcome but please: no national politics or religion. Small Location Area Map -- https://goo.gl/maoeFh Expandable Closeup Aerial Map -- https://goo.gl/MVdHXs Calico Basin Satellite View -- https://goo.gl/jRrriR Photo - Canyon Valley Path Below -- https://goo.gl/ht2Txz • What to bring + (optional) Water, hiking shoes (snacks, sunglasses, hat, sun block, camera, hiking stick) NOTE: especially in winter, if possible, check your email or the web site an hour or less before start time for possible cancellation, weather-related or otherwise. This hike was reduced from 4.5 miles to 3 miles. Organizer may choose to split this hike into two groups or extend it back to 4.5 miles. http://xRadio.us for smartphones & PCs - compact 250 station jukebox http://www.newcityvegas.com - Las Vegas resources for residents and visitors https://www.meetup.com/Las-Vegas-Tennis - Las Vegas / Henderson tennis

Red Springs Picnic Area at Calico Basin

CALICO DR AT CALICO BASIN RD · Las Vegas, NV

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This is an awesome group of people that love to just get out and do things. We walk, hike, get outdoors, explore and find funs stuff to do in our community. We're into fun adventures,not extreme thrills! We're willing to try most new things at least once. Twice if it was fun! Come join us and lets find adventures THIS GROUP ROCKS! COME FIND OUT FOR YOURSELF. What makes us different from other hiking groups? We don't pre-set a pace.We hike to our own tune, and that pace is adjusted according to our participants. We don't charge $1 for hikes or ask for tips either... ( Guinness is always welcome though) Interested in more or longer hikes for you and your pooch? Check out this awesome group: http://www.meetup.com/doghikingvegas DISCLAIMER: By being a member of this group you hereby agree to assume all risks and liability related to or resulting from any and all group functions. You agree that neither you nor any third party will hold any of the group's leaders, officers, or representatives liable for any injury, loss, or damage to your own person or any members of your family, friends, acquaintances, children, pets, or property, arising directly or as a consequence from a group activity. You also agree that your membership of this group is based on an "at will" basis. Be sure to check out our "About Us pages for more info. To check weather for your Activity: Mt. Charleston Lodge: http://www.weatherforyou.com/weather/Nevada... (http://www.weatherforyou.com/weather/Nevada/Mount%20Charleston.html) Lake Mead http://aws.admin.weatherbug.com/stationOb.a... (http://aws.admin.weatherbug.com/stationOb.asp?id=LAKMD) Red Rock http://www.weather.com/weather/local/NVRRCN... (http://www.weather.com/weather/local/NVRRCNRA:13?from=dayDetails_topnav_undeclared)

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