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Date Tuesday  5/14/2013
End Date Tuesday  5/14/2013
Group Denver
Event Title Mt. Falcon Wildflower Hike
Start Time 8:30 AM
Status Complete
Leader Nancy Kranzow
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants 1
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Casual
Classification Difficult A
Trail Mileage 6
Elevation Gain 1200
Driving Distance 0

Location

Mt. Falcon Open Space Park - East Entrance.  Meet at trailhead parking lot.  (If there is anyone who will be taking a bus, let leader know, and I can meet you at the Hampden and Wadsworth Park n Ride at 8:15 a.m.)  East entrance to Mt. Falcon Park is available from CO Hwy. 8, south of Morrison (Hwy. 8 can also be accessed from Highway 285).  Turn west on Forest Avenue (follow the brown park signs) and north on Vine Ave.

For more info Contact

Phone:  303-914-0548 (no texting); email:  wanderwoman2@msn.com

Details

On-trail hike from east entrance of Mt. Falcon Park up Castle Trail to Summer White House site.  Return by Castle/Turkey Trot trails.  Leader is amateur interested in wildflowers and native plants.  Hike at casual pace, stopping to identify and discuss various wildflowers.

Notes

If you have a wildflower guide book, please bring it along.  If you have a hand lens for looking at flowers, please bring it along.  This is not a class, but a wildflower hike :-)

Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.