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Date Friday  5/10/2013
End Date Sunday  5/12/2013
Group Denver
Event Title Southeastern Adventure #2 Carrizo Canyon Picture Canyon
Start Time 9:30 AM
Status Approved
Leader Dorothea Frohner
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants 12
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Casual
Classification Moderate BI
Trail Mileage 10
Elevation Gain 1000
Driving Distance 600


We'll drive to Lamar, have lunch there at City Park and drive on to Carrizo Canyon.  Meeting place will be at my house (179 S. Pearl Street, Denver) where there is plenty of parking

For more info Contact  My home " is 303-777-2721. Please do not call after 9:00.


Lelt's visit 2 interesting canyons in SE Colorado.  We'll drive to Lamar on Friday morning and have lunch there at City Park.  From there we'll drive to Springfield and into the Comanche National Grassland.  Car camping at Carrizo Canyon Picnic Area.  check out the short hike along the creek and look for petroglyphs.  Saturday morning, drive to Picture Canyon and hike a 9 mile loop through canyons and over the plateau.  Drive back to camp.  On the way home on Sunday, we might check Bent's Old Ford and/or The Sandcreek Maasacre site. 


Please note that once we leave Lamar, there is no water or food  available..  Bring enough for 2 nights and 3 days.

Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.