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Date Friday  7/18/2014
End Date Sunday  7/20/2014
Group State CMC
Event Title Castle Peaks WSA - GPS Mapping
Start Time 6:00 PM
Status Complete
Leader Julie Mach
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants 6
Type Trip
Trip Type Stewardship
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Location

Castle Peak Wilderness Study Area, BLM Colorado River Valley Field Office

5 miles North of Wolcott, CO



For more info Contact

Stewardship@cmc.org


Details

Brush up on your GPS and mapping skills in the third year of this project with the BLM!  Volunteers will be hiking through the Wilderness Study Area to help plot routes and assist with Travel Management Planning.  No experience necessary, project is open to the public, all training will be provided.

CMC will provide food, group camping gear, project leadership and travel from Golden.  Trip will leave Friday afternoon and return Sunday evening.  Local participants can join us at the project site!


Please come prepared with the following personal gear. The BLM will help to shuttle gear up to the camping location but you will not have regular access to a vehicle during the weekend so treat this as a backcountry camping location.
Long Pants
Sturdy boots
Work Gloves
Sunglasses
Layered Clothing
Raingear
Hat
Sunscreen
Bug spray
Water bottles (3L)
Backpack
Tent
Sleeping bag/pad
Pillow
Toiletries
Plate, bowl & utensils
Specialty food/snacks
Optional:
Camera
GPS Device
Book
Deck of Cards

CMC will provide the following group gear:
Food: 2 lunches, 2 dinners, 2 breakfasts
Cookware
Stoves/fuel
Water
Group Shelter/tarp
First Aid-Kits
All project tools/equipment

Other info:
a. Bathroom facilities. This project will require use of wag-bags and all waste must be packed out. The crew leader will provide instruction on Leave No Trace principles and proper hygiene when using these facilities.
b. Cell service – unreliable
c. Bring a friend! We have a few slots still available so please let me know if you have a friend interested in joining us!



Notes





Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.