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Date Wednesday  1/9/2019
End Date
Group Denver
Event Title High Line Canal #7 Segment 7
Start Time 9:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Dorothea Frohner
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants 2
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Casual
Classification Easy A
Trail Mileage 5
Elevation Gain 100
Driving Distance n/a

Location

On this segment we'll take a breather from the long walks and do a 5 miler through Greenwood Village. Here we'll see how the HLC is getting its new life as a stormwater run-off diverter and tree water deliverer. How the canal handles the water in this pilot study could affect how it will be used in the future.



For more info Contact

Dorothea Frohner

cell: 720-329-1050 (texting only)

home: 303-777-2721

Dorothea.2008@live.com



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P.S. The High Line canal starts in Waterton Canyon and meanders through the metro area all the way to DIA. The walk2connect.com is walking the whole 71 miles one segment at the time - 14 of them. Each segment has its own history and views. Check it out if your interested.



 



Also check out the High Line Canal Conservancy and Denver Water for more information.



A recommended book: The Thunder Tree: Lessons from an Urban Wildland by Robert Michael Pyle, 1993.



 




Notes

Bring snacks, water, warm clothing and micro spikes as it might be icy on parts of the trail.




Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.