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Date Friday  2/1/2019
End Date
Group Denver
Event Title High Line Canal #10 Segment 10
Start Time 9:00 AM
Status Approved
Leader Dorothea Frohner
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants No tickets left
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Casual
Classification Easy A
Trail Mileage 6
Elevation Gain 100
Driving Distance n/a

Location

On this segment we'll walk along the Cherry Creek golf course and along Fairmount Cemetery, which is the second largest user of water from the Canal. Then we will enter Aurora and cross Expo Park south of Alameda.

We'll meet at 11275 E. Dakota Ave, Aurora, CO. Please park on Lansing, just east of the park and a church. From here we will carpool to the beginning of the hike at Cherry Creek and HLC by the golf course.



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.




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