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Date Wednesday  2/27/2019
End Date
Group Denver
Event Title High Line Canal #14 Segment 14
Start Time 9:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Dorothea Frohner
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants 4
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Casual
Classification Easy A
Trail Mileage 5
Elevation Gain 100
Driving Distance n/a

Location

Northern terminus at Green Valley Ranch: Within eyesight o Denver International Airport, the HLC comes to its end. When it was built, this high prairie areea allowed the Canal tocome to a natural conclusion to its long journey. now, new development sprouts up allowing folks to live close to the airport, something the HLC planners never even imagined.

We'll meet at the end of the segment,  E. 64th and Fundy, Denver, CO. From here we will carpool to the beginning of the hike.



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.