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Monday, 7/22/2019, Hiking/trail run Hogback Loop

Hike/trail run the hogback loop in north Boulder. Nice loop not well shaded, so let's get out early.Once we head north and cross Lee Hill Dr. a dirt path will lead us to the trail.Should take 1-1.5 hours

Leader: Carrie Bielen Simon
Type: Hike, Trail mileage: 2.5, Pace: Moderate, Elevation Gain: 816
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Wednesday, 7/24/2019, Awesome Wednesday Evening (AWE) Hike

Join us for a fun, moderate paced evening social hike.  We’ll hike up the steeper west ridge of Mt Sanitas then down the east on Dakota ridge. Some will bring snacks to share during our break on top. To better track participation, please register ahead of time for this trip but it is  also OK to just show up at the carpool or trailhead location. Come prepared for any weather with good footwear, rain jacket, headlamp or flashlight.  There will be an optional after-hike food and drink at a nearby restaurant if still feeling sociable!    

Leader: Diana Dear
Type: Hike, Trail mileage: 4, Pace: Moderate, Elevation Gain: 850
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Friday, 7/26/2019, Heart Lake Backpack

From East Portal, we hike west along the South Boulder Creek Trail.We will set up camp in the vicinity of Roger's Pass Lake / Heart Lake.The trip offers great views of James Peak and the continental divide. This season should also be excellent for wild flower viewing. On the 2nd day we will head out for a day hike, possibly James Peak if the weather cooperates.On the 3rd day we'll break camp and head back down to the East Portal Trailhead.

Leader: Christopher Marotta
Type: Backpack, Trail mileage: 9, Pace: Moderate, Elevation Gain: 2000
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Wednesday, 7/31/2019, Awesome Wednesday Evening (AWE) Hike

Some will bring snacks to share during our break midway.

Leader: Jen Pruchnik
Type: Hike, Trail mileage: 3.6, Pace: Moderate, Elevation Gain: 1200
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Wednesday, 8/7/2019, Awesome Wednesday Evening (AWE) Hike

Join us for a fun, moderately-paced evening social hike up to the First and Second Flatiron. As always in Summer, conditions vary widely, so come prepared for any weather.  You MUST have good footwear, rain jacket, backup clothing in case of weather changes, and a headlamp or flashlight..  Bring an optional snack --  either  for yourself or to share for the top.       AFTER-HIKE SOCIALIZING / MEAL:  Optional after-hike food and/or drink at a nearby restaurant.  

Leader: Diana Dear
Type: Hike, Trail mileage: 3, Pace: Moderate, Elevation Gain: 950
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Wednesday, 8/14/2019, Awesome Wednesday Evening (AWE) Hike

Some will bring snacks to share during our break midway..

Leader: Connie Schwab
Type: Hike, Trail mileage: 5, Pace: Moderate, Elevation Gain: 750
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Wednesday, 8/21/2019, Awesome Wednesday Evening (AWE) Hike

Some will bring snacks to share during our break midway.

Leader: Rebecca Ruttenberg
Type: Hike, Trail mileage: 5, Pace: Moderate, Elevation Gain: 750
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Saturday, 9/7/2019, Årestua Hut: Season Preparation, 11,000’


Leader: David Miller
Type: Stewardship, Trail mileage: 3, Pace: Moderate, Elevation Gain: 800
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Wednesday, 9/11/2019, Awesome Wednesday Evening (AWE) Hike

Some will bring snacks to share during our break midway, and

Leader: Connie Schwab
Type: Hike, Trail mileage: 3, Pace: Casual, Elevation Gain: 600
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