Canon City: Grape Creek Wilderness Study Area Hike
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Canon City: Grape Creek Wilderness Study Area Hike Register

Date and Time:
Sat, Apr 1, 2017  9:00 AM  - 3:30 PM  (Local Time)

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04/01/2017 9:00 AM 04/01/2017 3:30 PM Canon City: Grape Creek Wilderness Study Area Hike This moderate 5-mile hike, with about 600 feet of elevation gain, will visit Susie's Ridge, a seldom-visited area to the west of the Grape Creek Wilderness Study Area that is as wild as anything inside it. This area has been identified by Wild Connections as "lands with wilderness characteristics" suitable for management as wilderness. Learn about the Bureau of Land Management's ongoing Resource Management Plan and the possibility of citizen action to protect areas adjacent to designated wilderness study areas, possibly for ultimate inclusion in a designated wilderness. Hike times listed are trailhead to trailhead times. 38.32033400,-105.43466500 Jim Lockhart jlock@datawest.net MM/DD/YYYY amOUuwqNAzpGSXwtHmnd12740

Organized By: Pikes Peak Group

Location: Cody Park Rd, Cotopaxi, CO 81223, USA
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Event Organizer:
Jim Lockhart
jlock@datawest.net
(719) 385-0045

 Grape Creek Wilderness Study Area (WSA), south of Royal Gorge, is part of a larger roadless area.  This moderate 5-mile hike, with about 600 feet of elevation gain, will visit Susie’s Ridge, a seldom-visited area to the west of the WSA that is as wild as anything inside it.  This area has been identified by Wild Connections as “lands with wilderness characteristics” suitable for management as wilderness.  Learn about the Bureau of Land Management’s ongoing Resource Management Plan and the possibility of citizen action to protect areas adjacent to designated wilderness study areas, possibly for ultimate inclusion in a designated wilderness.
Maximum 15 participants. For more trip and carpool information and to register, contact Jim Lockhart at 719-385-0045 or jlock@datawest.net.

Level: Moderate

Signup Instructions: For more trip and carpool information and to register, contact Jim Lockhart at 719-385-0045 or jlock@datawest.net.

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