The Colorado Sierra Club Headwaters Group and Conservation Colorado
will co-host an informative 4-mile hike at Upper Straight Creek.Karn Stiegelmeier
of the Colorado Sierra Club, Headwaters Group will talk about wildflowers in the area.Josh Kuhn
of Conservation Colorado will talk about the proposed Continental Divide Wilderness and Recreation Act, and the nearby Ptarmigan Wilderness expansions.Andy Massell
, Headwaters Group Outings Chair, is coordinating the hike.
Summit County participants will carpool from the Office Max parking lot at 8:30 AM, to meet at the trailhead at 10:00 AM. The 4-mile hike is rated as "moderate" and is about 3 hours long. Well-behaved dogs on leashes are welcome.