Las Conchas Trail Hike along the Jemez River East Fork.
Date and Time:
Fri, May 15, 2020 8:45 AM
- 2:00 PM
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Organized By: Central New Mexico Group
Location: Safelite (Sprint) Blvd @ Home Depot, Rio Rancho, NM 87144, USA
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Friday, May 15: Las Conchas Trail Hike along the Jemez River East Fork. Meet at 8:45 a.m. at Home Depot in Bernalillo, 7700 Highway 550 at the North West corner of the parking lot. Carpooling encouraged as there is limited parking at the trail head on Highway 4. Recommended carpool driver donation is $15.This five-hour long outing includes one hour of driving each way from departure point, along the lovely winding mountain Highway 4 with a photo stop at the Gilman tunnels and waterfall. Then we will lunch together after the hike at Los Ojos in Jemez Springs. This easy pine forest hike alongside the mountain stream is approximately 3 miles round trip with 50 feet of elevation gain. You can find this hike listed as a Bonus Hike on page 217 of the ”60 Hikes Within 60 Miles” 3rd edition, by David Ryan and Steven Ausherman. Join us for a dose of nature and camaraderie. Bring your own water, and wear outer layers as the mountain air may be chilly. This hike is appropriate for children over 12 accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. No dogs. Sponsored by the Military Outdoors Program and we welcome everyone. Register at the link below no later than April 18. Trip Leader: June Parsons, 832-723-4533, email@example.comTrip Co-Leader: Terry Owen, 505-301-4349, firstname.lastname@example.org Level: EasyLocation: Jemez Mountains, North of Jemez Springs
Cost: There is no cost for this outing.
Signup Instructions: Register at the link provided no later than April 18.
Bring: Water, snacks, other health and comfort items as desired.
Signup Restrictions: No dogs please.
Carpool: Carpooling encouraged as there is limited parking at the trail head on Highway 4
Note: Carpool transportation is at the sole risk of the participants.
Cancellation Policy: Heavy rain cancels