Sandia Crest Trail Hike Register

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Sat, Aug 14, 2021  8:45 AM  - 12:00 PM  (Local Time)

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Sandia Crest Trail Hike

Saturday, August 14: Sandia North Crest Trail Hike. If youve never hiked in the Sandias this is an excellent way to see what youve been missing. If youve spent a lot of time in the Sandias, this is another opportunity to enjoy this special place. This three-hour long outing is approximately 3.0 miles round trip with 250 feet of elevation gain. Meet at the Sandia Crest Parking lot at the upper terminus of NM-536 at 8:45 a.m. Well depart from the Sandia crest parking lot and proceed along the crest trail with several stops to enjoy stunning views all the way to the continental divide. We'll cover tips for safely hiking in the mountains, view wild flowers, and take a break at the upper tram station. Sponsored by the Military Outdoors Program and everyone is welcome. Appropriate for children over 12 with parent or legal guardian. Masks are optional. No dogs, please. RSVP at the link below, contact the listed leader if you have questions. Trip Leader: Terry Owen, 505-301-4349, teowen@comcast.netLevel: Easy-ModerateLocation: East of AlbuquerqueSign up: www.riograndesierraclub.org/calendar

701 Sandia Crest Rd., Sandia Park, NM 87047, USA

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Organized By: Central New Mexico Group

Location: 701 Sandia Crest Rd., Sandia Park, NM 87047, USA

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Event Organizers:
Terry Owen
   teowen@comcast.net
   (505) 286-7881

Saturday, August 14:  Sandia North Crest Trail Hike.  If you’ve never hiked in the Sandias this is an excellent way to see what you’ve been missing. If you’ve spent a lot of time in the Sandias, this is another opportunity to enjoy this special place. This three-hour long outing is approximately 3.0 miles round trip with 250 feet of elevation gain. Meet at the Sandia Crest Parking lot at the upper terminus of NM-536 at 8:45 a.m. We’ll depart from the Sandia crest parking lot and proceed along the crest trail with several stops to enjoy stunning views all the way to the continental divide. We’ll cover tips for safely hiking in the mountains, view wild flowers, and take a break at the upper tram station. Sponsored by the Military Outdoors Program and everyone is welcome. Appropriate for children over 12 with parent or legal guardian. No dogs, please. RSVP at the link below, contact the listed leader if you have questions. 
Trip Leader: Terry Owen, 505-301-4349teowen@comcast.net
Level: Easy-Moderate
Location: East of Albuquerque
Sign up: www.riograndesierraclub.org/calendar
 

Level: Moderate(Easy-Moderate)

Cost: There is no cost for this outing. There is a $3 amenity fee to park at the crest payable by cash or smartphone app.

Signup Instructions: Sign up at: www.riograndesierraclub.org/calendar

Bring: Water, snacks, sunscreen

Signup Restrictions: No dogs please. Children over 12 with parent or legal guardian are welcome.

Carpool: Carpooling is encouraged with appropriate Covid-19 precautions.

Note: Carpool transportation is at the sole risk of the participants.

Cancellation Policy: Heavy rain cancels

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