Meet at Village Inn parking before at 9:00 am every Wednesday during October thru March: 

1837 Fremont Dr. Canon City


Upcoming Schedule of Wednesday Hikes 





In compliance with Colorado Public Health Order 20-24, Canñonland Walkers and Hikers have instituted protective safety procedures and guidelines to which we are commited.  We are intent on maintaining our weekly walks and hikes in compliance with Colorado Public Health Orders in  a safe and responsible manner.  Check here for future announcements.  





Note:  Because of the requirements of compliance with  Colorado Public Health Orders it may not always be possible to announce hikes weeks and months in advance as has been our practice.  Please check this space reqularly as upcoming hikes will be posted here as may be. 



APRIL 1ST HIKE --  Penrose Commons Independence Loop. Hwy 50 east to hwy 67, then north about 3 miles to cr123, then east about 10 miles to cr127. Turn north and continue to the Penrose Commons OHV area. Trail follows the Extreme 4wd road approx 1/2 mile and a creek bottom before exiting the canyon and looping back. The distance is about 2 1/2 miles and is mostly moderate except for climbing down or around some big rocks on the extreme section.Minimal elevation gain and loss.  << New text box >>


April 2020 Hikes

April Hike Leaders- Tom Hart & Howard

Remember – Just because you pick the hikes and give the information for them does not mean you have to lead them all.  You can ask for volunteer leaders.


April 1 – Penrose Commons Independence Loop

                    April 8 – YMCA Mountain – west edge of town – 300 ft. gain

                    April 15 – Aiken Canyon – 18 miles north of Penrose 3.7 mile hike 900 elevation


                    April 22- Cottonwood Creek to 12 mile – 6 mile hike

                    April 29 – Shaw Park National Park