Meet at Village Inn parking lot at 8:00 am every Wednesday during summer:
1837 Fremont Dr. Canon City
Upcoming Schedule of Wednesday Hikes
Meet at 8:00 am for October Hikes. November Hikes beginning at 9 AM.
11/27/2019 - Sand Gulch *At
the Village Inn, we will decide where to leave specific cars.
Directions: North on Red Canyon Rd. to the Banks turnoff. This is the last road on the left before Red Canyon Road turns into Shelf Road. We will leave a car at the lower parking lot to be used to transport the drivers of the remaining vehicles back to the top of the road where the hike will begin.
Description: The hike will start at the top of the Banks Campground area and proceed down Sand Creek finishing at the lower campground area a short walk from the lower parking lot. There awesome rocks to navigate around as we proceed down Sand Creek. The views of the dry creek bed and the climbing walls are great.
December 4 Intermann Trail/ Section 16
Leader: Hon Chu
Directions: South through Florence to Wetmore, East to Pueblo Reservoir – follow the signs & leader to park.
Distance/Time to Trailhead: Approx. 45 minutes
Description: 3-4 miles – trail was constructed to follow the conduit that brought water from the river to the “old CF&I Steel Mill’ in Pueblo – an engineering feat, also note the sandstone limestone & shale that were once the bottom of a large shallow, shallow ocean. Nice views of the Arkansas River Valley & Pikes Peak.
December 18 --Print Mines Interpretive Park – Calhan
Leader: Hon Chu
December 25 – Merry Christmas
Tunnel Dr. & Shopping