Palo Duro Senior Center – Saturday Hiking Group
Sandstone Bluffs Long Loop – El Malpais
Sat, 2020-01-25 @ 8:45 AM
HIKE CHANGE NOTICE
Variation: If the trail is messy, I will change this hike to an in-and-out concluding at the Arch Top.
Highlights: Views of El Malpais lava flows; petroglyphs, great Sandstone Arch.
Web Page: Click here to go to the hike web page where you may view the hike map, trailhead directions, how to do the actual hike, and download the hike GPS files.
Hike Leader(s): Carl Gervais
Van Driver(s): Carl Gervais
Hike Class: B (Moderate)
Hike Distance: 5 mi
Min Elevation: 6670 ft
Elevation Change: ft
Total Uphill: 380 ft
Total Downhill: 380 ft
Avg Grade: 5%
Route Type: CCW Loop
Drive Time 1W: 1:15
Drive Distance RT: 160 mi
Times: We will meet at 8:45 AM and leave at 9:00 AM
Sign up/Pay: Call the Palo Duro Senior Center at 505-888-8102 to sign up and reserve a seat. Signup starts 14 days before the day of the hike. If, after making a reservation, you cannot attend the hike please call and cancel so that other hikers can participate. Please be sure to bring your membership card; otherwise, you will be turned away. If you’re on the waitlist, keep calling the center to find out if you can go.
Advice: Please review the hike information above. Make a point to check the rating (A, B, C, D or E), distance, elevation gain and total uphill stats and compare them to your hiking abilities. For the safety and enjoyment of all hikers it is important that you only attend hikes within your ability. If you have any questions about the hike, contact the hike leader (see above) before the hike.
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