June Calendar 2016

June 7, Evening hike up Ben Stewart. Meet at the Eaglecrest parking lot at 6PM rain or shine. Look for Carl

June 18 The club plans a solstice hike at night on Clark’s Traverse (Gastineau-Roberts-Sheep-Clark-Perseverance Trail). Carl is leading a hike on June 18-19 at night. There is close to a full moon and it is three days away from solstice. The sun will set and rise without getting completely dark, especially on a mountain top. The traverse should take about 8 hours. We plan to start in the evening and by done by about 4 AM.  Contact Carl by Saturday at 6PM if you are interested.  723-9323

aDSCF0025 (2) Hawthorne Peak, May 2014

June 22. Rope and rappelling skills practice. Cliffs on Fritz Cove Road. Pete Boyd is leading a practice of rappelling skills including more advanced ways of backing up your rap. You will need a harness and ATC at a minimum. Contact Pete by 7PM June 21st prb518@gmail.com . He needs to know in advance how many people are coming. This is weather dependent.

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June 28. Evening hike up Salmon Creek.  Meet at the Salmon Creek trailhead at 6PM rain or shine. Look for Pete.

Future Plans. We discussed a trip to Split Thumb this summer, an overnighter to Upper Nugget Basin this summer, an overnighter to Mount Ernest Gruening this summer, and a climbing/ski trip up Mount Wrather next winter. The dates for these have not been set. ???????????????????????????????

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