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Evening Hike - Apex Park

Pat@pat10

Apex Park - Golden, CO
121 Heritage Rd

Sat, May 4, 2019 at 12:00 AM - 2:15 AM

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Let's get the blood pumping by hiking a few trails in Apex Park. We will hike Apex, Sluicebox, Pick-N-Sledge, and Argos Trails. We should be able to see the Pink Moon rise as we are hiking. CONTACTS: Pat: (937) 231-9307 Bernard: (303) 229-2419 ATTENDEE LIMIT: 25 Hikers Sunset: 7:57 pm Park Curfew: 8:57 pm MEET: at 6:00, we will start at 6:05 pm. WHAT TO BRING: Appropriate gear (jacket, water, HEADLAMP, etc). There may be snow, slush, ice, and mud in areas. As Disco says during the first 10 seconds of this clip: http://thetrailshow.com/?powerpress_pinw=300-podcast "We're talking about dirt, mud, blood, and guts" DISTANCE/GAIN: 4.3 mi RT with 961 ft. total elevation gain (Level: moderate). We will hike Apex, Sluicebox, Pick-N-Sledge, and Argos Trails. DOGS: Well behaved dogs are welcome. Dogs must be leashed. Dog owners must clean up pet excrement, per Jefferson County Open Space Regulations (https://www.jeffco.us/DocumentCenter/View/8982). MAP: https://www.jeffco.us/DocumentCenter/View/9361 DISCLAIMER: Hiking is risky. Every year people are hurt and killed because they go beyond their abilities, get lost, or bring the wrong gear. I am not a professional guide. You are responsible for yourself. By signing up for this hike you acknowledge that you are solely responsible for your own safety and will do the necessary research to understand the conditions of this hike and the gear and conditioning required. And lastly, anyone choosing to hike with our group should carry personal medical insurance and a CORSAR (Colorado Outdoor Recreation Search and Rescue) card (https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/dola/search-and-rescue-fund) in case of an emergency. Après-HIKE: After the hike, you are welcome to join us at: Wrigley's Bar and Grill (http://wrigleyschicagobar.net/) 18200 W. Colfax Ave Golden CO 80401