01 May Signature Event Sunday Excursion Option: Nature Hike with Janet Manning
- June 24, 2018
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Join fellow Boettcher Scholar alumna, Janet Manning, on a beautiful three-hour alpine wildflower hike at Mt. Goliath (a part of Mt. Evans). Janet, a 1965 Boettcher Scholar, has served as a Denver Botanic Gardens guide for 20 years and will teach participants about the ecology along the trail while looking at the tiny gorgeous flowers and majestic vistas.
Please bring water and appropriate clothing and shoes for the hike and Colorado’s changing weather. Feel free to bring hiking poles and snacks. Trail elevation is 12,000 feet, and middle- school-age children and older are welcome.
Sunday, June 24, 9 a.m. at the trailhead
Location: Dos Chappell Nature Center, Mt. Evans Road, Evergreen, CO 80439 (approximately an hour drive from Denver)
Cost: The only expense is driving and a $10 fee per vehicle to access Mt Evans Road to be paid at pay station.
Capacity: 15 people
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