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Hike & Learn: Scenic Vistas of the Monument Expansion with Dr. Michael Park...

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Gresham Room, Ashland Library

410 Siskiyou Boulevard

Ashland, OR 97520

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On Friday, join hike leader and biologist, Dr. Michael Parker, in the Gresham Room at the Ashland Library. Dr. Parker will discuss the biodiversity of the monument and the importance of protecting the areas that we might observe on Saturday.

On Saturday morning (7/15, 8:30-1pm), Dr. Parker will lead a hike into Vulture Rock to take in some scenic vistas. He will then lead participants to other view points along Surveyor Mountain as time permits.

Hike Duration: about 4-5 hours. Length: 2-4 miles depending on number of stops.

Level: Moderate to Hard. There will be some elevation change, some easy scrambling (optional) and limited trail access.

On the day of the hike:

  • Be sure to bring a sense of adventure.
  • Wear comfortable hiking shoes
  • Bring plenty of water
  • Bring lunch and snacks
  • Additional items: Hat, Sunscreen, Walking Sticks, Binoculars, Hand Lens
  • Bring layers

Be considerate of the group and meet on time at the designated location.

Practice hike ethics and leave no trace. Learn more.

Limited facilities. Facilities will not be available at many of the stops on Saturday.

Directions: To carpool, meet at 8:30 am in the Shop n’ Kart parking lot (corner of Ashland Street and Tolman Creek Road) Park at the west end, near the Oil Stop.

Come and enjoy the talk, even if you are not going on the hike.

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Gresham Room, Ashland Library

410 Siskiyou Boulevard

Ashland, OR 97520

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