Important Information:

✳️ All hikes subject to change due to weather or trail conditions. 
✳️ Make sure you have a full gas tank ready!
✳️ Adventure pass needed where applicable
✳️ Please read ALL the general requirements and guidelines which apply to this hiKe on this event page!

LEVELS:

Beginner-Moderate
Easy hiKes, approximately 3-5 miles round trip, moderate pace, with possible low to moderate inclines. Intended for first time hiKers with an active life style, teen, some children and some dogs

Intermediate
These hikes are a step up from Moderate and can vary from 8-10 miles in length and done at a more moderate pace. In addition to the length, hikers should be prepared for potentially difficult terrain, possibly with the need to use hands to keep balance. As well, additional factors such as trailblazing, exploration, inclement weather, and crossing heavy streams may be a part of these types of hikes.

HOW DO I PARTICIPATE WITH THE GROUP ON THIS HIKE?
1. Like our page
2. Read all the HiKe’s Details on this event page.
3. Make sure that the HiKe Level accommodates your hiKing experience.
4. If, and only if it suits you, then RSVP for this event and show up the day of the hiKe with all necessary gear and water (we mention everything you need on the details page for this hiKe).
5. ONLY invite your friends that you think can do this hiKe.

NOTES FROM THE HIKE COORDINATOR:
* If you have plans on splitting from the group, please don’t attend this hiKe.
* If you have time constraints, please don’t attend this hiKe.
* Please note there is some moderate incline on this trail.
* Pack enough water for this trail
** Strollers are not permitted
** Dogs allowed

RECOMMENDED:
Gatorade (2 liters)
Lunch
Snacks
Sun screen
Sun Glasses
Cap/hat

Flash light
Extra pair of socks

A WATER CHECK WILL BE PERFORMED.
*For your safety and the safety of the group, ff you do not take enough water or are not appropriately equipped for this hike, you will be turned away from doing this hiKe with us even if you show up.

IS IT DOG-FRIENDLY? Some trails are Dog Friendly!
For the safety of others please make sure your pets are also people and (other) pet friendly - no exceptions! You must pick up after your dog.

We will highlight which trails are Dog Friendly. And carry a small container to give them water.

MY FRIEND SAID I COULD DO THIS HIKE; I SHOULD BE ABLE TO DO IT, RIGHT:
Contrary to popular belief, you know your body and hiKing experience better than your friends. Whether you are a first-timer or an experienced hiKer, please read our hiKe details page, as the hiKe may not suite your experience level. We will have a better experience if every hiKe has hiKers of the intended level.

Please take the time to check out the event page on Facebook for informational pieces leading up to the hiKe. If you do not have a smart phone or are not on Facebook, it is your responsibility to gain access to the event page on Facebook, at least the night before or morning of, and check if any UPDATES have been made. It is your responsibility

DISCLAIMER: HiKing-with-Friends and its Coordinators, Leads, and Support Team do not take responsibility for any harm, bodily injury, accidents, or damage to personal property. By clicking "Attending," or attending the hiKe, you confirm that you understand that all outdoor activities such as hiKing, backpacking, and trekking have an associated danger, and will not hold HiKing-with-Friends and its Coordinators, Leads, and Support Team responsible for any hazard to your we’ll being. Additionally, you will not be allowed to participate with the group if you are not adequately prepared with enough water and the right gear / equipment / nutrition essential to complete the hiKe. You are fully responsible for yourself

PHOTO/VIDEO CONSENT WAIVER:
By Attending our hiKes you grant permission to HiKing-with-Friends to use photographs and/ or video taken of you during this event for use in publications, website, and other forms of media without notifying you. You hereby waive any right to inspect or approved the finished photograghs or printed electronic matter that may be used in conjunction with them now or in the future, whether that use is known to me or unknown, and I waive any right to royalties or other compensation arising from or related to the use of the photogragh(s) and/ or video.

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Not only will you gain physical benefits from hiKing, but you will be able to enjoy beautiful views, discover new places, meet new and friendly people, gain peace of mind, gain balance in life and you will discover that you can be happier! :)