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HAPPY HIKERS WINTER 2018-2019
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http://happyhikersanchorage.com/hh/Home.html
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EVENTDAYDATETIME TO MEETPLACE TO MEETALWAYS TEXT/PHONE OR EMAIL THE CONTACT PERSON
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VARIOUS, WILL CHANGE WEEKLYVARIOUS, THESE ARE EXAMPLES
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NO CONTACT
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NO CONTACT: Network with others if you are concerned about if anyone is going Usually 1 1/2 - 2 hours
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HIKEMON10/15/201810:00 AMMeet at the Prospect Trail Head Parking LotNO CONTACT
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SKATINGMON11:00 AMCUDDY, WESTCHESTER OR ?TBA
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HIKETHUR10/18/201810:00 AMMeet at the Shebanof Trail HeadNO CONTACT
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HIKEFRI10/19/201810:00 AMMeet at the BLM Science Center parking lotNO CONTACT
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HIKEMON10/22/201810:00 AMMeet at Chuck Albrecht Ball Fields Parking LotNo Contact
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OTHER ACTIVITIES
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YOGATHURSweekly1:00 PMOPEN Space studioLynne Opstad 5291039 LOpstad@gci.net
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Water walking in lazy riverM /T/ W /T/ Fweekly 1-2 hours8:00 AMH2OasisNO CONTACT
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Water exercise classM / Fweekly 1 hour9:00 AMH2OasisLinda Stafford 5222398
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Water exercise classT/Thweekly 1 hr6:00 PMH2OasisLinda Stafford 5222398
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LOOKING AHEAD
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Most winter hikes will be about 3 hours
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MAIN WEEKLY
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N. FACE AlyesksMON9/17/20189:30 AMCarrs Huffman Sharon z-z ‭(206) 639-4778‬ sharon_zz@hotmail.com
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JUNEAU FALLSWED9/19/2018 ALTERNATIVES 9/22/25/298:00 AM NEED DETAILSKen DePalma traveler@alaska.net 344-1772 home (JUNEAU FALLS)
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DOMEWED9/26/201810:30 AMMeet at the Benny Benson parking lot to carpool to top of Basher. Expect about 2000 feet elev gain, 6 miles RT, steep Contact Maureen directly for additional details and if you plan to join her hike, be sure she has your best contact information in case hike details change.Maureen Peterson 907-306-8973 modee1961@yahoo.com
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BALDY PLATEAUWED10/3/20189:00 AMMeet at Fred Meyer Muldoon OR top of Skyline Drive in Eagle River. Ascend 1000-1500 feet, plan on 3-4 hours RTJudyccaminer@gmail.com 227-4125
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MATANUSKA LAKE TRAILSWED10/10/20189:15 AMMeet Connie at the trail head at 10 am, Anchorage hikers meet at Fred Meyer, Muldoon at 9:15 am to carpool. Farm fields are an easy, mostly flat trail system with some views near Palmer. We can do about 4 miles in a loop or as desired.
Trailhead is at mile 36.4 Glenn Hwy. Turn left into the Matanuska-Susitna State Recreation Area. Gate may or may not be closed; just park outside of it if it's closed. Need state park sticker or $. Contact Connie if more information is needed - RSVP requested.
Connie Lynch 907-317-1008 lynchcg@yahoo.com
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CRAFTER'S FAIRESAT10/13/20189am-
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Kick off the season for handmade arts & crafts, jams and jellies, baked potato lunch w/all the trimmings, etc. First Christian Church
3031 Latouche
Claudette Hixon cchixon3@gmail.com 250-2837
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NORTH BIVOUACWED10/17/201810:00 AMMeet at North Bivouac parking lot off Campbell Airstrip Rd. Expect rolling hills, dirt trails. Plan on 2 1/2 hours. Brenda prefers your questions/RSVP as a text or an email response, please.Brenda McLaughlin Text: 350-3018 or email to: robertmclaugh46@hotmail.com
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TRAVERSE ONE WAY SHEBANOF TO TUDOR PARKING LOT BY BALLFIELDSWED10/24/201811:30 AMShebanof area walk is downhill about 7 miles. PREPOSITION CARS AT END. RSVP BY TUESDAY, OCT 23rd at 3 PM or you are on your own for return transportationJudyccaminer@gmail.com text 9072274125
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WINNER CREEK WED10/31/201810:00 AMgentle hiking Carrs Huffman Row F https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/alaska/winner-creek-trailClaudette Hixon cchixon3@gmail.com 250-2837
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HIKE SNOWSHOE OR SKI ARCHANGEL ROAD WED11/7/201810:00 AMMeet at Fred Meyer Muldoon at 10 am (near Garden Entrance). Bring snow shoes/grippers. Lunch. Walk out Archangel road approx. 2 miles and back. RT about 4 miles. Dress warm.
Lynette King 575-9517 9451tigger@gmail.com
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SNOWSHOE/HIKE PETER'S CREEKWED11/14/201811:30 AMFred Meyer Muldoon park near garden entrance about 7 miles rt out and back http://dnr.alaska.gov/parks/maps/peterscrkvalleyguide.pdf
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SNOWSHOE BIRTHDAY HILLWED11/21/2018NOONShebanof
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SKI SNOWSHOE HIKE GOVERNMENT PEAK RECREATION AREA//INDEPENDENCE MINE AREAWED11/28/201810:00 AMFred Meyer Muldoon Garden entranceBrenda McLaughlin 350-3018 or robertmclaugh46@hotmail.com
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Hiland Mountain Correctional Center Women's String HolidayConcertSAT1:30$30 Centertix http://alaskapac.centertix.net/eventper formances.asp?evt=1032
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MITZVAH MALL ('Mitzvah' is the commandment to do good deeds) SUPPORTS NON-PROFITS - GIVE THE GIFT OF GIVINGSUN12/2/201812-3:00 PMCongregation Beth Sholom, 7525 E. Northern Lights Blvd. Shoppers donate to local, national or international non-profits on behalf of friends, family or others on their holiday gift list.www.frozenchosen.org
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THE PERCH EAGLE RIVERWED12/5/201810:00 AMFred Meyer Muldoon garden entrance easy to moderate 4-5 hoursEllen Kirchner 2270711 jekirc@gci.net
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ARCTIC VALLEY HIKE OR SNOWSHOEWED12/12/201810:00 AMFred Meyer Garden EntranceBrenda McLaughlin 350-3018 or robertmclaugh46@hotmail.com
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SNOWSHOE POTTER to MCHUGHFRI12/14/201811:00 AMPotter Trailhead Seward Highway Bring an ornament to decorate Christmas Tree on the trailbeate@gci.net or text to 907-229-1905
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HIKE ‘PICKETT’ FENCE - LITTLE RABBIT CREEK GREENBELTWED12/19/20181130 AMMeet at DeArmoun GREENERY, EAST OF SEWARD Hwy. on DeArmoun Rd. Pickett hike will be about 3.5 mi. Grippers optional, Easy hike.Claudette Hixon cchixon3@gmail.com 250-2837
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SNOWSHOE SKI HIKE Hatcher PassWED12/26/201810:00 AMFred Meyer Muldoon (near Applebees) at 10 am, Turner's at 10:45 am Merri Rowe rowegunnill@gci.net 3503467
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Buy Chugach State Park Passhttps://dnr.alaska.gov/parks/Passes.cfm
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HIKE/SNOWSHOE FAR NORTH BICENTENNIAL PARKWED1/2/201911:30 AMCampbell Airstrip Parking Lot near bridge off Campbell Airstrip Rd. Challenging adventure off trailKen DePalma traveler@alaska.net 344-1772 home
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CAMPBELL CANYON LOOPWED1/9/201911:30 AMHilltop ski area or N. Bivouac parking area at noon Hilltop ski area 11:15 or N. Bivouac parking area at 11:45. Plan on 3-4 hours with short lunch break. Elevation gain about 1000 feet. Grippers and poles. The last section is a steep downhill. For those with sensitive knees, may be better to end at Drone Parking lot and walk back to cars from there. Judy will point out the hill as we leave Hilltop so people can decide ahead of time. Judyccaminer@gmail.com 227-4125
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Cowling Bingo ParlorSAT1/19/20196:30 PMBring a prize, gift wrapped (recycle any gift you don't want) 12830 Tara Lane, Anchorage, 99516
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INDEPENDENCE MINE AREA, SNOWSHOE OR SKI AROUND MINE BUILDINGSWED1/16/201910:00 AMFred Meyer Muldoon Garden area Charmaine Mire 281-250-2509 h20well@msn.com
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BRIDGE TO BRIDGEWED1/23/201910:00 AM10:30am Glen Alps Parking lot. LEASH DOGS BRING LUNCH. Walk or snowshoe up Powerline trail 2 miles to cross Hidden Lake trail bridge and up,
then snowshoe descending valley to lower bridge. Return to Glen Alps parking lot.  ~ 3-4 hrs
Ken DePalma traveler@alaska.net 344-1772 home
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SLIDESHOW/ POTLUCKSAT1/26/20196:30 PMbeate@gci.net or text to 907-229-1905 8100 Oney Circle, 99507
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PTARMAGIN VALLEY SAMPLER (NOT TARN OR PEAK) 1000 feet elevation gain, 3 miles out then backWED1/30/201910:00 AMFRED MEYER MULDOON GARDEN ENTRANCE. WE WILL DRIVE TO OLD GLENN HIGHWAY N.BIRCHWOOD EXIT ACCESS TRAIL FROM LOWER ENTRANCE IN CHUGIAK. MARKED BY CHUGACH STATE PARK SIGN moderate https://alaskahikesearch.com/hikes/ptarmigan-valley-trail/Erin Oba 345-7319 oba@alaska.net
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HIKE FOOTHILLS TRAILHEAD, LOOP SWAMP AND BEAVER TRAILSWED2/6/201910:30 AMKlutina St off Pioneer. This is a neighborhood street. Rolling hillsBrenda McLaughlin 350-3018 or robertmclaugh46@hotmail.com
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SKI or Gripper hike EKLUTNA LAKEWED2/13/201910am Freds or 10:50am Eklutna lotFred Meyer Muldoon (near Garden entrance)) or Eklutna lot. Some may go to Jitters afterwards Bring XCountrySkis or grippers/bootsMerri Rowe rowegunnill@gci.net 3503467
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MATANUSKA GLACIER SKIWED2/20/2019TBDmoderate 8 miles RT Fred Meyer Muldoon, Garden EntranceKen DePalma traveler@alaska.net 344-1772 home
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SKI ARCHANGEL ROADWED2/27/201910:00 AMFred Meyer Muldoon, Garden Entrance 8 mi RT gradual incline https://www.alltrails.com/parks/us/alaska/archangel-road-trailheadSharon z-z ‭(206) 639-4778‬ sharon_zz@hotmail.com
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MARCH MADNESS Ken and Pat's surpriseWED3/6/201910:00 AMShebanof 3-4 hours inclinesKen DePalma traveler@alaska.net 344-1772 home
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SKI SNOWSHOE PORTAGE LAKEWED3/13/201910:00 AMCarrs Huffman Row F plan for a long dayAmelia Walsh amelia_101@hotmail.com
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MIDDLE FORK CAMPBELL CREEKWED3/20/201910:00 AMProspect Parking Lot, will hike up the Middle Fork and down Powerline 9 miles w elevation gain 4-5 hours uphill at first. For a shorter option, end at Upper O'Malley/Shebanoff. Would mean pre postioning cars. RSVP by Tuesday at 6 pm. http://dnr.alaska.gov/parks/maps/anchoragehillsidetrailguide.pdfLynette King 575-9517 9451tigger@gmail.com
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GIRDWOOD TRAILSWED3/27/201910:00 AMCarrs Huffman Row F http://www.alaska.org/destination/girdwood/trailsbeate@gci.net or text to 907-229-1905
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SNOWSHOE TURNAGAIN PASSWED4/3/20199:00 AMCarrs Huffman Row F uphill 4 hours total of activitiesLynette King 575-9517 9451tigger@gmail.com
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PLAN B SNOWSHOE TURNAGAIN PASSSAT4/8/20199:00 AMCarrs Huffman Row FLynette King 575-9517 9451tigger@gmail.com
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KINCAID BLUFFWED4/10/201911:30 AMStarting at the chalet, we will walk down to the beach. We will go up the bluff trail and take it to the Jodhpur access, where we will drop down to the beach and walk back towards the chalet. Expect to be out 3 to 4 hours. Be prepared for wind on the beach.Amelia Walsh amelia_101@hotmail.com
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GRAY OR GREEN LAKEWED4/17/201810:00 AMGlen Alps parking lot, dogs MUST be leashed. 10 miles round trip 4-5 hoursKen DePalma traveler@alaska.net 344-1772 home
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HIKE AND SUMMER PLANNING LUNCHWED4/24/201910:00am/ 12:30 pm Bring your own lunch and beverage, pen & pencil for note taking and your own copy of the draft schedule. Please rsvp to Meg Kramer (253) 777-6032 mmktc@acsalaska.net
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HIKE MCHUGH PARKING LOT UP TOWARD RABBIT LAKES DEPENDING ON TRAIL CONDITIONS and return WED5/1/201910:00 AMMeet at 9:30 am at Carrs Huffman (Row F) or at 10 am at the trail head,Seward Hwy Mile 112 parking lot uphil for 3-4 miles then return Lynette King 575-9517 9451tigger@gmail.com
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MATANUSKA LAKE TRAILSWED5/8/201910:00 AMFred Meyer Muldoon Garden Entrance; Palmer Trailhead 10:45https://4baa099a-a-62cb3a1a-s-sites.googlegroups.com/site/matanuskagreenbelt/trail-maps/File_Cabinet/MGT_51_user_11x17.pdf?attachauth=ANoY7cqoN8Q0s-igjFCmeqpsi8y_Ga8pECIHHCBApy-XbtEkgPLSOc3ufq423tjFAfiK1vGfHwasNVYIdBymn7-tBoCXPEueL2l7g1llPj76pXG7jyySPw6jTGAmBzLT50TbFaZ1shEIpnyw4mdALeVM4TgPV7ZuXW056-k1xQ5JrMdhC1s7jZ0L3PlLLNJ3PSmymBiMHiutJlps_05fEwRk2_egSPSKh6kpsT3qBt75tbYKgOsKDo-5f2I5BeitNAZc2nBXNBBRcvkU37XAQWThHJL_tCd07A%3D%3D&attredirects=0Connie Lynch 907-317-1008 lynchcg@yahoo.com
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OPTIONS IN BAD/GOOD WEATHERWINNER CREEK LOOPBIRD RIDGE PARTIAL
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TRAIL OF BLUE ICE PORTAGE
https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/alaska/portage-creek-trail-of-blue-ice
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NORTH FACE
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TURNAGAIN PASS HIKING TRAIL
https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/chugach/recarea/?recid=82738
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Ruth arcand snowshoe
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- Canyon rd to Rabbit Lake
https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/alaska/rabbit-lake-trail
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- Russian Jack
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- snowshoe from Botanic Garden parking lot
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- Eagle River Greenbelt
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- Gull Rock trail
https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/alaska/gull-rock
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