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SURVIVORS AT THE SUMMIT   2017 HIKE SCHEDULE
(Meet and sign-in 15 min. before departure time for hikes)

                                                          Dates, Hikes and Times are subject to change

                                                       Please Sign up by emailing katy@cancer-wellness.org




5/20 Sat   Lake Blanche.  9:00 am.  Meet at the Big Cottonwood Canyon Park-and-Ride lot to carpool up to the Mill B parking lot.  Our first moderate climb of the year to an old stand-by.  About a 2700 ft climb in a 5-6 mile hike.

5/27 Sat   Cardiff Pass.  9:00 am.  Meet at the Little Cottonwood Canyon Park-and-Ride lot to carpool up to Alta.  Joe Gates will lead this hike and provide some geologic insight about the area.  This is about a 1360 ft climb in a 2-3 mile hike.

6/3 Sat    Silver Glance Lake.  8:00 am.  Meet at the Sandy Trax station parking lot to carpool to the trailhead.  Karen Burke will lead us on an American Fork Canyon hike up past Silver Lake to Silver Glance Lake.  About 2300 ft climb in a 5 mile hike.

6/10 Sat    Albion Basin/Catherine Pass/Lake Mary
.  9:00 am.  Meet at the end of the paved road in Alta (just before guard shack).  We will carpool up to the parking area in Albion Basin for a hike over Catherine Pass and Sunset Peak, down to Lake Mary in Big Cottonwood Canyon and back to Albion Basin.  About a 2700 ft climb (total) in a 5 mile hike.

6/17 Sat    Red Pine Lake/Pfeifferhorn.    8:00am.  Meet at the Little Cottonwood Canyon park-and-ride lot to carpool up to the White Pine parking area.  This will be a two-phase hike:  We will all hike to Red Pine Lake (1940 ft and 6 miles round trip) for a lunch break then one group will continue on up to climb the Pheifferhorn (3700 ft and 9 miles round trip) while the other will return to the White Pine parking area.  This will be a long day!

6/24 Sat    Mt. Timpanogos.  8:00am.  Meet at the Timpanokee Trailhead. Take I-15 South to Alpine exit to State Rt. 92 in American Fork Canyon (Alpine Loop Road) to the Timpanokee Campground and the parking lot for the Timpanokee Trailhead.  Another two-phase hike:  We all will hike to the meadow in Timpanogos Basin (3000 ft and 10 miles round trip) for a lunch break then one group will continue up to the peak (4437 ft and 14 miles round trip) while the others start a leisurely return.  This will be a long day!

7/8 Sat    Hidden Peak/Survivors at the Summit.  This is the public celebration at Snowbird with a hike up to Hidden Peak. We will hike up together and be recognized as the Kings Peak Hikers!  There will be fun and festivities on the peak as well as a display of all the Tribute Flags.

7/22-23  Sat-Sun   Mt. Nebo. Over-nighter to test our packs, tents and cooking skills plus a moderate hike up Mt. Nebo.  Details to follow.

8/10-13 Thurs-Sun    King’s Peak.   4 day backpacking trip to Utah’s highest peak, 13,528ft.  Must be able to carry backpack with their camping gear and hike a total of 28 miles, with the longest day being 12 miles and a climb of about 3000 ft.

Notes:
All individuals participating in any of the hikes must read and sign a liability release form.

If you are interested in other hikes and have suggestions please let us know!


For hike specific information call Cancer Wellness House 801-236-2294 or email us at admin@cancer-wellness.org.

The primary means of communicating last minute updates is via email; if you have this service be sure and give us your email address. We look forward to your participation in these fun activities!