Grand Valley


Day Hike - Grand Valley

An incredible hike packed with vistas, mountains, and wildlife; even the parking lot is spectacular.

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  • Sun, Sep 14, 2014
  • Foothills Hiking Committee
  • Day Hiking
  • Singles, 20-30 Somethings, Retired Rovers, Adults
  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 9.8 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,400 ft

7:00 AM at the Obstruction Peak parking lot

This will probably be more miles and elevation than the listed quantities. We'll try to make it up to Grand pass before we head back. We'll be aiming towards a 2:00 PM finishing time to beat most of the Sunday traffic. When we are moving, we'll average 2 MPH, you MUST be in good shape to sign up for this hike.      


Grand Valley

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  1. Navigation
  2. Sun protection
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination
  5. First aid supplies
  6. Fire
  7. Repair kit and tools, including knife
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter
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