AWA Hike: Spring Sandhills and Horse Lake
Friday, June 8, 2018
Sandhills and Horse Lake
$25 members / $50 non-members
With Heinz Unger and AWA Conservation Specialist, Joanna Skrajny.
A full day hike in the Ghost River Wilderness.
Important: water shoes are essential because the hike goes through a a wetland in the spring.
After hiking through a partially cleared forest, the “Sandhills” are reached. They are a unique feature in the foothills ridges with some areas covered by bare sand only. Further beyond are extensive wetlands and a small lake in an area frequented by wild horses.
Date: Friday, June 8, 2018
Cost: $25 AWA member / $50 non-member
Elevation Gain: 150m – ups and downs
Distance: 12-15 km
Estimated Duration of hike: 6 – 7 hours