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Hike, Yoga, Soak

  • Angel Rocks, 48.9 Chena Hot Springs Rd Fairbanks, AK, 99712 (map)

PLEASE RSVP by June 15th at 6PM AT THIS LINK:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hike-yoga-soak-tickets-46312120800

Join Women Who Explore: Alaska and local yoga instructor, Kirsten Hutchinson, for a Hike, Yoga and Soak day-trip at Angel Rocks.

ITINERARY
-Meet at Angel Rocks trailhead, milepost 48.9 Chena Hot Springs Road, at 3PM.
-Make our way up to rock outcroppings. Expected time up is 1-2 hours depending on group pace.
-We will take a long break at the top for water, snacks and a Yoga Session. Yoga Session will be 45 mins- 1 hour long.
-After Yoga Session, we will pick up our gear and any trash and head for the hike down. Expected time down is 1-2 hours depending on group pace.
-After arriving back at the trailhead, we will load up in our cars and head a few extra miles down the road to Chena Hot Springs.
-We'll spend the remaining time of our trip in the hot springs with dinner and drinks to follow for those who wish to stick around.

ITEMS TO BRING
-Daypack
-Hiking boots
-Raincoat
-Sunscreen
-Plenty of water for hike and yoga session
-Snacks
-A blanket or towel for our yoga practice (yoga mat if you don't mind carrying extra weight)
-Camp bathroom supplies if needed. (There are no restrooms after leaving the trailhead and everyone will be expected to follow Leave No Trace ethics along the trail. Don't worry - using the bathroom outdoors isn't as scary as it sounds! :)
-Swimsuits for hot springs
-Towel for hot springs
-$15 entrance fee to CHS; quarters to use lockers
-Money for dinner and drinks


About Angel Rocks Hiking Trail
This 3.5 mile loop trail leads to large granite outcroppings near the north boundary of the recreation area. It is an easy day hike for most people, as the top of the rocks is less than two miles from the trailhead. The trail begins at milepost 48.9 Chena Hot Springs Road. The elevation gain is approximately 900 feet and the difficulty for this trail is rated moderate/strenuous.

Please RSVP by June 15th at 6PM

Important Notes:
-WWE Ambassadors are not certified guides. Individuals are responsible for themselves.
-If this is your first time joining us on a Women Who Explore Adventure, please sign the following waiver prior to our meetup: https://www.womenwhoexplore.com/contract/waiver/
-Dori and Kirsten are both experienced hikers and outdoor enthusiasts who have trekked the Angel Rocks trail many times. Dori is a certified Wilderness First Responder and Kirsten is a certified Yoga Instructor.

Earlier Event: April 22
Earth Day Picnic + Hike
Later Event: June 20
Summer Solstice Hike