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See you on the trail!
Apr
18
Sat
CANCELED: LCV Hikers – Elk River Falls @ Lewiston Community Center
Apr 18 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
CANCELED: LCV Hikers - Elk River Falls @ Lewiston Community Center | Lewiston | Idaho | United States

CANCELED

 

We’ll meet at the Lewiston Community Center at 8:00 am and carpool to this area out past Deary, Idaho.  There are 3 small, easy hiking loops available into beautiful small waterfalls, and it is a very popular area for hiking.  If we do all 3 loops the total hike will be around 3-4 miles.  We can eat lunch along the trails or at the end of the hike.  Scott and Carol F. will lead this hike.

Wear sturdy shoes or hiking boots.  Some people find hiking poles are helpful.  Always bring water, lunch, and sunscreen.  We begin by gathering at a meeting point and carpooling from there.  Please also be sure to bring some cash for the driver if you’re carpooling with someone else.

To learn more about the LCV Hikers, send an email to: LCVHikers@gmail.com

 

Jun
26
Fri
3-Day Effect Discovery Trek @ Race Creek Campground
Jun 26 @ 9:00 am – Jun 28 @ 4:00 pm

This is it! Our first ever Discovery Trek! What is a Discovery Trek, you ask? Well, a Discovery Trek is a chance to get past the noise in your head and listen to the voice in your heart and share what you hear with fellow pilgrims around the fire. Discovery Treks go just a little bit deeper than our average day hikes or overnight trips. They are more intentional in the way we open ourselves up to nature and each other.

For this, our first, we will be spending 3 days on the Selway River Trail seeking what neuroscientist David Strayer described as “a kind of neural reboot that might boost creativity.” He called it the 3-Day Effect.

This is exactly what draws many of us to the mountain trail, especially amidst all the recent chaos. So I hope you’ll join us (as long as you are COVID-19 symptom-free) as we discover the 3-Day Effect for ourselves.

The plan is to hit the trail from the Race Creek Campground early on the morning of Friday, June 26th. We’ll hike 6 to 8 miles out and find a good place to set up camp for two nights. Day 2 will be spent in and around camp, hiking, swimming, and just enjoying being in nature. We’ll back to Race Creek Campground on Sunday, June 28th.

Race Creek Campground is located at the very end of the Selway Rd, about 24 miles from Lowell, ID. Camping there Thursday and Sunday nights are an option.

We will be on the trail for three days and two nights at the end of June. Please pack food, clothing layers, shelter, and footwear accordingly. We will be following the Selway River, so a water filter or purification tablets are recommended. If you lack any gear or have gear-related questions, please let us know so we can help! Also, please let us know if you can bring a satellite GPS device.

Questions and suggestions are welcome in the comments below!

RSVP for a Trek

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