Walk2Connect Winter Series Segment 12 | Crossing Colfax and DeLaney Farm | 6 Miles
December 15, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
TYPE: W&T | PACE: 3 mph |TERRAIN: Lots of sidewalk, small hills, dirt/pebble trail | DIFFICULTY: Moderate| DISTANCE: Approx. 5 miles
Walk Description: In partnership with the High Line Canal Conservancy, we will walk the entire High Line Canal, one segment at a time, covering most of the 71-mile trail. Check out our overview page here for more information on all of our walking events.
Segment 12 of 14. Miles 61-56. On this segment, we’ll cross Colfax three times as we make our way to the Norfolk Glen and beyond. Nestled up next to Star K Ranch, we’ll have the chance to see many birds of prey and the Canal will travel with us the entire way as we leave suburban Aurora. Goat farms, go-cart farms, and all types of variety will show itself to us on our walking adventure. We continue through the Prairie Retreat Zone.
Meeting Location: Park at the end of the segment at Chambers Centre, 15240 E 6th Ave, Aurora in the Sav a Lot parking lot. We will meet at the end of the segment, park, and then carpool to the beginning of the segment. Please be parked and ready to walk at 8:50 am. We will leave no later than 9:05 am to the starting destination.
Carpool to Here: Park 1780 Andes St, Aurora. This is a neighborhood, so please be considerate and quiet as we gather. We will walk the segment together. At the end of the walk, we will carpool back to the beginning of the segment to return people to their cars.
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