Mike’s Hikes is a series of summer hikes throughout the Western Slope on public lands WSCC is actively working to protect. We offer hikes for all abilities and interests, with the goal of connecting our community to local public lands. We’re currently putting together a diverse and educational schedule for 2023. Check back soon for updates to sign up for our free hikes!
If the hike has an active link, we are accepting sign ups. Click the link for more info and to register.
We will be opening additional hikes for sign ups as the spring/summer unfolds.
April 8 – Solitude and Sunset in the Adobe Badlands
April 24 – Spring Birding at Fruitgrower’s Reservoir
May 6 – Archaeology of the Uncompahgre Plateau
May 21 – Geologic Overview of the North Fork Valley and Beyond
June TBD – Wildfire Mitigation around Paonia Springs with USFS
June 26 – McDonald Mesa Hike
July 9 – Coal Basin Methane Hike
July TBD – McClure Pass Hike with Wilderness Workshop
August TBD – Mushroom Foray at Overland Reservoir
August 28 – Little Coal Creek Hike
Labor Day Wknd – Edible Plants of the Inter-Ocean Pass
September TBD – Timber Harvesting at Steven’s Gulch
September 24 – Munsey Ruby Stock Trail
October TBD – BLM Wildlands Hikes