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Snowshoe Hike- Iowa Arboretum

February 19 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Meet in the visitor center at the Iowa Arboretum.

Hike for about an hour around the arboretum or on rolling trails with beautiful winter vistas!

Learn the history of snowshoeing and basic winter hiking skills
Click on this link to get suggestions for how to Dress for Winter Weather
Enjoy hot chocolate and a chance to warm up afterwards
Borrow a pair of snowshoes and poles or bring your own
Boone County Conservation owns 40 pairs of snowshoes and adjustable hiking poles
Snowshoe equipment made possible through a grant awarded by the Leonard A. Good Trust and a donation from the Friends of Franklin PTO
Call or email Katie Healy, Boone County Director, to reserve your snowshoes in advance
515-230-3285 or khealy@boonecounty.iowa.gov

Click on this link to view the Snowshoe Waiver that participants will need to sign

**We need a minimum of 3 inches of snow to use the snowshoes. If there is no snow, this event may be canceled**

Details

Date:
February 19
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Website:
https://www.boonecounty.iowa.gov/Home/Components/Calendar/Event/5266/454