Moderate Hike—Amazon Hdwtrs/Spencer Butte—Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Leader: Tom Rundle
This is an aerobic hike with few stops. Come a few minutes early so we can leave on time. The hike takes around 2 hours and 45 minutes.
To get to the trailhead: Take West Amazon to Martin Street. Turn left. Drive past Kinney Park and park on Martin at the Kiosk sign board across from Canyon Drive Street sign with hiker symbol. Please call the leader if any questions. One can take LTD Bus #28 to Martin Street
Easy Hike—Salem Exploration—Thursday, March 30, 2017
Leader: Janet Jacobsen
Explore the Capitol Mall with the cherry blossoms in bloom (we hope), buildings, the river walk and bridges. We will eat lunch at a downtown restaurant or Willamette University cafeteria. Link to photos https://www.bing.com/images/search q=salem+oregon+capitol+mall+cherry+blossoms&go=Search&qs=bs&form=QBIDMH
The limit of 16 is so that we only have four cars. Don't forget to check if you can drive.
The mileage/carpool cost doesn't reflect the driving into Salem. It might be closer to $13.00
Easy Hike—Cascade Raptor Center—Thursday, March 30, 2017
Leader: Carla Cooper
We will leave from the Amazon Headwaters trailhead on Martin Street and take the trail up to Fox Hollow Road at a leisurely pace. We can look for trillium blooms along the way. The Raptor Center is across from the Fox Hollow trailhead. Birds are on exhibit in large outdoor aviaries. Admission fees are: Adults: $9, Seniors: $8, Youths (2-12): $6, Raptor Center Members: Free. Most Lane County libraries have free family passes you can check out. Children are welcome on this hike.
Directions to Martin Street: Take West Amazon to Martin Street, turn left, drive past Kinney Park and park on the street near the kiosk sign board. Please call the leader if you have any questions.