Post date: Jul 31, 2020 7:58:29 PM
Sunday, March 14th:
Leave Austin at ??
Arrive in Amarillo at ??
Monday, March 15th:
Leave ?? at ??
Arrive Chama, NM at ??
Stay overnight in motel
Tuesday, March 16th:
Groups 1 & 2: The trailhead is on Co. Highway 17 at Cumbres Pass
Group 1 snowshoes 4.5 miles to Flat Mountain Yurt
Group 2 snowshoes 4.5 miles to Trujillo Meadows Yurt
Group 3: The trailhead is on Co. Highway 17 at the Red Lake Trail trailhead (0.7 miles south of La Manga Pass)
Group 3 snowshoes 4 miles to Grouse Creek Yurt
Wednesday, March 17th:
Group 1: snowshoes 4 miles to Trujillo Meadows Yurt
Group 2: snowshoes 4 miles to Flat Mountain Yurt
Group 3: remains at Grouse Creek Yurt
Thursday, March 18th
All hike back to trailheads on county highway 17. Meet back at hotel in Chama.
Stay overnight at motel in Chama
Friday, March 19th
Leave Chama, NM and drive to Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Saturday, March 20th
Explore Palo Duro Canyon SP
Sunday, March 21st
Drive home to Austin
To Do List
Where at we staying on the night of the 13th in Amarillo?
Where are we staying in Chama (make hotel reservations)
Where are we renting snowshoes?
What are we doing after yurts?
Food - menu
Who is in which yurt?
waivers for yurts
Snowshoeing - Sam
Avalanche training - Sam
Rules and Regulation - Yurts - completed
How to melt snow: https://sectionhiker.com/how-to-melt-snow-without-burning-a-hole-in-your-cooking-pot/