Boonie Stomps: Nov. 24, Dec. 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29

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Boonie Stomps: Nov. 24, Dec. 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29

by: Ed Feely | .
Boonie Stomps | .
published: November 17, 2018
Every Saturday, Guam Boonie Stompers offers public hikes to a variety of destinations such as beaches, snorkeling sites, waterfalls, mountains, caves, latte sites, and World War II sites. We meet at 9:00 AM in the Center Court of Chamorro Village in Hagatna. The cost is $2.00 for hikers over 12. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Hikers should provide their own transportation. Guam’s trails are not developed. Weather conditions can make the hikes more difficult than described. No reservations required. For more information: www.facebook.com/GuamBoonieStompersInc or call 787-4238.

Nov  24
Tony’s Falls
Easy/Medium
3 hours for 1 mile
We take a great family hike to cliffs overlooking the Asan battlefield, then follow the open ridge down to the junction , with both an easy and medium trail option to Tony’s waterfalls, where the jumping and swimming are great.
Bring: 2 quarts water, get wet shoes, gloves, swim suit, sun screen, lunch, and camera.
Special conditions: Some sword grass, rocky trail, walking in water, and moderately steep slopes.
 
Dec.  1
Fintasa & Laolao Falls                 
Medium                
3 hours for 2 miles
We journey to 2 cooling waterfalls in southeastern Guam. Fintasa features cork and drop fun at the falls and nice rock ledges, while Laolao has the water cave and many individual pools and niches.
Bring: 2 quarts water, wet shoes, swimsuit, gloves, sun screen, lunch, and camera.
Special conditions: Steep hills, sword grass, some walking in water.
 
Dec. 8     
Dante River                                    
Very Difficult       
6 hours for 6 miles
We explore the long, beautiful, pristine Dante River, including first falls, jumping and swimming at Dante Falls, the rock slide, the gorge, and the dangerous Acho Dangkolo Falls.
Bring: 4 quarts water, hiking shoes, swimsuit, gloves, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch, snacks,  and camera.
Special conditions: Sword grass, steep slopes, and walking in water.
 
Dec. 15       
Ghost Cave                                   
Difficult                 
4 hours for 3 miles
We hike to a river karst area to explore a unique river cave in an area of nice formations, and walk a savannah ridge with excellent views.
Bring: 2 quarts water, wet shoes, swim suit, gloves, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch, and camera.
Special conditions: Mud, slippery rocks, small steep slopes, sword grass, mosquitoes.
 
Dec.  22      
Inarajan Falls                                 
Difficult                 
4 hours for 5 miles
We hike over the hills of southeastern Guam to one of the best waterfalls on Guam. Climbing down to the bottom of the falls by rope leads to waterfall showers and swimming spots.    
Bring: 3 quarts water, hiking shoes, swimsuit, gloves, sun screen, lunch, and camera.   
Special conditions: Little shade, hilly terrain, climbing a steep slope with a rope, some mud.
 
Dec.  29     
Alutom Falls                                   
Medium                 
3 hours for 2 miles
We enjoy the lunch rock views, jumping and swimming at Alutom Falls, look at the top of Upper Sigua, then return. We may also offer the option to continue on to at the bottom of Upper Sigua Falls.
Bring: 2 quarts water, get wet shoes, gloves, swimsuit, sun screen, lunch, and camera. 
Special conditions: Steep slopes, slippery rocks, mud, and sword grass.
 
 
Complete 10 Boonie Stomps to earn a free Boonie Stomp T-Shirt.
 
Stomp tips:
1) Alcohol and hiking do not mix.
2) Do not bring beverages with caffeine on hikes.
3) Bring plenty of water with you on hikes.
4) Do not hike alone and let someone know where you are going and your return time.
 
Guam Boonie Stompers is a non-profit Guam corporation composed of volunteer leaders committed to leading hikes to and protecting the unique destinations on our island.
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