Boonie Stomps: March 25, April 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29

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Boonie Stomps: March 25, April 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29

by: Ed Feely | .
Boonie Stomps | .
published: March 18, 2017

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.

Mar 25    
Southern Mts. To Inarajan     
Very Difficult    
7 hours for 13 miles

Our half-marathon hike! We hike from Mt. Jumullong-Manglo along the southern mountains, then descend to Inarajan Falls and finally out to Inarajan village.
Bring: 4 quarts water, sturdy shoes, gloves, sun screen, lunch and snacks, swimsuit, and camera.
Special conditions: Swordgrass, little shade, steep hills, and a seriously long hike.

April 1    
Brittany’s Falls
Difficult
5 hours for 4 miles
We hike to the scenic bay to snorkel and explore the old Spanish bridge, Spanish oven, and ancient Chamorro latte. Then we can visit some waterfalls
Bring: 2 quarts water, swim suit, snorkel gear, gloves, insect repellent, sun screen, sunglasses, lunch, and camera.

April 8
Asiga Caves
Difficult
4 hours for 2 miles
We visit an isolated southeastern  area containing cliffs, dry caves, and two wet caves with underground pools.
Bring: 2 quarts water, hiking shoes, gloves, flashlight, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch, and camera.
Special conditions: Walking on rough sharp rocks, climbing in caves, mosquitoes, scratchy vegetation.

April 8
Moonie Stomp - Macajna
Easy
2.5 hours for 2 miles
We follow mostly paved road along a ridge top, visit the KAL Memorial, and end at an outstanding viewpoint overlooking the whole central and northern island. This is perfect family hike.
Bring: Flashlight, 1 quart water, insect repellent, snack, and camera. Meet at 5:30pm at the Chamorro Village.

April 15
Lajuna
Difficult
5 hours for 4 miles
We descend the northeastern cliff to the coastline and head north for a view of the massive landslide from the 1993 earthquake.
Bring: 4 quarts water, sturdy shoes, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch and snacks, and camera.
Special conditions: Hiking over rough rocks, thick vegetation, a long hike, and a long ascent.

April 22
Umatac to Toguan Bay
Easy
3 hours for 1.5 miles
This is an Earth Day cleanup hike. We enjoy this scenic coastal walk while cleaning up the coastline. At Toguan Bay, we can swim, snorkel or scuba dive.
Bring: 2 quarts water, hiking boots, swim suit, snorkel gear, sun screen, sunglasses, insect repellent, lunch, and camera.

April 29
Atillong Acho to Sella Bay
Difficult
4 hours for 3 miles
We hike over the two huge black rock hills with good views the whole way, then out to the coastline at the head of Cetti Bay. then north to Sella Bay.
Bring: 3 quarts water, good shoes, gloves, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch, camera, swimsuit, and snorkel gear.
Special conditions: Very steep slopes, sword grass, little shade

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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