Our meetings are held at 7:00 pm on the first Tuesday of each month from April to October (meetings are not held November through March) at the Sandia Ranger Station in Tijeras, featuring an informative presentation on subjects pertinent to our mission.
Next Friends Meeting: Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 7 pm
Speakers: Mike Madden
Topic: HAYDUKE TRIAL, GRAND CANYON
The Hayduke Trail, named after a fictional environmental activist in Edward Abbey’s book, Monkey Wrench Gang, extends 812 miles, covering the red rock country of Southern Utah and Northern Arizona from “A to Z”, from Arches to Zion. This slide show covers two weeks on the Hayduke Trail in the Grand Canyon.
Bio: Mike retired as and engineer from Boeing 13 years ago, and moved to Sandia Park. He co-founded the East Mountain Regional Trails Council ten years ago. Mike is a FOSM member who assists with the trails crew. His passion for walking has taken him more than 11,000 miles on long distance hikes.
Doors close when we reach capacity or at 7pm.