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Arkansas - Nugget Falls Trail

This Hike is led by GWH Ambassador Hannah-Laura Henderson!
The first 10 members to arrive will receive special Girls Who Hike giveaways!

Location: Nugget Falls Trail: 58.4178126, -134.545146
Meeting Location: Please meet in front of the Visitor Center
Date: May 12th
Time: 11:00 AM
Distance: 1.5 miles roundtrip
Elevation Gain: very little
Trail Rating: GWH Trail Rating: Green- Mellow hike, easy to follow, barely any elevation gain, low altitude. Novice hikers welcome! 

Read more information about the hike here: https://bit.ly/2KaoXoz

Driving directions: From downtown Juneau, travel north on Egan Drive to Mendenhall Loop Road. Turn right and continue straight ahead to the end of the road, which will be come Glacier Spur Road after Mendenhall Loop Road turns off to the left. Walk down the paved path to the Visitor Center out toward Photo Point. We will meet in front of the Visitor Center. Then, we will take the trail to the right just past the Visitor Center that will go over an elevated pathway through a rock gorge. The trail will continue on to Nugget Falls.

Dogs: Yes
Permits / Passes: none
Kids: No
Men: No

***As with all GWH events, you must sign the GWH waiver before attending – it takes less than a minute to sign, and once you’ve signed it once you’re good to go for all future meetups***
LINK TO WAIVER: http://bit.ly/GWHLiabilityWaiver

To complete this hike, I highly recommend bringing electrolytes, snacks, water, and waterproof boots!

This hike is open to hikers of all skill levels. We’ll be hiking as a group, and nobody will be left behind or forgotten.

Any updates will be posted on the event thread via the pinned post, and I'll update the event description if anything changes!