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Pictured Rocks Backpacking

Friday, Oct 7, 2022 - 1:30 pm through Sunday, Oct 9, 2022 - 7:00 pm

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Leaders: Rose Eisenmenger
Anna Arthur
Ryan Arthur

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This trip will be posted for sign-up at 9:30pm, Tuesday 9/20

**Pre-trip meeting 8pm, Tuesday 10/4**

We’ll be hiking a beautiful 19 mile stretch of the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in the upper peninsula of Michigan. Get ready to experience gorgeous scenery, including majestic beaches and awe-inspiring cliffs! 

We will meet at 1:30pm on Friday, 10/7, so do not sign up for this trip until you have checked exam schedules! If you drop the trip, you will not be refunded unless someone takes your spot.


Day 1: Friday 10/7

  • Meet at 1:30pm at Mendota Lodge, leave at 2:00pm

  • Drive 6 hours to Sand Point Trailhead, arrive at 8pm

  • Shuttle cars (1.5 hr) while others pack

  • Hike 3.5 miles, arrive around 12am to Cliffs Group Campsite


Day 2: Saturday 10/8

  • Hike 12.8 miles to Coves Group Campsite


Day 3: Sunday 10/9

  • Hike 2.9 miles to Little Beaver Lake Trailhead

This trip will require a $60 deposit up front, and then participants will venmo Rose $10-15 for gas after the trip. 


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