Date(s) - Saturday, June 2nd, 2018
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wildcat Canyon - Alvarado Trailhead
FAGES – 20-mile Hike
Saturday, June 2, 2018
Scouts and Scouters — do you need a 20-mile hike for your Hiking Merit Badge or a prep hike for a 50-Miler Award? And want to do it SAFELY while having FUN and earning a SPECIAL PATCH? Join the Order of the Arrow Ut-in Sélica Lodge for a day of hiking on the Fages Trail. — Fages is pronounced “Faw-Hace”. Ut-in Sélica Lodge Arrowmen host this hike and provide logistical support along the 20-mile Fages route.
The FAGES 20 is NOT a Novice Hike – Before attempting this hike: A regular fitness regimen is recommended for participants. They are urged to start slowly, gradually increasing the duration and intensity of their exercise. Neither youth nor adults should participate in a trek or activity for which they are not physically prepared.
7:00 AM: On-site registration at the Wildcat Canyon Alvarado Staging Area (pay fees, turn-in the A B C medical forms.) The location for onsite registration and the hike start/end are alike Fages 2017 and 2016 (address below). Hike completion requirement is 7:00 PM – more about this later – no change from 2017 and 2016.
Location : On-site Registration and Hike Start-End: Wildcat Canyon – Alvarado Staging Area. Address of entrance to the parking and staging area: 5845 Park Avenue, Richmond CA.
Cost: $15.00 per hiker (includes Lunch and the FAGES segment patch.) Pay your hike fee on hike morning at the on-site registration desk. Note: All hikers must pre-register using the form below.
A current BSA Health & Medical Form ABC is required for all hikers.
Questions? Email Ut.In.Reg.Lew@gmail.com or call Paul Shimotake 925.285.3764.