February 2020 Hiking Schedule

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SUNDAY hikes start at 2:30 p.m., go approx. 5 miles and last approx. 1 ½ to 2hours. 

TUESDAY hikes start at 11:30 a.m., go approx. 3 miles and last approx. 1 hour.

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Sunday, 02/02/20, Sharon Heaton, 651-207-5926,

Meeting Location: Meet at Maplewood Middle School, 2410 Holloway Ave. E, in Maplewood.

Directions: On the south side of Holloway between McKnight and Century/120.

Hike Description: We’ll hike the neighborhood and some trails.

Treats: Super Bowl Sunday. No treats.

Tuesday, 02/04/20, Vicky Beutel, 651-335-8079,

Meeting Location: Meet at 5800 Rice Creek Pkwy. in Shoreview, a/k/a Rice Creek Fields.

Directions: North on Lexington to County Rd. I and turn left (West). Go to the Stop sign and turn left on Hamline, which will turn into County Rd. I at the corner. Go to Rice Creek Pkwy. the first exit from the roundabout. Go ¾ mile to Rice Creek Fields. Go to the North end of the parking lot.

Hike Description:  We’ll hike the Rice Creek North Trail.

Treats: Vicky’s car

Sunday, 02/09/20, ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP MTG and POTLUCK, 1 pm, Nancy Duffrin, 612-584-8594

Meeting Location: 2670 Oxford St. N, Roseville, Party Room (note: maps mislabels the address)

Directions: 1 block east of Lexington on County C, turn left.  Enter Parkview and drive to the far entrance to the building on the right.

Hike Description: Jeanne Shankle will lead a short hike in Central Park after the Annual Potluck & Meeting

Treats: Potluck at 1 pm.  Plates, utensils, cups, and coffee provided.  Bring a salad, hot dish or dessert to share and your beverage.

Tuesday, 02/11/20, Liz DeLay, 651-698-7019,

Meeting Location: Meet at Baker’s Square, 2239 Ford Pkwy., St. Paul


Hike Description: a neighborhood hike

Treats: Baker’s Square

Sunday, 02/16/20, Charlotte Svobodny, 651-455-0052,

Meeting Location: Meet in front of City Hall in IGH, 8150 Barbara Ave., Inver Grove Heights

Directions: From US-52, exit on 80 St E, turn west one block, and left on Barbara Ave.  Park in the bigger East side lot, so take the left fork at City Hall.

Hike Description:  We’ll hike trails along the highway and residential.

Treats: B-52 Burgers & Brew, 5639 Bishop Ave.

Tuesday 02/18/20, Judy Nelson, 651-738-1972,

Meeting Location:  Meet in the parking lot of Gorman’s Restaurant, 11011 Stillwater Blvd. N, Lake Elmo.

Directions:  The restaurant is located on the South side of the road at the intersection of Lake Elmo Ave

Hike Description: We will hike through downtown Lake Elmo towards the lake and back.

Treats: Gorman’s Restaurant (cash only)

Sunday, 02/23/20, Karen Jurewicz, 612-226-1988,

Meeting Location: Meet at 36th St. and West River Pkwy. parking lot in Minneapolis

Directions: Crossing Mississippi River on Marshall (Lake St.) bridge,  go left onto W Mississippi River Pkwy, for about 6 blocks to the parking lot on 36th St. (Left side)

Hike Description: We’ll hike South on the river to Minnehaha Park, past Minnehaha Academy and Becketwood to Minnehaha Park and follow trail to the frozen waterfalls, then return to the parking lot on 36th St.

Treats: TBD

Tuesday, 02/25/20, Rick & Rose Nelson, 651-283-5241,

Meeting Location: Meet at Nelson’s home, 2393 Eldridge Ave., in North St. Paul.

Directions: From Mc Knight & #36,  go South on McKnight to 7th Ave., Left on 7th one block, turn Right on Burke Ave 50 Ft. then Left (Burke angles) one block to Right on 3rd St., one block to Left on Eldridge.  

Hike Description: We’ll hike the neighborhood.

Treats: Lunch at Rick & Rose’s house