Boonie Stomp

ENJOY THESE EVENTS AS THEY HAPPEN ACROSS MICRONESIA!
E.g., 08-03-2020
E.g., 08-03-2020
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Boonie Stomps - Ague Cove

Aug  29               Ague Cove            Medium            3 hours for 1 mile
We descend to a beautiful isolated cove on the northwest side of the island which is ideal for low/high jumping, swimming, snorkeling, and possible reef walking and freshwater spring exploring if the water is calm. We will also visit the Oceanside petroglyph cave. Bring: 2 quarts water, swim suit, snorkel gear, gloves, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch, and camera. Special conditions: A steep slope to ascend and a few rough rocky trail areas.
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Boonie Stomps - Fintasa and Laolao Falls

Aug  22               Fintasa and Laolao Falls            Medium            3 hours for 2 miles
We journey to 2 cooling waterfalls in southeastern Guam. Enjoy swimming and waterfall showers at the scenic Fintasa Falls, head much further downstream to enjoy the open ledges, individual swim holes or water cave of Laolao Falls. Bring: 2 quarts water, hiking shoes, swimsuit, gloves, sun screen, sunglasses, lunch, and camera. Special conditions: Some walking in water, fairly steep hills to climb and descend, sword grass
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Boonie Stomps - Waterfall Valley

Aug  15               Waterfall Valley            Medium            3 hours for 1 mile
We visit the large Upper Falls for jumping and swimming fun. We then have a choice of walking down the river and on jungle trail (hard) or returning to the cars and walking down the road to reach the large middle falls, then take the trail down to the lower falls for jumping, swimming, and exploring. Bring: 2 quarts water, wet shoes, gloves, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch, and camera. Special conditions: Walking in water, slippery rocks and mud, and mosquitoes.
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Boonie Stomps - Tinago Falls

Aug  08               Tinago Falls            Medium            3 hours for 3 miles
We trek to a great scenic area on Guam, a series of waterfalls and cascades in the southeast. There is something for everyone to enjoy, from tiny tots playing in the cascades or to jumping, waterfall showers, and a rock slide for the more adventurous. There’s even a hammock for the more sedate. Bring: 2 quarts water, hiking shoes, gloves, swim suit, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch, and camera. Special conditions: Possible mud, a short steep section.
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Boonie Stomps - Mt Alifan Battlefield/Lookout

Aug  01             Mt Alifan Battlefield/Lookout            Medium/Difficult            3 hours for 1 mile
We visit the Southern battlefield from the Liberation of Guam in 1944 on the slopes of Mt. Alifan. We will visit foxholes, fighting trenches, gun positions, tunnels, and caves, all the while enjoying the great view. The adventurous can continue on to the mountaintop lookout, with fantastic views. Bring: 1 or 3 quarts water, flashlight, gloves, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch, and camera. Special conditions: Low sword grass, crawling in tunnels, mosquitoes, uphill climbs.
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Boonie Stomps - Invasion Hike to Tony’s Falls

Jul  27                  Invasion Hike to Tony’s Falls                Difficult                4 hours for 2 miles
                             Tony’s Falls Only                                       Easy                       1 hour for .5 miles
The Invasion hike retraces the trail of the US 3rd Marines from Asan Beach up the hills and cliffs to Nimitz Hill and the Asan Bay Overlook Memorial. We then hike the open ridge down to Tony’s Falls for jumping and swimming. The Tony’s Falls Only hike takes a short trail directly to the falls and is perfect for small children and novice hikers. Bring: 3 quarts water, get wet shoes, gloves, swim suit, sun screen, insect repellant, snacks. Special conditions: Sword grass, steep hills.
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Boonie Stomps - Tinta, Faha, and Priest’s Pools

Jul  18                   Tinta, Faha, and Priest’s Pools                  Medium                  3 hours for 1 mile
We hike to the two Memorials in Merizo where village residents were massacred just before the Liberation of Guam. We then walk along a narrow ridge with spectacular views to cool off in the freshwater pools of the Pigua River, with waterfalls, jumping, and swimming. Bring: 2 quarts water, get wet shoes, gloves, swim suit, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch, and camera. Special condition: possible muddy trail, mosquitoes.
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Boonie Stomps - Mt. Tenjo to Maguagua

Jul  11                   Mt. Tenjo to Maguagua                  Medium                  3 hours for 2 miles
                              Mt. Tenjo to Tarzan Falls                Difficult                  5 hours for 4 miles
We hike to see some US foxholes from WWII, the WWI gun positions and their command post, optionally walking the knife edge trail. We exit by either the medium Maguagua Falls trail or the difficult Tarzan Falls route. Bring: 3 to 4 quarts of water, hiking shoes, gloves, sunscreen, insect repellent, lunch, snacks, and camera. Special conditions: sword grass, steep rocky or muddy slopes, and long distances for the Tarzan Falls option.
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Boonie Stomps - Ylig to Tagachang

Jul  04                   Ylig to Tagachang                  Easy                  3 hours for 1 mile
The perfect family hike! Celebrate Independence Day by getting the kids out of the house to enjoy an easy, fun, and educational hike. We hike to Turtle Cove where the brave can jump from the head to the pool below, then walk along the flat reef with lots of swimming, snorkeling, and exploring. Bring: 2 quarts water, get wet shoes, gloves, swim suit, sun screen, snorkel gear, and camera. Special conditions: Some walking in water, no shade.
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Boonie Stomps - Lubugon to Fonte Swim Hole

Jun  27                   Lubugon to Fonte Swim Hole                  Medium                  3 hours for 2 miles
We’ll visit the ruins of the historic site of the U.S. Navy radio station and “Operation Magic”, hidden in the thick jungle. Then we’ll hike to the 1910 brick dam, climb to the excellent lookout, and explore the valley downstream to cool off in the waterfalls and pools. Bring: 2 quarts water, get wet shoes, gloves, swim suit, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch, and camera. Special conditions: Sword grass, possible muddy trail, mosquitoes, and some short steep slopes.

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