Boonie Stomp

ENJOY THESE EVENTS AS THEY HAPPEN ACROSS MICRONESIA!
E.g., 03-09-2021
E.g., 03-09-2021
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Boonie Stomps - Ija to Mt. Schroeder

Mar 27       Ija to Mt. Schroeder       Very Difficult       5 hours for 5 miles
We, go to hell and beyond. Starting by making the long steep hike to the summit of Mt. Sasalaguan with its outstanding views, we then traverse to Atete, climb steeply down into the oven, then reach the summit of Mt. Schroeder. Bring: 4 quarts water, hiking shoes, gloves, sun screen, lunch and snacks, and camera. Special conditions: Sword grass, steep slopes, long uphill climbs, sword grass, little shade, a long hike.
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Boonie Stomps - Mt. Jumullong-Manglo Loop

Mar 20       Mt. Jumullong-Manglo Loop       Medium       2 hours for 2 miles
We hike up to the large crosses on top of the mountain next to Mt. Lamlam to enjoy fantastic 270-degree views. We then continue our hike down the sword grass lined southern mountain trail to the steep downhill slopes of the rain gauge trail. For an easier hike, just return by the same trail up. Bring: 2 quarts water, hiking shoes, gloves, sunscreen, lunch, and camera. Special conditions: Sword grass, rough rocks, and steep slopes.
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Boonie Stomps - Mt. Sasalaguan

Mar 13       Mt. Sasalaguan       Difficult       4 hours for 3 miles
We go to hell and back! We hike to the magnificent views from the top of Mt. Sasalaguan. We climb steadily up the long eastern ridge leading to the mountain, climb very steeply up the sword grass wall, then continue on an easier grade to
the summit. Bring: 2 quarts water, hiking shoes, swim suit, Flashlight, gloves, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch, and camera. Special conditions: Walking in cave water, walking over rough limestone rocks, and steep slopes.
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Boonie Stomps - Southern Mountains to Umatac

Mar 06       Southern Mountains to Umatac       Very Difficult       7 hours for 8 miles
We travel the open grassy ridges of the Southern Mountains, from Mt. J-M to Mt. Ilicho, with excellent views the whole way. We then drop steeply into the oven and traverse over to the long steep climb to Mt. Schroeder. We then descend the steep knife edge northwest ridge to Umatac. Bring: 4 quarts water, hiking shoes, gloves, sunscreen, lunch and snacks, and camera. Special conditions: Lots of sword grass, little shade, a lot of steep climbing, and a very long hike.
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Boonie Stomps - Ague Cove

Feb 27       Ague Cove       Medium       3 hours for 2 miles
We descend the long fairly steep northwest cliff line to a beautiful isolated cove ideal for jumping, swimming, snorkeling, and possible reef walking if the water is calm. We’ll also visit the petroglyph cave and try the rope swing.     Bring:  2 quarts water, hiking shoes, 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 - Pagat Cave

Feb 20       Pagat Cave       Medium       3 hours for 2 miles
                   Pagat Loop       Difficult       4 hours for 3 miles

We offer two ways to get to the same place!  We descend the cliff and through the limestone forest to explore the ocean arch with possible jumping and swimming, explore the ancient Chamorro village, then swim in the underground fresh water pool.     Bring: 3 quarts water, hiking shoes, swim suit, flashlight, gloves, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch, and camera.     Special conditions: Stretches of steep trail, walking in cave water and over rough limestone rocks.
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Boonie Stomps - Fadian Cove

Feb 13       Fadian Cove       Very Medium       3 hours for 2 miles
We descend to this scenic and picturesque cove below Guam’s northeastern cliffs to swim and snorkel if the water is calm. If conditions are good we’ll also head north along the reef to the next cove.     Bring: 2 quarts water, sturdy footwear, swim suit, snorkel gear, gloves, insect repellent, sun screen, lunch, and camera.      Special conditions: A steep hill to descend and climb, overgrown trail, and hiking over rough rocks.
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Boonie Stomps - Manunu Loop

Feb 06       Manunu Loop       Difficult       5 hours for 4 miles
We explore the unique coastal plateau area of southwestern Guam. We start with Mt. Manunu, head downhill across the grassy savannah, follow the open ridge to the cliffs above Cetti Bay and the ocean, then return by a long grassy uphill ridge with outstanding views.      Bring: 4 quarts water, hiking shoes, gloves, sun screen, lunch and snacks, and camera.     Special Conditions: Steep up and down trail, sword grass, mud, limited shade, and a long hike.
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Boonie Stomps - Cross Island Hike

Jan  30         Cross Island Hike          Very Difficult         6 hours for 5 miles
                      Tarzan Falls Only          Medium                  3 hours for 2 miles
Two separate hikes starting at the same place. Tarzan Falls Only is a great family hike that visits three big waterfalls, including swimming and jumping. The very difficult Cross Island hike continues on to Lower Sigua Falls and is only for experienced hikers.  Bring: 2 quarts water (4 quarts), hiking shoes, gloves, swimsuit, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch (and snacks), and camera.     Special conditions (Medium):  short steep slopes, mud, slippery trail.     Special Conditions (Very Difficult): Sword grass, long very steep slopes, walking in water, little shade, and a very long hike.
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Boonie Stomps - Anao

Jan  23         Anao         Difficult         5 hours for 4 miles
We descend the northeastern cliff to the isolated, beautiful coastline of northeast Guam.  We walk along the coastal cliffs, visit the push/suck cave to swim, the wave cave, Shangri-la, the wind tunnel, and land’s end with its blowhole.   Bring: 4 quarts water, hiking boots, sun screen, sunglasses, lunch and snacks, and camera.      Special conditions: Hiking over rough sharp rocks, climbing steep slopes and boulders, little shade, and a long ascent at the end.

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