Boonie Stomp

ENJOY THESE EVENTS AS THEY HAPPEN ACROSS MICRONESIA!
E.g., 02-23-2020
E.g., 02-23-2020
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Boonie Stomps - Mt. Schroeder to Inarajan

Mar  25                   Mt. Schroeder to Inarajan                  Very Difficult                  7 hours for 5 miles
We make the long, steep, slippery climb up to the open summit of Mt. Schroeder with its outstanding views, climb steeply down to traverse the oven, climb steeply up to Atete, and make the long hike out to Inarajan Falls and finally Inarajan. Bring: 4 quarts water, hiking shoes, gloves, sunscreen, insect, lunch and snacks, and camera. Special conditions: Sword grass, little shade, a lot of climbing, and a seriously long hike.
GUAM

Boonie Stomps - Mt. Jumullong-Manglo Loop

Mar  18                   Mt. Jumullong-Manglo Loop                  Medium                  2 hours for 2 miles
We hike up the wide but sometimes steep trail 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. 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. Lamlam North

Mar  11                   Mt. Lamlam North                  Difficult                  4 hours for 3 miles
We take the steep Ben’s Falls down trail up to the false summit of Mt. Lamlam, take the difficult trail over to the true summit, then continue on through sword grass to the rim trail and the cave. Those who still have energy can explore the maze and beyond. Bring: 4 quarts water, hiking boots, gloves, sunscreen, sunglasses, insect repellent, and camera. Special conditions: Sword grass, rough rocks, and steep slopes.
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Boonie Stomps - Southern Mountains to Ija

Mar  04                   Southern Mountains to Ija                  Very Difficult                  7 hours for 8 miles
We go to hell! We travel the open ridge of the Southern Mountains, with excellent views the whole way. We then traverse over to Mt. Sasalaguan with its outstanding views, before heading steeply down to the Ija road. Bring: 4 quarts water, hiking shoes, gloves, sunscreen, lunch and snacks, and camera. Special conditions: Lots of sword grass, little shade, a lot of climbing, and a very long hike.
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Boonie Stomps - Ague Cove

Feb  29                   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 - Hila’an

Feb  22                   Hila’an                  Medium                  3 hours for 2 miles
We hike north along the beaches and headlands of the northwest coast to visit the mushroom rocks, the ancient village of Hila’an with its latte stones, sharks hole were the snorkeling is excellent is the water is clam, and the cool freshwater pool of Lost Pond. Bring: 2 quarts water, hiking shoes, swim suit, snorkel gear, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch, and camera. Special conditions: Hiking over some rough rocks and in the water.
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Boonie Stomps - Pagat Cave

Feb  15                   Pagat Cave                  Medium                  3 hours for 2.5 miles
We explore one of the most famous hiking sights on the island, descending the limestone cliffs to visit the arch (jumping/swimming if conditions permit, an ancient Chamorro village site, and the underground swim pool. 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 - Fadian Cove

Feb  08                  Santa Rosa Caves                  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 - Santa Rosa Caves

Feb 01                  Santa Rosa Caves                  Difficult                  3 hours for 1 mile
We explore a long narrow cave along the limestone/volcanic junction. We’ll visit the big room, the rabbit hole, our only underground waterfall, three different formation rooms, and the start of the asteroids. Bring: 1 quart water, get wet shoes, gloves, insect repellent, snacks, waterproof bag, and camera. Special Conditions: Mud, climbing in a cave, short steep climbs, crawling in water, crawling over rocky surfaces.
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Boonie Stomps - Tarzan Falls

Jan  25                    Cross Island Hike                     Very Difficult                 6 hours for 6 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 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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