Hike XK Bar Ranch near Crawford with Black Canyon Field Club
posted by bcrlt
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday, May 18
XK Bar Ranch, Crawford, CO
Directions to the hike start: From the post office in downtown Crawford go south on Hiway 92 0.7 miles, turn left onto D road (directly across the highway from the gas station), go 1.6 miles east then turn right onto Buckskin Pass Road, go 0.3 miles south up a steep hill and stop just over the crest of the hill. There will be a gate in the barbed wire fence there and a ranch road where the hike will start. Park along the shoulder of the road.
Celebrate spring in the North Fork Valley Saturday May 18th 9-12 with the Black Canyon Field Club. The owner of XK Bar Ranch will be leading a loop hike on a conserved ranch 2.5 miles outside Crawford. Enjoy service berry and mountain mahogany in bloom, and spectacular 360-degree views of the West Elk Mountains, Needle Rock, surrounding ranch lands and distant views of Grand Mesa. Bring a sack lunch. Kids are welcome. Visit http://www.bcrlt.org for directions and RSVP.