Snowshoe Hike at Grants Woods and High Trestle Trail

  • Date: 01/11/2020 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM  

Meet at the Grants Woods parking area on QF lane just north of the High Trestle Trail.  

We will hike through Grants Woods and out to the HTT, and to the bridge if people desire.

Learn the history of snowshoeing and basic winter hiking skills 

Click on this link to get suggestions for how to Dress for Winter Weather

Borrow a pair of snowshoes and poles or bring your own 

Boone County Conservation owns 40 pairs of snowshoes and adjustable hiking poles 

Snowshoe equipment made possible through a grant awarded by the Leonard A. Good Trust and a donation from the Friends of Franklin PTO

Call or email Katie Healy, Boone County Naturalist, to reserve your snowshoes in advance 
515-230-3285 or khealy@boonecounty.iowa.gov 

Click on this link to view the Snowshoe Waiver that participants will need to sign 

**We need a minimum of 3 inches of snow to use the snowshoes. If there is no snow we will go for a winter hike on the trails. 

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