The 2017 Gathering will be held in Keystone, CO.
Junaid Dawud - Colorado 14ers thru-hike
Jean Ella and Jule Wind - 1979 PNT thru-hike
Shroomer and Symbiosis - Madagascar Adventures
Kristin Gates - Alaskan Adventures
As always, we'll have the Triple Crown Awards Ceremony, Hiker Olympics and more!
Carpool/Ride Share coordination
FALL 2017 HIKER FEST
"We Hiked our Trails Off"
Saturday, October 14, 8:00am to 4:00pm
Lake City Church
6000 North Ramsey Rd
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
Chris "Wolverine" Hillier (left) on the Israeli National Trail in 2017
Guest Presenters (3 Triple Crowners will be present, and 1 double Triple Crowner)
Shelley "Wonder Woman" Hurtado, The Appalachian Trail
The guest presenters are well known in the long-distance hiking world, and most have hiked the PCT, AT, and CDT. Beads (Veterinarian) and Dirty Bowl (Electrician Apprentice) are transplants to Spokane from Pennsylvania and New York. Wonder Woman is a real estate agent from Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. Tripod is a Professional Photographer from San Francisco, and Wolverine is an Ambassador for Moose Jaw and Michigan Trails.
Lunch will be provided, as well as snacks throughout the day. Post-Hiker Fest Appetizers will be served at Fedora Restaurant in CDA, ID.
In our efforts to take care of the environment - please bring your own water bottle. Water stations will be provided.
This event is not recommended for young children.
Donna Walker, Chair Hiker cell: (509) 270-3472
Bob "Beaker" Turner, Asst. Chair Hiker (Asst. Organizer, ALDHA-West)
ALDHA-West is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization.