Live By Living Day Hike: Palmer Trail Loop, Colorado Springs. Sunday, October 21

Join Kathy on Sunday afternoon  as she leads an EASY TO MODERATE hike at Palmer trail Park in Colorado Springs! Enjoy mountain views from behind the Garden of the Gods Red Rocks.  We hope you’ll come out to walk with us and enjoy a beautiful Sunday afternoon together.



As always, Live By Living day hikes are open to all cancer survivors and their caregivers, men and women. Regardless of whether you are currently in or out of treatment, we’d love to have you join us. If you’re uncertain whether you are physically up for a hike, please call us at 303-808-2339, and we can help you decide.


DAY/DATE OF HIKE: Sunday, October 21


MEETING TIME: 1:00 p.m.             


RETURN TIME: 2:15 p.m.                                       


MEETING PLACE: Garden of the Gods parking lot near visitors center (white Subaru with Illinois plates)


DIRECTIONS TO MEETING PLACE: Take Garden of the Gods Road to 30th Street to GOG entrance.  Follow road and turn right. Parking lot is on the left after the first big curve. The Trail Head is directly across the road from the parking lot.


DIFFICULTY: Easy-moderate                      


DISTANCE:   2.5 mile loop


ELEVATION GAIN:             321 feet


HIGHEST POINT: 6,499 ft.             


HIKE LEADER: Kathy Foster          


ARE DOGS ALLOWED?: Yes, on leash


Be sure to bring:
1. Appropriate clothing for the weather.

2. Water
3. Sunscreen/sunwear/lip balm/sunglasses



CANCELLATIONS: If you need to cancel at the last minute, please call or text Kathy at (309) 530-6948. If we decide to cancel due to poor weather, we will call everyone by 8 am, so please provide your mobile phone number.



To sign up for this hike, please complete the form below and click on the “submit form” button at the bottom. The form will go blank, and you should see a message that your message was sent successfully.