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Nov 12

Outdoorsy Black Women Monthly Hiking Meetup (November) – Jacksonville FL #OBWFriendsgiving #REI

November 12 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Free

We all know sometimes we just need a breath of fresh air. Sometimes just getting out for a nice scenic hike can help you decompress and be ready for the world!  Whether you are a beginner or an experienced hiker, this is the perfect experience for you. Our monthly hiking meetups will be a great way to connect and help you find your squad, all while enjoying what the great outdoors has to offer!

*For safety reasons, we do not post the location of our meetups publicly. This information will be sent to verified members only*

This month we’re doing a “OBW Friendsgiving” bring a friend(s) and let’s connect in the outdoors. We’ll going to a Happy Hour Breakfast before the hike so join us for that fun!

AND there’s an opportunity for you and one friend to win a great prize sponsored by REI!

This month we’re doing a “OBW Friendsgiving” bring a friend(s) and let’s connect in the outdoors. We’ll going to a Happy Hour before or after the hike so join us for that fun!

AND there’s an opportunity for you and one friend to win a great prize sponsored by REI!

This trail was selected so that all members can participate with ease.

All skill sets are welcome; however, children are not permitted on this hike for safety reasons. Also dogs are not permitted on hikes unless they are a service dog and you can provide paperwork.

Ready to connect with other Outdoorsy Black Women? 

FAQs.

What is the hiking difficulty? Easy – Moderate.

What time should I arrive? Check-in is at 8:45am and the hike will start at 9:00am sharp.

What Should I Bring and What should I wear? It is a good idea to wear waterproof hiking boots or something similar. Please wear comfortable hiking gear and remember to pack:

  • Must be wearing a mask. Cloth mask not acceptable.
  • Water
  • Snacks or lunch (granola, etc)
  • Basic first aid kit (Band-Aids, antiseptic wipes, ibuprofen)
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Sunglasses & sunscreen
  • A backpack to carry it in

Always leave no trace, pack out everything you pack in, and if you see trash, pick it up and pack it out.

Addition Meetup Details & Parking Info: Parking options and meet-up details will be provided to all registered guests 48 hours prior to the event. However, please note that we will head towards the trail promptly at 9 am, so please plan accordingly.

INCLEMENT WEATHER: Updates regarding delays or event cancellations will be provided to registered hikers via email and/or text.

Need Additional Help? Ask in the OBW Florida Chapter group and tag @NatureBae222

or

Email us at [email protected], we are happy to answer any of your questions!

Hiking Host: @NatureBae222 

All skill sets are welcome; however, children are not permitted on this hike for safety reasons. Also dogs are not permitted on hikes unless they are a service dog and you can provide paperwork.

Who's Attending

37 people are attending Outdoorsy Black Women Monthly Hiking Meetup (November) – Jacksonville FL #OBWFriendsgiving #REI

  • LaShawn Toomer
  • Jennifer Allen

Details

Date:
November 12
Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Cost:
Free
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  1. I am really excited to go on this journey. I had a heart attack in July 2021 and I have been working very hard o my health. This will be my first time, but hopefully not my last ❤❤❤