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Oct 1

Outdoorsy Black Women Monthly Hiking Meetup (October) – Chicago

October 1 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 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!

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? 

WAIVER REQUIREMENT: All registrants who wish to take part in any activity organized or facilitated by Outdoorsy Black Women must read and sign our electronic Outdoorsy Black Women Agreement prior to participation.

If you do not wish to sign you will not be permitted to attend this event. This holds true for all attendees, Outdoorsy Black Women members, guests, and the general public.

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 Illinois Chapter group and tag @Mamarha72

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

Hiking Hosts:  @Mamarha72 and @Toyin

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

11 people are attending Outdoorsy Black Women Monthly Hiking Meetup (October) – Chicago

  • katherine thomas
  • Alexa Lawson

Free Oct Chicago Registration

Does not include any parking or park costs.

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Date:
October 1
Time:
9:00 am - 10:30 am
Cost:
Free
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