Events

ENJOY THESE EVENTS AS THEY HAPPEN ACROSS MICRONESIA!
E.g., 07-27-2021
E.g., 07-27-2021
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Boonie Stomps - Lubugon to Fonte Swim Hole

Jul 31   Lubugon to Fonte Swim Hole    Medium    3 hours for 2 miles
We’ll visit the ruins of the historic site of the U.S. Navy radio station and “Operation Magic”, hidden in the thick jungle. Then we’ll hike to the 1910 brick dam, climb to the excellent lookout, and explore the valley downstream to cool off in the waterfalls and pools. Bring: 2 quarts water, get wet shoes, gloves, swim suit, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch, and camera. Special conditions: Sword grass, possible muddy trail, mosquitoes, and some short steep slopes.
GUAM

Boonie Stomps - Invasion Hike, Tony’s Falls Only

Jul 24   Invasion Hike    Very Difficult    6 hours for 5 miles
             
Tony’s Falls Only   Easy / Medium   3 hours for 2 miles
The Invasion hike retraces the trail of the US 3rd Marines from Asan Beach up the hills and cliffs to Nimitz Hill and the Asan Bay Overlook Memorial. We then hike the open ridge down to Tony’s Falls for jumping and swimming. The Tony’s Falls Only hike takes a short trail directly to the falls and is perfect for small children and novice hikers. Bring: 3 quarts water, get wet shoes, gloves, swim suit, sun screen, insect repellant, snacks. Special conditions: Sword grass, steep hills.
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Boonie Stomps - Faha and Priest’s Pools

Jul 17   Faha and Priest’s Pools    Medium / Easy    3 hours for 1 mile
We hike to one of the two Memorials in Malesso where village residents were massacred just before the Liberation of Guam. Easy hikers will return and drive to the falls while medium hikers walk along a narrow ridge with spectacular views. Everyone can enjoy the waterfalls, jumping, and swimming. Bring: 2 quarts water, get wet shoes, gloves, swim suit, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch, and camera. Special condition: possible mosquitoes, short steep slopes.
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Boonie Stomps - Mt. Tenjo to Maguagua, Mt. Tenjo to Tarzan Falls

Jul 10   Mt. Tenjo to Maguagua    Very Medium    3 hours for 2 miles
             Mt. Tenjo to Tarzan Falls    Difficult    5 hours for 4 miles

We hike to see some US foxholes from WWII, and the WWI gun positions and their command post, optionally walking the knife edge trail. We exit by either the medium Maguagua Falls trail or the difficult Tarzan Falls route. Bring: 3 to 4 quarts of water, hiking shoes, gloves, sunscreen, insect repellent, lunch, snacks, and camera. Special conditions: sword grass, jungle walking, and long distance with little shade and steep or muddy slopes for the Tarzan Falls option.
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Boonie Stomps - Mt Alifan Battlefield/Lookout

Jul 03   Mt Alifan Battlefield/Lookout    Medium/Difficult    3 hours for 1 mile
We visit the Southern battlefield from the Liberation of Guam in 1944 on the slopes of Mt. Alifan. We will visit foxholes, fighting trenches, gun positions, tunnels, and caves, all the while enjoying the great view. The adventurous can continue on to the mountaintop lookout, with fantastic views. Bring: 1 or 3 quarts water, flashlight, gloves, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch, and camera. Special conditions: Low sword grass, crawling in tunnels, mosquitoes, uphill climbs.