1ST PATA Micronesia Chapter Tri-Annual Meeting 2020 is POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Events

ENJOY THESE EVENTS AS THEY HAPPEN ACROSS MICRONESIA!
E.g., 07-11-2020
E.g., 07-11-2020
*Choose booth start and end dates
GUAM

Boonie Stomps - Fadian Cove

Feb  08                  Santa Rosa Caves                  Very Medium                  3 hours for 2 miles
We descend to this scenic and picturesque cove below Guam’s northeastern cliffs to swim and snorkel if the water is calm. If conditions are good we’ll also head north along the reef to the next cove. Bring: 2 quarts water, sturdy footwear, swim suit, snorkel gear, gloves, insect repellent, sun screen, lunch, and camera. Special conditions: A steep hill to descend and climb, overgrown trail, and hiking over rough rocks.
GUAM

Boonie Stomps - Santa Rosa Caves

Feb 01                  Santa Rosa Caves                  Difficult                  3 hours for 1 mile
We explore a long narrow cave along the limestone/volcanic junction. We’ll visit the big room, the rabbit hole, our only underground waterfall, three different formation rooms, and the start of the asteroids. Bring: 1 quart water, get wet shoes, gloves, insect repellent, snacks, waterproof bag, and camera. Special Conditions: Mud, climbing in a cave, short steep climbs, crawling in water, crawling over rocky surfaces.
GUAM

Boonie Stomps - Tarzan Falls

Jan  25                    Cross Island Hike                     Very Difficult                 6 hours for 6 miles
                                Tarzan Falls Only                      Medium                          3 hours for 2 miles
Two separate hikes starting at the same place. Tarzan Falls only is a great family hike that visits three big waterfalls, including swimming and jumping. The very difficult continues on to Lower Sigua Falls and is only for experienced hikers. Bring: 2 quarts water (4 quarts), hiking shoes, gloves, swimsuit, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch (and snacks), and camera. Special conditions (Medium): short steep slopes, mud, slippery trail. Special Conditions (Very Difficult): Sword grass, long very steep slopes, walking in water, little shade, and a very long hike.
GUAM

Boonie Stomps - La Sa Fua River

Jan  18                      La Sa Fua River                     Hard Medium                 4 hours for 3 miles
We explore the waterfalls, jumping spot, rock slide, cascades, swim holes, and the final eerie tunnel of a remote, deep river valley in southeastern Guam. Bring: 2 quarts water, swim suit, get wet shoes, gloves, insect repellent, sun screen, lunch and snacks, and camera. Special conditions: Steeps slope down, slippery rocks, walking in water a short rope climb, and a fairly long hike.
PALAU

K13 & 14 KONQER Palau

KONQER, PVA and Bank of Guam brings back the excitement of OCR and Ninja-styled challenges to the shores of Palau. This event is the make-good events from the 2019 schedule that were postponed due to shipment issues on December of 2019.
GUAM

Boonie Stomps - Anao

Jan  11                      Anao                     Very Difficult                 5 hours for 4 miles
We descend the northeastern cliff to the isolated, beautiful coastline of northeast Guam. We visit the push/suck cave to swim, the wave cave, Shangri-la, the wind tunnel, and land’s end with its blowhole. Bring: 4 quarts water, hiking boots, sun screen, sunglasses, lunch and snacks, and camera. Special conditions: Hiking over rough sharp rocks, climbing steep slopes and boulders, little shade, and a long ascent at the end.
GUAM

Boonie Stomps - Talofofo Caves

Jan  04                      Talofofo Caves                     Medium                 3 hours for 1 mile
We explore the extensive cave system overlooking Talofofo Bay. We’ll visit the Talofofo Bay overlook, the big drop cave, the wind cave, the cliff top overlook, the petroglyph caves, the sauna room, the birth canal, and window rock. Bring: FLASHLIGHT, 1 quart water, hiking shoes, gloves, sun screen, insect repellant, lunch, and a camera. Special condition: Crawling in caves, short steep hills, walking on sharp rocks.
GUAM

Boonie Stomps - Priest’s Pools

Dec  28                      Priest’s Pools                     Medium/Easy                 2 hours for 1 mile
The perfect Christmas vacation hike, we visit a series of seven pools and small waterfalls in Southern Guam, with two jump spots and several swim pools, deep to shallow. It’s great fun for even the littlest kids.  The Easy option is only a 20 minute hike.     Bring: 1 quart water, hiking shoes, swimsuit, sunscreen, snacks, and camera.     Special conditions: (Medium) short steep climbs, no shade, some sword grass.
GUAM

Boonie Stomps - Maguagua Falls

Dec  21                  Maguagua Falls                 Difficult                   4 hours for 3 miles
We head to a tall waterfall in central Guam. We’ll stop at the top for beautiful views, then make the challenging climb to the middle section with a small swim pool, then climb down to explore the ledges at the bottom.     Bring: 3 quarts water, hiking shoes, swimsuit, gloves, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch, and camera.      Special conditions: Sword grass, steep slopes, mosquitoes, and climbing with a rope
GUAM

Boonie Stomps - Dante River

Dec  14              Dante River             Very, Very Difficult               7 hours for 6 miles
We hike to a remote, pristine jungle river with three large falls, many smaller falls, a large swim hole, and a rock slide. On the way back we’ll stop at Inarajan Falls.     Bring: 4 quarts water, hiking shoes that can get wet, swimsuit, gloves, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch and snacks, and camera.     Special conditions: Sword grass, steep slopes, mosquitoes, walking in water, a short difficult climb, and a very long hike.
 

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