Saturday, June 8th REI Garage Sale and 2 PM Troop hike

Troop 216 Parents / Scouts,

Our next Troop hike is this *Saturday (6/8) **at 2:00 pm*. We will meet at
the SIUE Gardens and hike the GORC mountain biking trails or asphalt bike
trails as conditions allow.

*We are starting later because REI is having a garage sale that morning so
if you are looking for gear this is an excellent opportunity to get good
used gear at huge discounts (need to be a member – you can join


SIUE Gardens
6 Arboretum Ln, Edwardsville, IL 62025
Park in the upper parking lot.

When / Length

Saturday, June 8th
2:00 pm show // 2:15 start // 4:30 finish

3 to 5 miles

Weather Forecast

Mostly sunny at 75 to 80 F // 60% chance of rain

Conflicting Events on SIUE

None found


All are welcome! Scouts, families, dogs on leashes


Water, sun protection, proper clothing for the weather (rain gear)

Hike Leaders

Philmont scouts

Adult Leader(s)

Mr. Gill, Mr. Halpin, Mr. Valley

Philmont Trekkers

Bring the pack and clothing/gear you plan to take to Philmont.

Remember to bring pack covers for the rain.
Target a 50 pound pack.

Look forward to seeing you Saturday!