Start Date: 6/17/2018 10:00 AM EDT
End Date: 6/17/2018 12:00 PM EDT
Join us on the beautiful Mississippi River Bluffs for a challenging hike and scenic views of a large bluff prairie and the Mississippi River Valley, near Winona, MN. TPE Minnesota Driftless Chapter members George Howe and Gabe Ericksen will guide you up a rare, diverse, and large bluff prairie remnant, being restored and managed by TPE volunteers. Enjoy the awesome reward at the top- breath-taking views of the Mississippi River Valley, adjacent bluffs, and Winona, MN. Dress for the weather and terrain/foliage as always, bring repellant for ticks and insects, and a water bottle.
Time: 10:00 am Trip Leaders: George Howe (507-895-8074)
and Gabe Ericksen (507-458-3684)
Address: Pleasant Ridge Rd, Winona, MN 55987,
For map go to: https://goo.gl/maps/gV3CCWC948K2
Directions: Travel to Winona, MN on US Hwy 14/61 and turn West on Hwy 43 at the stoplights on the south-eastern end of Winona and travel ¼ mile. Turn left onto County Road 17, and go ¼ mile. Turn left again on Hwy 15, also k
nown as Homer Road, and go about 1 mile. Turn right on Pleasant Ridge Road, go 1/4 mile, look for vehicles, and park on inside shoulder of road.