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Botany Hike on Mt. Centennial - Rescheduled to June 9Sports & Rec :: Hiking
Botany Hike on Mt. Centennial - Rescheduled to June 9
8:30 AM
Centennial Mountain
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Join Havre Trails for a hike up Centennial Mountain on the beautiful Rocky Boy’s Reservation! It is a gorgeous view at the summit and a moderate to difficult 4.6 mile round trip hike up a two-track road switchbacking up the mountain. For those who wish to explore the flora of the mountain, Professor Terri Hildebrand (MSU-Northern) will be guiding a botany tour at the beginning of the hike.

Date: Sunday, June 9, 2019

Meeting time/place for Havre residents: 8:30 am at the HRDC parking lot (2229 5th Ave) in Havre

Meeting time/place for Rocky Boy residents: 9:15 at the OLD Stone Child College parking lot in Rocky Boy

Hike length: Approximately 4.6 miles round-trip, out and back (3 hours)

Elevation gain: 1250 feet

Terrain difficulty: Moderate to difficult - some fairly steep areas; some areas with loose footing; very sun-exposed

Hike leader: Lindsey Bennett (406) 301-3991

Notes: Dogs allowed (on a leash and bring waste bags).
The mountain has almost no shade. Please remember to bring sunscreen, hats, glasses, lunch/snacks for the summit and more water than you think you need (40oz per person at a minimum)!

*** Group permits for hikes on Rocky Boy Reservation have been generously granted by the Chippewa Cree Tribal Council and Natural Resource Department. Individuals do NOT need permits to join us for these Havre Trails events. However, if you ever plan to hike on your own on reservation land and are not an enrolled tribal member, you do need to purchase a permit (through Lucilla at the NRD, 395-4207). ***
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Age Group: All Ages
Venue: Centennial Mountain
Address: Centennial Mountain Rocky Boy, MT 59521
Phone: N/A

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