Paint Mines field trip update

Paint Mines

Click here for the basic lowdown on the field trip paying particular attention to the equipment list.

The Tuesday, May 18th weather forecast for beautiful Calhan calls for a high temperature of 60 degrees, a 40% chance for afternoon showers, and wind out of the southeast.  If the rain stays away, it looks to be a perfect day for hiking. That said:

  • dress appropriately (i.e., in layers) with a rain poncho, perhaps,
  • bring enough water (about 64 ounces, i.e., 8 ounces per half hour) and
  • trail food in addition to your disposable lunch and drink (examples: granola bars, toaster pastries, cookies, trail mix, dried fruit, Fig Newtons, M&M’s, sunflower seeds, hard candy, crackers, candy bars, or cheese
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2 comments on “Paint Mines field trip update

  1. Pingback: Dress of Choice for Paint Mines « Mr. T's Fourth Grade

  2. I remember this feild trip from 4th grade. It was so much fun, and funny because Mrs. Wade brang toilet paper just in case. But I dont blame her I would have done the same thing. 🙂 Well say hi to her for me Mr. T.
    -amy-

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