PEEC Offers Snowshoe Hike To Cañada Bonita Saturday

Youth enjoying a snowshoe hike on a beautiful winter day. Courtesy/PEEC
PEEC News:

Pajarito Environmental Education Center (PEEC) is offering a beginning snowshoe hike from Pajarito ski hill parking lot to Cañada Bonita 9-11 a.m. Saturday.

PEEC’s educator Siobhan Niklasson will lead participants along a showshoe trail maintained by the Southwest Nordic Ski Club and point out ecological features of the winter forest. This family-friendly hike will cover 3 miles and about 300 feet of elevation change.

This is a free hike. Advance registration is required. Participants can rent snowshoes from the Los Alamos County by going to the recreation office at the Aquatic Center. Please bring snowshoes, warm clothes, water, and a snack. To register, visit, email or call 505.662.0460.