Thirty Rainbow Folks from Saint John and Sussex Hiking at Sussex Bluffs Trail

Last Saturday, 30 members of the 2SLGBTQIA+ community and allies from Saint John and Sussex came together to hike the Sussex Bluffs Trail with Chroma. As usual, this new adventure was also an opportunity for attendees to meet new friends and strengthen ties in the community in a safe and judgment-free space. The walk hadContinue reading “Thirty Rainbow Folks from Saint John and Sussex Hiking at Sussex Bluffs Trail”

Plants, Mushrooms and Birds in a Fun 2SLGBTQIA+ Hike with Kirsten Johnsen

Last Saturday, eight members and allies of the Chroma’s 2SLBTQIA+ community explored Boars Head Nature Preserve, one of the last natural areas with water access in the Millidgeville area of Saint John. Kirsten Johnsen, biologist and conservationist, led the group through the preserve’s trail, teaching them to identify trees, plants, mushrooms and birds. The walkersContinue reading “Plants, Mushrooms and Birds in a Fun 2SLGBTQIA+ Hike with Kirsten Johnsen”

All-ages Tree and Plant Identification Walk with Kirsten Johnsen

Please note that the date has changed to Oct 1 for this walk, due to storm on Sept 24. Connect with others in the 2SLGBTQIA+ community and hike the Boars Head Nature Preserve while learning to identify trees, plants and even birds with biologist and conservationist Kirsten Johnsen. Over the past 10 years, Kirsten hasContinue reading “All-ages Tree and Plant Identification Walk with Kirsten Johnsen”

2SLGBTQIA+ hiking crew enjoyed ocean vistas at the Irving Nature Park

On a sunny and fresh afternoon, hikers from the 2SLGBTQIA+ community and allies enjoyed landscapes and nature at Irving Nature Park, on Sunday, August 21st.  Twelve participants, guided by Chroma volunteer, Dan Simard, walked the Heron Trail for an hour, ending at the seal observation deck. Although the trail had some challenging points, adults andContinue reading “2SLGBTQIA+ hiking crew enjoyed ocean vistas at the Irving Nature Park”

Hiking and BBQ with Dan

Hike the Heron Trail at Irving Nature Park then join Chroma for a celebratory summer BBQ at the seal rocks observation deck. Chroma will provide drinks, salad, regular and veg hot dogs, plates, and cutlery, but you are welcome to bring something to contribute. Need a ride or have spots to share? Reach out toContinue reading “Hiking and BBQ with Dan”