Crystal cove loop

O: 20s30s40s CRYSTAL COVE LOOP: 10 mi r/t, 1000 ft. gain hike in Crystal Cove State park. 

**This is a conditioning hike**. Fast pace downhill and regular pace uphill. Only a few short breaks. 

Restrooms and water fountains at the trailhead and the bottom of the park. Bring 2 qts of water, snacks, hat/cup, sunscreen, hiking shoes/boots. 

Rain cancels if the park is closed. 

Address: Coastal Peak park -at the corner of E. Coastal Peak & Ridge Park Rd, Newport Coast, CA. 92657. 

Est. return time: 12:00 pm. Optional lunch afterwards at Newport Coast shopping center. 

Leader: Beto Pineda ([masked]). Co-leader: Michelle Merton ([masked]).

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  • Alex

    By gate 9??

    February 12, 2014

  • Alex

    Where are you guys?

    February 12, 2014

    • Michelle M.

      I'm at the picnic tables in the park.

      February 12, 2014

  • Heather H

    I have been looking forward to hiking the Crystal Cove but the smaller 5 mile one on a Saturday or Sunday. Hopefully you schedule that sometime too also?

    February 4, 2014

    • Beto

      We will. it's one of our more popular hikes.

      2 · February 4, 2014

    • Laura

      I was going to ask about this exact thing. I would love to do this on Saturdays/Sundays. Midweek AMs are difficult to attend.

      1 · February 10, 2014

  • Heather H

    I can't make Wednesday but if anyone wants to go today. I'll be there in about an hour to Crystal Cove

    February 8, 2014

    • Beto

      We did Mt. Wilson yesterday. hope to see you next time!

      February 9, 2014

  • Neda S.

    Although Tuesday is my day off, but the time of this hike is okay and I can go to the class by 5 pm, well certainly tired. hehehe
    See you guys!!!!

    February 4, 2014

    • Beto


      February 5, 2014

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