We will meet at the Stanford Ave parking lot at 5:45 p.m. for this strenuous and
fast paced, conditioning hike. We will follow a loop by going up via the Horse
Heaven Trail and returning via the main route, Peak Trail to Hidden Valley
Trail. We should be back at the parking lot before 8: 30 p.m. This event
covers 6+ miles and 2,300 ft of cumulative elevation gain.
Bring sturdy boots, hiking poles, a hat, layered clothing (Mission Peak can be
very unpredictable), a flashlight or head lamp, and a snack. (A thermos with a
hot drink would add lots of comfort while enjoying the spectacular views from the top.)
To get there, from Hwy 680 take Exit 12 for Mission Blvd. East. Merge onto
Mission Blvd. Turn right onto Stanford Ave. Stanford Ave. dead ends at the
parking lot. If the parking lot is full, as it often is, make a U-turn and find
This event is co-listed with the Black Mountain Hiking Section.
Leader: Despina Drymiotou, [masked] Cell (408)[masked]
To attend one of our events, there is NO ADMISSION FEE, unless specified.
This list is intended for Sierra Club Members and prospective members. People may attend our events on a limited basis before joining the club.
The events posted here are only some of the events we run each month.
Find out about 30-40 events per month offered by Sierra Singles and, if you desire, join our club by going to http://lomaprieta.sierraclub.org/lpss/
For carpool locations, please visit this site: http://lomaprieta.sierraclub.org/lpss/carpool.html
All participants on Sierra Club outings are required to sign a standard liability waiver at the beginning of the event. If you would like to read the Liability Waiver before you choose to participate on an outing, go to:http://www.sierraclub.org/outings/chapter/forms
Registration as a seller of travel does not constitute approval by the
State of California.