December 15, 2013 · 9:00 AM
A 6 mile Hike on the Hulet-Hornbeck Trail from behind the Alhambra High School in the Town of Martinez up along the ridge tops toward the waterfront of downtown and over to hike the Franklin Ridge Loop Trail. Over all approx. a 6 -mile Moderate Plus hike with approx. 800 feet of vertical climb. Along wide fire roads and some single track. This hike is not recommended for beginners, look for our calendar of events to find an easier hike.
Please allow 3 + hours for this event, and plan to arrive early for best parking and be ready to get on the trail at 9 am.
There are limited access to restroom( Safeway ) and water not available once we are on the trail.
The organizers recommend that you wear sturdy footwear, comfortable enough for a 3 plus hour hike on dirt and or wet surfaces. Bring plenty of drinking water, maybe an extra for a friend. Dogs are allowed on this hike ,Leashed / Off leashed on the trails o k . Maybe a snack for the midway rest break.
Awesome views at Vantage points , don't forget the camera.
If rain is forecast, this event will be rescheduled (check specific hike message board for updated info.)
NOTE: Please update your RSVP info if your not able to attend so others can grab the spot.
Look forward to see you on the hike !