April 13, 2013 · 8:00 AM
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Leader: Vern Buck
Hood Mountain Regional Park, Sonoma Co. Hood Mountain is just north of
Sugarloaf Ridge State Park. This hike in mostly wooded terrain will
climb, sometimes steeply, up to Gunsight Rock, elevation 2730 ft,
overlooking the Valley of the Moon and Sonoma Valley. On the return we
will pass through a pygmy forest of Sargent Cypress trees. 8.6 miles,
2700 ft elevation gain. Strenuous, trekking poles recommended. Trailhead
parking is at the end of Pythian Rd., eastward from Hwy 12.
(Rescheduled hike rained out 12/22)