TGIF to Glendale Overlook

  • April 19, 2013 · 6:45 PM

TGIF Night Hike in Griffith Park

New, EASY location (compared to Mt. Hollywood)

Level: 4/10  Advanced Beginner and up

Distance: 3.75 miles round trip - Some uphill, and some difficult spots

Time: 6:45 'til 9:34 PM.  We will wait a max of 10 minutes for stragglers before departing.

Location: Griffith Park - new spot - Glendale Overlook

Meeting Place: Parking Lot 2 at steps

Click Map Link

Occasion: It is Friday and We Deserve a Break....let's PARTY

Bring food to share.  There are 2 picnic tables so we will limit number of people.  Some have asked what kind of food to bring....think of it as a picnic....a potluck picnic.  You can bring fried chicken, sandwich wraps, assorted fruits, chips, hummus, deserts, nuts etc. etc. etc.

You may drive into the Park from either the southern end (Los Feliz) or the northern end from Victory offramp or Zoo Drive.  The Train Town road is closed.

Closest GPS Address: Ranger Station, 4730 Crystal Springs Drive Los Angeles, CA 90027

From Ranger Station drive west uphill road toward parking lots & Merry Go Round...there are signs pointing the way.  Drive Through Parking Lot #1 and continue to Parking Lot#2 - the Steps are at the northern of the Lot.

See Yahoo Maps for entrance location:
http://maps.yahoo.com/#mvt=m&lat=34.117...



Lee Zebold - Hike leader

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  • Lee Z.

    Thank you everyone for making my evening a great one !

    April 20, 2013

  • Scott H.

    Miss ya!

    1 · April 19, 2013

  • Shannon A.

    Have fun for me guys! Wish I could be there...

    1 · April 19, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Unbelievable, I twisted my ankle an hour ago & it's throbbing. Really wanted to go!!! So sorry, made cookies & everything

    April 19, 2013

  • Vanessa

    Sorry, but I won't have enough time to get up there with all the Friday traffic

    April 19, 2013

  • Scott H.

    When u get to lot 2 park along the street. Movie crew has taken over the parking lot.

    April 19, 2013

  • Magdalena

    Car not running:( I won't be able to make it by the time AAA arrives! So sorry for the short notice, I was looking forward to hike tonight.

    April 19, 2013

  • Blithe

    Sorry, I just got off the wait list, but in the meantime, I had made other plans. Would love to go next time, this seems like a great location.

    April 19, 2013

  • Lee A.

    Sadly have to cancel...see ya Wednesday!

    April 19, 2013

  • Larry T

    Band practice again. Maybe next time

    April 19, 2013

  • Lee Z.

    I have added more info in the write-up for directions to PL2

    April 19, 2013

  • Vanessa

    Hi Lee, would you mind explaining a little more in details how to get to this location? I am not familiar with area. Thanks.

    April 19, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    GUINNESS ... Not just for Breakfast Anymore !

    April 19, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Sorry - plans changed...

    April 19, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I baked some cookies for the potluck.

    April 19, 2013

  • olivia c.

    Sorry to cancel, but something change for my weekend. have fun without me, and I will join you guys next time! 2 more spots for people waiting! yay...

    April 18, 2013

  • Lupe O.

    Great! Bringing fruit ;)

    April 9, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      sweets are better

      1 · April 17, 2013

    • Scott H.

      Lol, fruits are sweet, sticky, yummy!

      April 17, 2013

  • Scott H.

    I'll be bringing the decadent dessert!

    April 10, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      lots of sugar please

      1 · April 17, 2013

    • Scott H.

      Pour some sugar on it!

      April 17, 2013

  • Lupe O.

    Glad to see a beginner level. Are dogs allowed? I have a husky that would enjoy the hike.

    April 9, 2013

    • Lee Z.

      Dogs OK

      1 · April 9, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      ill be back to beginner hikes if people will show up !

      1 · April 17, 2013

  • Lee Z.

    I'll be bringing Monster Mix

    April 10, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      to drink is to feel good !

      1 · April 17, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Shannon, Scott and Ranger Lee ... you folks ROCK !

    April 17, 2013

  • Lupe O.

    Working late :( but will look out for the next beginner level event. Enjoy.

    1 · April 15, 2013

  • Doen k.

    I'll bring something good to share!

    April 14, 2013

  • Rebecca

    I will bring strawberries!

    1 · April 14, 2013

  • olivia c.

    Mr. Lee, what would you want me to bring?

    April 9, 2013

    • Lee Z.

      Read the description, please.

      2 · April 10, 2013

  • Michael

    The road is closed at Autry again? Or is that from an old listing?

    April 9, 2013

    • Lee Z.

      oops....thanks Mike....it is open...I just copied this from an old write up and overlooked that little detail

      April 9, 2013

    • Michael

      That's what I was figuring ...

      April 9, 2013

  • Tracy

    Can't make this one. Have fun!

    April 9, 2013

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