Destination: The Magic Tree (http://peakbagger.com/peak.aspx?pid=36864).
Elevation: 1 ,750 feet.
Pace: moderate speed.
Difficulty: 6/10 advanced intermediate Hike.
Departure Time: 8:30 am.
Duration: 4 hours plus (8:30 am-1:00 pm) .
Distance: 7.5 miles.
Meeting Place: turner trail head next to the Observatory parking lot.
Hike Leader: Eddie Lo.
Lunch will be at the Los Feliz Cafe (http://www.losfelizcafe.com/).
You must wear hiking shoes or trail runners. Please, bring two bottles of water. For emergencies, please consider bringing aspirin, band aids, knee brace, and tape. For a life-time picture moment, bring your camera. There will steep inclines and declines. You will see landmarks such as, the Observatory, the Mount Lee, Hollywood sign, Mt. Hollywood and others.
All are welcome to join me , but please consider the distance and inclination, and your health condition. I am looking forward to hiking with all of you. This is going to be a very fun hike.
Rules of Conduct: (1.) Absolutely ... " no one left Behind." (2) The pace and amount of stops are at the discretion of the Hike Leader .(3) If someone is faster behind you, you must offer to yield. (4) Downhill hikers must yield to uphill hikers in a single file line on the trail. (5) Always follow your leader.
Please be aware that Assistant Organizers, Event Hosts, and support hikers are volunteers and organize hikes without compensation and assume absolutely no responsibility for you or your guests. By signing up for a hike, or any other event organized by this group, you are acknowledging that you are aware and made your guests aware of the risks, dangers, and hazards associated with any outdoor activity, and you accept, and fully assume all such risks, dangers, and hazards, and further agree to release, and discharge the Organizer, Assistant Organizers, and Event Hosts of Los Angeles Hiking Meetup Group from, and against any, and all liability arising from your and your guest's participation in the group activities. Please see the Meetup terms of service agreementhttp://www.meetup.com/terms/