Distance & Gain for this hike is 5.1 miles, 800 ft.
Trail conditions: Mostly well-maintained trails; Some rough (rocky) areas.
Exposure: More than 50% exposed to sun.
Total time: About 4.5 hours including rest stop and travel time from Felton Safeway lot.
Description: This hike is for experienced hikers. We will start on the Bay Area Ridge Trail. We'll take a lunch stop along the ridge where we can enjoy expansive views of the Bay Area from Marin to San Jose. Then we'll dip down the Hawk Trail and return via Alder Spring, Mindego, and Ancient Oaks Trails.
Bring: Water, lunch, sun & tick protection.
Carpool: Meet at Felton Safeway parking lot at 10 am to arrange carpools. We will leave promptly at 10:10. Please offer your carpool driver a couple of bucks for gas.
Note: If you would like to meet us at the Russian Ridge parking lot, please indicate that in the message section of this hike, and be at the R.R. lot at 11.
This is an 'at risk' activity. Please read the FAQ . By joining us on this hike you agree to hold the organizers, assistant organizers, and other members harmless. You are responsible for your own safety on the hike.