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Join Christian on this conditioning Mt. Baldy hike
Time: 7:00 AM
Trail: Manker Flats via Ski Hut to Mt. Baldy and return the same way.
Duration: 4-5 hours
Baldy Summit: at 10, 064 ft elevation (trailhead is ~ 6000ft)
Distance: 8.5 miles RT
Elevation gain/loss 3900ft/3900ft
Gain per mile: 928'
GOOD TO KNOW Wear good traction hiking shoes, hat, sunscreen, bring plenty of water, snacks, a light lunch and Ten Essentials: link (http://www.meetup.com/HikingOC/messages/boards/thread/9535234)
Carpooling is recommended, and a National Forest Adventure Pass is required for parking
REMINDER: ***By joining the meetup, you agree to Meetup Terms of Service releases the Organizer and Assistant Organizers from any liability related to incidents that occur at Meetup gatherings*** > YOU acknowledge THAT WE ARE NOT PROFESSIONALS. > YOU ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR YOURSELF AND YOUR SAFETY Hiking is a rewarding and pleasant activity in nature, but there are certain dangers you should be aware of. Those include, but are not limited to, trip and fall injuries, bee stings, poison oak exposure, ticks, snake bites, mountain lions or wildlife. By signing up for this event, you agree to hold harmless the hike organizer, assistant organizers and other participants for any injuries sustained during this hike***