O: 20s30s40s CRYSTAL COVE LOOP: 10 mi r/t, 1000 ft. gain hike in Crystal Cove State park.
**This is a conditioning hike**. Fast pace downhill and regular pace uphill. Only a few short breaks.
Restrooms and water fountains at the trailhead and the bottom of the park. Bring 2 qts of water, snacks, hat/cup, sunscreen, hiking shoes/boots.
Rain cancels if the park is closed.
Address: Coastal Peak park -at the corner of E. Coastal Peak & Ridge Park Rd, Newport Coast, CA. 92657.
Est. return time: 12:00 pm. Optional lunch afterwards at Newport Coast shopping center.
Leader: Beto Pineda ([masked]). Co-leader: Michelle Merton ([masked]).