Day Hike (3B). Lyons Creek Trail (Sacramento Group)
This is a high alpine trail along several meadows with good late season wildflowers, 3 sets of creek pools, and 2 alpine lakes which can be suitable for swimming. Depending on local conditions, we will hike to either Lyons Lake or Lake Sylvia. Hikers must be in good to excellent condition. 10+ miles round trip and a breathtaking 1,700' elevation gain as we near the lake. Elevation 8,380' at Lyons Lake. Bring the 10 essentials, including 3 quarts water, sturdy boots, snacks, lunch, as well as, layered clothing due to changeable weather conditions, and $$ for carpool drivers and optional dinner in Placerville. Hike limited to 12. Call for details and reservation by July 11. Leader: Stan Jones[masked] or [masked].