Moderately paced hike to the historic Hollywood Sign (6 miles RT, 1200 ft elevation gain) through scenic Griffith Park; great views of the city and mountains. Mixture of trails and fire roads. Bring hiking boots or sneakers with good tread, 2 quarts water, snack, hat and sun screen, layered clothing, dog supplies. Please, no beginners or tigers. Leashed well-mannered dogs are welcome. Hike should take around 3 to 3.5 hours. Rain/fire cancels.
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Directions: Meet in Merry-go-round lot #2. From Los Feliz Blvd, go north 1 mile on Crystal Springs. At 4-way intersection with Ranger Station on right, go left and up short road. When road ends, turn right into a parking lot (lot #1) and take road at opposite corner. The next parking lot is lot #2; we meet at the far end, near the stone steps. You can also get directions from the following GPS link to lot #1: http://tinyurl.com/qlsvg3
Provisional Leader: Emmy Goldknopf. Assistant Leader: Carl Lowe. Sponsors: 20s and 30s Section; Griffith Park Section.