Past Meetup

Hike to Hollywood Sign on Mt. Lee (1708 ft)

This Meetup is past

6 people went

Griffith Park Second Parking Lot behind the Merry-Go-Round

see above · Los Angeles, CA

How to find us

See directions and link below (map above is not accurate)

Location image of event venue

Details

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.

Check the weather (http://www.weather.com/weather/today/Los+Angeles+CA+90027:4:US)

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.

Attendees (6)

Go to Attendee List