DIVIDE PEAK: Very strenuous 13 mrt hike with 3200 feet elevation gain/loss from Matilija trailhead to Divide Peak. Experienced hikers only. Great views of Ojai and Lake Casitas. On a clear day, all 8 Channel Islands are visible. Wear lug-soled shoes, bring at least 3 liters of water, lunch, and snacks.
The weather can vary greatly during the course of the hike, so check out the forecast here: http://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.php?lon=-119.44520&lat=34.47595 and bring layers accordingly.
Meet 8:00 AM at Ventura carpool lot (Seaward and Harbor between Chase Bank and Carrows).
Please note, as this is a Sierra Club hike, you do not need to sign up via Meetup, nor do you need to be a member of the Sierra Club to attend, however, you will be required to sign the standard Sierra Club waiver form at the trailhead.