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Labor Day Hike Castle Rock from shell ridge 7 + mile loop Rated Moderate +

Labor Day Hike Castle Rock from shell ridge 7 + mile loop Rated Moderate

We will meet up with Chris from the shell ridge side .if your sign up with Chris stauy with him .

This is for over flow . 

    Labor Day Hike for the Discovery Hikers -  8  am Start Time - Dog Friendly too !  7+ mile loop hike over to the Borges Ranch Area and loop back over to see the Castle Rock and a stop over for a rest break, along a wide fire trails that are considered MODERATE  Plus in difficulty.

       The Organizers have this hike Rated MODERATE Plus as there are several long and some what steep sections of both up and down and not recommending this hike for beginners. Please hike within your means.

       Expect 3 plus hours for this hike and approx. 1000 feet of climb along the way. TO FINISH THIS HIKE IN THE DISCRIBED TIME ALLOWED  IT IS NOT OUR INTENTION TO HIKE / WALK THE PACE OF THE SLOWEST HIKER .  PLEASE understand your physical hiking ability and hike within your means !

   This hike is not recommended for beginning hikers, please check our calendar of events for more suitable hikes - and out of respect for the other hikers, please remember to hike with in your own ability !

             Dogs are allowed both on and off leash and in control at all times.

      The Organizers recommend wearing Sturdy footwear comfortable for hiking on dirt and or slippery loose surfaces for 3 plus hours. Hiking poles if you have them .and plenty of water ,maybe an extra for a friend.

 TIP:    The Organizers recommend getting there early to secure a parking spot in the limited parking area.

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  • Doug

    Thanks Paul and Kirk had a great time.

    1 · September 2, 2014

  • Gil

    Thanks for a great hike!

    September 2, 2014

  • Linc

    Thanks, Paul and Chris, for leading another great hike!

    September 1, 2014

    • A former member
      A former member

      Nice to have our staff photographer on site for yet another memorable event we can share...... Thanks Linc !!

      1 · September 1, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Great hike on a rather hot day ! I know some of you will be sleeping very well after this workout. Thanks to all those who helped keep up a good pace and support those felt challenged by the trails . Special thanks to Kirk and Paul and the other leaders for another fun event ! this Labor Day weekend along with the Discovery Hikers you guys ROCK !!

    September 1, 2014

  • Lorretta

    Great hike, nice to see so many people, got a little hot, but hey we'll be complaining when it gets colder. Thanks to Paul, Chris and Kirk for organising and getting us back to the car.

    1 · September 1, 2014

    • A former member
      A former member

      Hang in there Loretta - I promise one day we will get to see the Castle Rocks !!

      September 1, 2014

  • Kai

    Great hike, great people

    September 1, 2014

  • Paul

    FYI : You can Park any place on the street .

    August 31, 2014

  • Kathleen H.

    I'm interested in the Castle Rock hike on Monday, but I think I'll begin with an easier one to find out how my pace fits with the group. I'm looking forward to hitting the trail!

    August 29, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Plan for one giant hiking group photo !

    August 28, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Plus my pooch!

    August 28, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Opps. I signed up for the other hike on same day.

    August 19, 2014

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