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NEW FORMAT: Beginner/Intermediate group will walk 5.5 miles and step off at 6 PM; Advanced group will do 6.0 miles and step off at 6:10. We’ll regroup at Monument Hill.
Meet 5:50 PM at the benches at the center of the Santa Rosa Plateau Visitor Center parking lot.
We will leave promptly at 6:00 PM and finish by dark. We'll hike the Granite Loop Trail to Waterline Road, Tenaja Road to Vista Grande to Monument Hill Road and up to Monument Hill for a short break. We'll continue along Monument Hill Road to Lomas Trail, to Tenaja Truck Trail and finish on Waterline Road back to the Visitor Center. There is a $4 trail use fee or get an annual pass for $35. Pay at the visitor center.
We will have one short break at Monument Hill. The pace will be moderate but steady.... for strong beginner hikers or better for 5.8 miles. You may see rattle snakes, tarantulas, centipedes, coyotes, deer and various other wildlife.
As Spring moves into Summer and then into Fall the pace will increase and some of us will “overload “ our packs to build strength and stamina! Questions/comments text SKY
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DISCLAIMER: All leaders and organizers of this hiking group are not professional guides and do this solely for their own enjoyment. By being a member of this group and choosing to attend this hike, you hereby agree to assume all risks and liability related to or resulting from any and all group functions. You agree that neither you nor any third party will hold any of the group's leaders, organizers, or representatives liable for any injury, loss, or damage to your own person or any members of your family, friends, acquaintances, children or property, arising directly or as a consequence from a group activity. By choosing to attend this hike, you agree with the preceding disclaimer.