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Feather Falls Year End Hike 9 miles Intermediate

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Feather Falls year end celebration hike and lunch on the platform (optional bring a treat to share and wear a tie dye clothing item).
~9 miles round trip Intermediate
1,100 feet elevation gain

We'll do a second pick up at 9 AM at the Marysville McDonald's on the corner of Hwy 70 and 4th Street. PLEASE CALL ME that morning IF YOU WANT THIS so we can look for you. 916-224-9885.

We'll hike the longer more moderate trail on the way in, and the slightly steeper, shorter trail on the way out. After lunch we can hike to the top of the falls for spectacular views.

Dogs okay.

5:30pm Estimated return time to Sacramento/Roseville

TWO carpool locations...

Directions from Sacramento: 11th and P Downtown Park and Ride 8:00am
I-5 northbound
Merge onto Hwy 99 north
Merge onto Hwy 70 north
Follow signs through Marysville to stay on Hwy 70 continue north to Oroville
Exit Oro Dam Blvd (Hwy 162)
Right on Oro Dam Blvd (Hwy 162)
Right to stay on Hwy 162
Right (east) on Forbestown Rd.
Left on Lumpkin Rd and drive 10.5 mi to the sign for Feather Falls
Turn left and drive 1.5 to parking area.
Pit toilet at parking area

Directions from Roseville: Sunsplash Rosville Park and Ride 8:00am
I-80 eastbound
Exit Hwy 65 north towards Marysville
Follow signs through Marysville to stay on Hwy 70 continue north to Oroville
Exit Oro Dam Blvd (Hwy 162)
Right on Oro Dam Blvd (Hwy 162)
Right to stay on Hwy 162
Right (east) on Forbestown Rd.
Left on Lumpkin Rd and drive 10.5 mi to the sign for Feather Falls
Turn left and drive 1.5 to parking area.
Pit toilet at parking area

Carpoolers please pay your driver about $3.50 per hour of drive time per passenger. So, if it's a four hour drive (total) then that would be $14.