Distance: About 6-8 miles.
Time: 4-5 hours, including drive time.
Elevation gain: About 1200 feet.
Trail conditions: Good. Single and double track trail and fire road.
What to bring: Water, tick repellent, good hiking shoes. A State Park pass, if you have one. Please have $ for your share of the entrance fee and gas money for your carpool driver.
We will meet at Gateway Plaza to form car pools. From there we will drive the 30 miles to Butano SP. There are restrooms and water available at the trail head. Sorry dogs are not allowed on the hiking trails.
Here is a link (http://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=536) to the Butano SP website.
Here is a link (http://files.meetup.com/1148679/ButanoSP.jpg) to a Butano Trail map.
This is an 'at risk' activity. Please read the FAQ (http://www.meetup.com/oh-go-take-a-hike/about/) . By joining us on this hike you agree to hold the organizers, assistant organizers, and other members harmless. You are responsible for your own safety on the hike.