Outings

MAY 10 -- Glen Eden Trail to Goat Rock. It is time to view wild-flowers in the North Cow Mtn. Rec. Area. It consists of grasslands, chaparral-covered slopes with stands of fir, pine and oak. Trail head at 1394’ then 2600’ at Goat Rock.  Bring water & lunch. Class H-8-B. Car pools: meet 8:30 am Lower Lake Coffee Co. on Main Street, off junction of Hwy 29 & 53 or 9:30 am at Glen Eden Trail head 8 miles from Hwy 29 intersection with Scotts Valley Rd. to Glen Eden Trail head on left, park on right. From Ukiah take Hwy 20 E to Lake County and turn right on Scotts Valley Rd. just after Blue Lakes. Go a mile or more to pit toilet on left, trail head on right.  Reserve with leader Julie Kreis at 707-987-9040 or tikaljak@yahoo.com  Rain cancels.

*MAY 30,  8AM -- docent-led hike to Wright Peak on Mt Konocti: six miles roundtrip, about four hours including a stop at the historic Downen Cabin, and for participants over the age of 18 who sign a liability waiver, an opportunity to enjoy the spectacular views from the fire tower. For more info and to RSVP (REQUIRED) call the county parks office at 262 1618.

MAY 31 -- Mahnke Peak. This hike starts at the south end of Kelsey Creek Drive and follows a moderately sloped dirt road to Mahnke Peak with a great view over the geysers power plants. Elevation gain 2116 ft. Bring lunch and two liters of water.  Meet at the car pool parking lot at the corner of Live Oak Drive and Highway 29 in Kelseyville at 8:00 a.m. Class H-10-C Leader Steve Devoto sdevoto@mchsi.com Reservation required.  Rain cancels.

JUNE 2, 8PM -- Full Moon Hike on  Mt. St Helena in Robert Louis Stevenson Park.  Hike an old access dirt road that switchbacks up to South Peak under the light of the Full Moon.  View mountain ranges, valley lights and moon shadows in the refreshing evening air. Moon rises 8:37 pm. Wear hiking boots, bring headlamp or flashlight, 2 liters of water, and a snack.  Class M-7.2-C.  With two leaders we have the option to split the hike, if some wish to go to the top and others wish to descend earlier!  Carpools: Meet 8:00 pm in Middletown across from Hardesters Market in Tricounties Bank parking lot.  Trailhead: 8:30 pm Robert Louis Stevenson Parking Lot.  By reservation only.  Leader: Julie 707-987-9040, Co-leader: Tom. Rain cancels or heavy clouds.

*JUNE 7,  8AM -- docent-led hike to Wright Peak on Mt Konocti: a National Trails Day event. Six miles roundtrip, about four hours including a stop at the historic Downen Cabin, and for participants over the age of 18 who sign a liability waiver, an opportunity to enjoy the spectacular views from the fire tower. For more info and to RSVP (REQUIRED) call the county parks office at 262 1618.

*JUNE 14, 8AM -- docent-led hike to Wright Peak on Mt Konocti: six miles roundtrip, about four hours including a stop at the historic Downen Cabin, and for participants over the age of 18 who sign a liability waiver, an opportunity to enjoy the spectacular views from the fire tower. For more info and to RSVP (REQUIRED) call the county parks office at 262 1618.

* Not a Sierra Club hike

OUTINGS: Sierra Club Notices
All participants on Sierra Club outings are required to sign a Sierra Club Liability Waiver form. If you would like to read the Liability Waiver before you choose to participate on an outing, please go to content.sierraclub.org/outings/local-outdoors, or contact the Outings Department at (415) 977-5528 for a printed version. Carpool transportation is at the sole risk of the participants, both driver and passengers, even if they are leaders or staff of the outings or activity. Registration as a seller of travel does not constitute approval by the State of California.