- Tony Lachowicz
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NOVEMBER 15 LONG HIKE
FOLLOW THE HISTORIC 1916 ROAD
The first half of this 7 mile, 1800 foot elevation gain hike, is all off trail (with permission).
Be prepared for a strenuous journey through some historic property part of Sugarloaf Ridge SP. After our ascent and lunch we’ll gradually wander down Bald Mountain Rd, Red Mountain Trail, Headwaters Trail, Vista Trail, and Pony Gate Trail. Wear weather appropriate clothing, bring a lunch with liquids, hiking poles, and an adventurous spirit. Leave Berger at 8:30 a.m. Hike leader is Dave Chalk, 539-8847.
NOVEMBER 8 INTERMEDIATE HIKE
ANNADEL – LAKE ILSANJO
Start from Park Trail Drive on to Rough Go Trail. This trail is a steep rough path to Lake Ilsanjo. Continue on Lake Trail around the lake. Lunch at picnic area by the lake. Return via Spring Creek Trail and Canyon Trail. Hike distance is 5.8 miles, elevation gain 644 ft. Bring lunch, water and poles if you need them. Leave Berger Center at 9:00 a.m. Hike leader is Zlatica Hasa, Phone: 510-331-2165.
NOVEMBER 1 SHORT HIKE
ARMSTRONG REDWOODS STATE PARK
This will be a cool and easy 2-3 mile stroll on the park’s level nature trail through some very impressive giant redwoods, including the Burbank Circle and the Parson Jones, Colonel Armstrong and Icicle Trees. A beautiful stroll through the redwoods. Two miles plus. Hike leaders are Dick and Sharon Shlegeris 537-6514. Leave Berger at 9:00 a.m.
A REMINDER TO ALL HIKERS: If the hiking trail is more than 30 miles round trip from Oakmont, it is customary to compensate your driver at least $5.00 for gas.