Hiking or Walking Groups Nearby
Group Description: Looking for others to hike with that are interested in lightweight/ultralight backpacking, and participate online at Backpackinglight.com
8-15 mile days. Lost Coast, King Range, Trinity Alps and beyond.
Backpack Photography Trip to Snow Mtn.Wilderness 6/17-18-19 | 76.6 km away
Date: Friday, 6-17-2011
Description: Weather-permitting we will see abundant wildflowers, star-filled night skies, full moon.\\r\\nHike from Summit Spring Trailhead in the Mendocino National Forest through the Snow Mountain Wilderness. 4 miles and about 2,000 feet elevation gain to the Summit Basin campsite. About 2 more miles and a few hundred more feet elevation to reach the East summit. Friday night - night sky photo opportunity. Saturday explore the mountain and photograph the wildflowers. Break camp about 9:00 a.m. on Sunday morning to be back in the Bay Area before dark.
Paddle Lake Sonoma | 93.8 km away
Date: Sunday, 6-26-2011
Description: *** UPDATE: I have 20 people coming so far. *** This is a 10 mile round trip paddle, from Yorty Creek to the end of the Dry Creek Arm, where we'll pull up to a beach and have a picnic. Then we'll do a 2 mile round trip hike to the waterfall and go for a swim. You need to bring your own canoe or kayak, meet at Yorty Creek boat ramp at 9:30. There may be a launch fee. We will start paddling by 10:00. Last year it took us about 2 hrs to get to the lunch spot. No carpools since we have to transport our boats, but do catch a ride with a friend if you can.
If you enjoy paddling and have your own kayak check out the Petaluma Paddlers. They are a very active and friendly bunch.
Please bring lunch, plenty of water, a snack, and sun protection. Wear layers, it may be cool in the morning but it's going to warm up to 85 degrees. You'll want to go swimming, we'll probably swim in the lake and at the waterfall. Wear shoes or sandals suitable for wading and making the 2 mile round trip h ....
Girlfriend Get Away: Trinity Alps Wilderness Area, Northern California | 93.6 km away
Date: Saturday, 7-23-2011
Description: Get a chance to gain a solid foundation of backpacking skills while exploring lush meadows, alpine lakes, glacier fed creeks, and awe-inspiring mountains. The hiking itinerary is manageable, so we can enjoy ourselves in this gorgeous alpine environment!
Go to: http://roamthewoods.com/Trinity.html for more details or www.roamthewoods.com
Girlfriend Getaway: Lassen Volcanic National Park Week Long Backpacking Adventure | 93.6 km away
Date: Saturday, 9-17-2011
Description: Come join us for the week in Lassen National Park. The southernmost portion of the Cascade Range will be our classroom for the week. Enjoy solitude and camaraderie in a back country few wander into, while reveling in the awe-inspiring geologic features Lassen is home to. Please contact the organizer for more details or visit www.roamthewoods.com.