Round the Mountain Hike

Sunday, December 29, 2019

No reservations needed

Photo credit:

Dereck Love

Date:

Sunday, December 29, 2019

Time:

10:00 AM

Fee:

$10 park entrance fee

Leader:

Jake Van Akkeren

Contact:

Location:

Parking lot at entrance to Juniper Campground on Summit Road

Description:

This classic loop provides outstanding views of the Bay Area, the Central Valley and the distant Sierra Nevada, all unfolding as we circumambulate the Park’s dominant peak via Deer Flat, Prospectors Gap, Devils Elbow and Oak Knoll. Allow 6 hours for this 8.5 mile hike with a total elevation gain of about 2100 feet. Steady relaxed pace with a 30-minute lunch and other rest breaks. Bring layered clothing, hiking shoes, lunch and water. Be prepared for mud and poison oak. Any rain cancels.

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