Monday Hike Schedule for September 2018

Last Revision 9/28/18

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Leave from the Rite Aid parking lot on Ashland Street promptly at 9:00 AM unless otherwise indicated. Bring water, lunch, hat, sun-screen and rain gear. TH = trailhead; EDT = estimated drive time; RT = round trip mileage; PCT = Pacific Crest Trail; DIM = Dead Indian Memorial Highway. 100 H is 100 Hikes in Southern Oregon, 3rd edition
Coordinator: John Kerr: 541-630-0026.
Website: AshlandHiking.org

 

September 3: PCT - Ski Road to Grouse Gap

September 10: Enchanted Forest and Felton Memorial Trails 9-10-18

September 14 (Friday): Split Rock Trail

September 17: Siskiyou Peak

September 21 (Friday): Wrangle Gap to Dutchman Peak 9-21-18

September 24: PCT between the Mt Ashland Ski Road and Highway 99 at Siskiyou Summit   Hike Leader: Rich Stickle
TH: Take I-5 south to Exit 6 and proceed south on Old Highway 99 for about 0.8 miles to the signed PCT crossing on the right to leave a shuttle car. Continue on Old 99 for another 0.1 miles to a right on the Mt. Ashland Ski Road and continue up the road to the PCT crossing just before the 7-mile marker. EDT: 30 minutes. Description: Go north along woodsy stretch of PCT down to Siskiyou Summit; there are occasional openings with views; mostly downhill with one steep uphill stretch. People with knee problems may want to avoid this hike, due to the long downhill stretches. Distance: 8 miles; elevation gain: around 300 feet. Weather forecast. RT mileage: 40 miles