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Friday Nature Hikes

Jack London State Historic Park

Friday, June 10, 2016

Please join us on June 10 as we hike to the Ancient Redwood tree, Fern Lake and beyond from Jack London Park into the Sonoma Development Center. Plan on stopping at a picnic table at the edge of Fern Lake for snacks or an early lunch. The distance roundtrip is 5-6 miles with an elevation gain of about 400 feet and will take 3 to 3 1/2 hours to hike, including the snack or lunch stop.

We will meet at the ranch (upper) parking lot at Jack London Park at 9:15 am for a prompt 9:30 am departure. (Take a right turn after passing the kiosk). If you don’t have an annual pass, Please pay the park entry fee of $10 at the kiosk.  Bring drinking water and a bag lunch. Sponsored by Jack London Park Partners.


Bill and Dave Hikes

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Please join Bill & Dave Hikes on Saturday, June 11, for a North Sonoma Mountain Ridge Trail hike.  This nine mile strenuous hike requires climbing a total of 2000 feet in elevation and will last approximately five hours.  Meet us at the trailhead (5297 Sonoma Mountain Road) at 9:45 AM for a prompt 10 AM departure. Wear sturdy hiking shoes, bring a lunch with plenty to drink, and wear appropriate clothing for the weather, rain or shine.  This hike is held in partnership with Sonoma County Regional Parks’ Trails Challenge, as their special invitation to explore Sonoma County's parks from June through September.  Park Ranger Assistant Matt Reid will join us on this hike, along with our good friend Sandy Larsen.  This park is the newest addition to Sonoma County’s park system.


 Please visit our web page www.billanddavehikes.com  which includes the remaining 2016 schedule.  If you have questions, please call  Bill at 833-6288.


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