Suitable for beginning hikers.
Starting at the Whitewater Preserve Ranger Station, hike the Whitewater Canyon trail up to Red Dome, cross the creek (depending on rains, water shoes are advised) and continue on up the canyon towards the West Fork Trail. Retrace our steps on the return, with a possible off-trail side canyon exploration before returning to the cars. Bring a lunch or snacks, enough water, and sun protection
Bring: Ten Essentials, water (2 to 3 liters recommended), lunch/ snacks, sun protection, layered clothing, hiking poles may be helpful. Carry Emergency Contact Information (ICE). Sturdy hiking footwear with good tread and adequate drinking water are required. Consider bringing water shoes to cross the stream(s).
Carpooling is encouraged and may be available if offered by driver. You are responsible for arranging you own transportation or ride share. Arrive a few minutes early for briefing and carpooling.
Contact hike leader: Email Mike Seay click here
Cancel: If you cannot make a hike for which you have registered please cancel as others may be on the waitlist. You may cancel directly from your profile settings or notify the hike leader.
Weather Policy: Inclement weather cancels.
Open to GO members and guest and limited space available for nonmembers.To sign up as a member, click here
Weather Policy: Inclement weather cancels
Health Problems/Allergies: Discuss any medical concerns with the hike leader that may affect your ability to complete the hike.