PCT South from Hwy 74
Moderate 5.4-mile out-and-back trail, 700 ft. gain, approx. 2.5 hours duration. Scenic mountain and valley views. We will likely encounter PCT Thru-Hikers. Meet at 7:45 a.m. for prompt 8:00 a.m. departure at Denny’s in Cathedral City (69050 CA-111, Cathedral City, CA 92234). Map Click Here
Bring Ten Essentials (click here), water (2 to 3 liters recommended), lunch and trail snacks. Sun protection and layered clothing are recommended. Carry Emergency Contact Information (ICE). Sturdy hiking footwear with good tread and adequate drinking water are required. Hiking poles may be helpful.
Contact hike leader: Kirk Olsen Email Click Here
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. Departure is at 8:00 am AM. Distance to trailhead is 49 miles, directions Click Here
Weather Policy: Inclement weather cancels
Special COVID Related Requirements
This event requires all attendees to be fully vaccinated.
Health Problems/allergies: Advise hike leader of any medical or other issues that may affect your ability to complete this hike.