PS - Hike: Sunrise South Lykken

  • Fri, October 28, 2022
  • 6:00 AM - 8:00 AM
  • Palm Springs South Lykken Trail


Registration is closed
  • Meeting place: Trailhead South Lykken  map click here South Palm Canyon Drive just south of Murray Canyon Drive 
  • Meeting time: 6:00 a.m.   
  • Distance: 2-mile out and back with 640-foot total elevation gain
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Duration: 1.5 - 2 hours
  • Hike leader: John Ryan contact: email click here

The steep trail climbs above Palm Springs as dawn turns to day ending in expansive city vistas and a view of the entire Coachella Valley. Our destination is the picnic table off the trail where we will stop to watch the sun rise from the mountains to the east before hiking back down to the trailhead. 

What to bring: 

A head lamp or flashlight is recommended for the 1st part of the hike. 

Ten Essentials (click here), water (1 liter recommended), 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. 

Hiking Requirements: additional information click here

Weather Policy: Inclement weather may cancel.

Special COVID Related Requirements

This event requires all members be fully vaccinated.  

Health Problems/allergies  Discuss any medical concerns with the hike leader that may affect your ability to complete the hike. 

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