PS - Hike: Whitewater View Loop

  • Fri, November 11, 2022
  • 2:00 PM
  • Whitewater Preserve

Registration

  • Register here to join the waitlist

Registration is closed
This is a welcome hike for attendees at the hike/trip leader training this weekend. We will discuss and demonstrate The Ten Essentials and safety on the trail. We are reserving space for training attendees, so you can sign up for the waitlist and we will adjust the numbers accordingly and add you as space is available. 

After the hike we have pool time welcome and dinner Meet and Greet and BBQ dinner (vegetarian options available) at member's residence in Desert Hot Springs. Bring swimwear for pool and your favorite beverage.

  • Trail Length: 4   
  • Hiking time: 2-3 hours
  • Total Elevation Gain/Loss: 625’
  • Trailhead Elevation: 2100’
  • Difficulty Rating: Moderate
  • Meet 2 pm at Whitewater Preserve parking lot

The trail follows the Whitewater River up to the PCT junction where we will climb the switchbacks to the summit with great views. We will continue a short distance along the PCT and descend to the Whitewater Canyon Road and back to the parking lot.

Bring Ten Essentials (click here), water (1 to 2 liters recommended), trail snacks. Sun protection and layered clothing are recommended. Carry Emergency Contact Information (ICE). Hiking poles may be helpful.

Sturdy hiking footwear with good tread and adequate drinking water are required. 

Hiking Requirements - you will need to be in good physical condition for this hike.  Click here for more information.

Contact Hike Leader:  John Ryan Email or Scott Connelly Email

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.  Distance to trailhead is .

Weather Policy: Inclement weather may cancel.

Special COVID Related Requirements

This event requires all attendees to 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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