PS - HIKE: PCT South from Hwy 74 - SAVE THE DATE

  • Wed, November 06, 2024
  • 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
  • Santa Rosa San Jacinto National Monument
  • 12


PCT South from Hwy 74
Moderate 5.2-mile out-and-back trail, 700 ft. gain, approx. 2.5 hours duration.  Scenic mountain and valley views.  We may encounter PCT Thru-Hikers.  Meet at 8:00 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

  • Trailhead elevation: 4900'      33.56310° N, 116.57674° W 
  • Difficulty Rating: Moderate - Hiking Requirements - you will need to be in good physical condition for this hike.  Click here for more information.

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 29 miles, directions Click Here

Weather Policy: Inclement weather cancels

Plant guide:  Click here.

Health Problems/allergies:  Advise hike leader of any medical or other issues that may affect your ability to complete this hike.

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