Hiking

2020 AAUW HIKES

For information about hiking, please contact one of the team leaders:  Neita Comings, Julia Graves, Hillary Kambour and Vicki Pearson.

August 2020 AAUW HIKES

Meet at the trailhead and note the times differ. Please RSVP to the hike leader ONLY if you are going. If you lose your schedule, look on the website for the schedule. https://healdsburg-ca.aauw.net/interest-groups/hiking/

August 7                      Jack London State Park                                  Neita Comings

We will hike the Lake Trail to Mountain Trail and onto Sonoma Ridge Trail. It’s about 7 miles out and back. This trail is more shade than sun with about 1500 elevation change. Elevation changes are mostly gentle, with numerous switchbacks. Hiking time is about 4 hours. Bring water, lunch and poles. We will meet in the parking lot at 2400 London Ranch Road, Glen Ellen, 9:30.

August 14                    Sugarloaf Ridge State Park                             Julia Graves

This hike is a 6.3 mile loop with a 1,154 ft. elevation consisting of the Meadow trail to Brushy Peaks trail and returning on Gray Pine trail. Meet at the trailhead at 10am. Bring the usual hiking accessories and lunch. Directions and trail map will follow on the Wednesday reminder.

August 21                    Marin Headlands                                            Hillary Kambour

Join us at the Marin headlands visitor center for a 6 plus hike, 1200 ft elevation romp with some fabulous views of the ocean and the GG bridge. Bring lunch and poles. If we can meet by 10 you’ll be through the Petaluma narrows before rush hour.

August 28                    Armstrong Woods                                          Vicki Pearson

This hike will be a reverse route of what we did in early July. We will start our hike from the parking lot at the visitor center entering the park and hiking the forest floor until we head up Pool Ridge Trail where we connect to the Gillian Creek loop and head back on the East Ridge Trail. This is a 5.6 mile hike with about 1100’ in elevation. Bring water and poles. We could bring lunch or stop at Korbel if it’s open. Meet in parking lot at 9:30.