Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Lake Gregory Walk  -- every Tuesday evening -- Mountain Communities Hiking Adventures

5pm, 2.5 miles, followed by dinner for those interested. Meeting place is under the Lake Gregory sign, at the corner of Lake Dr and Lake Gregory Dr., across the street from Goodwin's Market. For information contact Patsy Meyer   patsypic@aol.com or Raquel Comstock 951-536-4298

 

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Wednesday Walk with Barbara  – MTHC

8am, easy/moderate covering about 4 miles.

Walks will be in the western end of the San Bernardino Mountains between Running Springs and Cedarpines Park. Bring hiking footwear, water, snacks and layered clothing. Contact Barbara by the Tuesday evening before for meeting place and walk destination. (909) 338-1253 or barblev6@gmail.com

 

 

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Dogwood Campground Trail – Sierra Club, Big Bear Group

6pm, easy, 2.8 miles, 400 ft. elevation gain.  Start at the entrance of the  Dogwood Campground, off Hwy 18, through groves of dogwood trees. The pace of the hike will be determined by the group of hikers.  Our goal is to weekly improve our conditioning. Bring the ten-essentials, hiking boots, water and trail snack. Meet at the intersection of Hwy 18 and Daley Canyon Rd. Address: 27400 California 18 Lake Arrowhead, CA 92352  Reservations: Contact Hike Leader, Will Gaskill email wgaskill@hotmail.com or Co-Leader, Ed Caliendo (442) 242-4103.

 

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Delamar Peak – Sierra Club, Big Bear Group

8:30am, moderate, 6 miles, approx 1,000 ft. elevation gain.  This is a “Peaks” of Big Bear hike.  Those achieving all five peaks overlooking the Big Bear Valley will be given a commemorative patch. Hikers are to meet at 8:30 a.m. at the Cougar Crest T/H approximately 300 yards west of the Big Bear Discovery Center.  We will car pool to Polique Canyon Road and park near the PCT/Polique Canyon Road crossing.  Bring: two-liters of water, snack/lunch, sun protection, hat, and trekking polls. Reservations: Contact Hike Leader Charlotte Watts (909)866-7423 or momscampsite@gmail.com

  

Saturday, July 23, 2016

PCT Section C --Van Dusen Canyon Rd 3N09 to Little Bear Springs – Sierra Club, Big Bear Group

7:30 am, moderate/difficult, 11 miles, through hike.  This is Hike #5 of the Pacific Crest Trail, Section C Recognition Program.  Those hikers completing all nine segments will receive a special recognition patch. Meet at the Von’s Shopping Center in Big Bear Lake. From there we will caravan to the Van Dusen trailhead. This will be a shuttle hike. Bring the ten essentials, layered clothing, sun protection, 2-liters of water, food, sunglasses, hat and good hiking shoes, sun-protection, and  trekking poles optional. Reservations:  Confirm participation by contacting Hike Leader, Sharon Nardozza at snardozza@cox.net  or (760) 208-3654 or Co-Leader Ed Caliendo at (442) 242-4103 or dogs111@msn.com. 

 

Sunday, July 24, 2016

Water Sports Outing – Sierra Club, Big Bear Group

7:00am.  Join us with your kayak, canoe, or paddleboard at Captain John’s Fawn Harbor for an outing on Big Bear Lake where we will paddle across the Lake to Boulder Bay Park and then eat breakfast at Blanca & Pierre’s restaurant.  We will return by way of paddling across Big Bear Lake to Fawn Harbor.  Rental equipment is available at $20 per hour.  Reservations: Contact Water Outings Leader, Christine Jacobs at (909) 272-3755 or hikeit23@gmail.com

 

Monday, July 25, 2016

Monday Moderate Hike– Big Bear Lake area

9:00 am, Big Bear Convention Center, parking lot at the north end (corner of Big Bear Blvd and Division). The group will collectively select a moderate hike typically lasting 2 hours, covering 4 miles with moderate elevation gain. Bring hiking footwear and at least 16 ounces of water, snacks, layered clothing. National Forest Adventure Pass maybe required. WEATHER  PERMITTING.  Any questions please contact Peter Boss (909) 866-3585 or pbossmd@aol.com or Dick Banks  rlbancos111@gmail.com 

 

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Lake Gregory Walk  -- every Tuesday evening -- Mountain Communities Hiking Adventures

5pm, 2.5 miles, followed by dinner for those interested. Meeting place is under the Lake Gregory sign, at the corner of Lake Dr and Lake Gregory Dr., across the street from Goodwin's Market. For information contact Patsy Meyer   patsypic@aol.com  or Raquel Comstock 951-536-4298

 

Tuesday, July 26, 2016  to Monday August 1, 2016

Banner Peak Backpack Trip – Sierra Club, Big Bear Group

This trip will take us into the Ansel Adams Wilderness from Agnew Meadows (8320’) to Shadow Lake (8737’) to Ediza Lake (9270’), considered the most beautiful lake in the  Ansel Adams Wilderness, to Garnet Lake (9680’) and continuing to Thousand Island Lake (9833’) while viewing Banner Peak before returning to Agnew Meadows via the Pacific Crest Trail.  This is a 25.0 mile loop backpacking trip. RATING: This trip is considered Moderate in difficulty.  Bring the ten-essentials, backpacking and camping gear. Meetings place it yet to be determined.  Reservations: Contact Ed Caliendo, Hike Leader at dogs111@msn.com or call 442-242-4103 or Co-Hike Leader Charlotte Watts (909)866-7423 or momscampsite@gmail.com

 

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Wednesday Walk with Barbara  – MTHC

8am, easy/moderate covering about 4 miles.

Walks will be in the western end of the San Bernardino Mountains between Running Springs and Cedarpines Park. Bring hiking footwear, water, snacks and layered clothing. Contact Barbara by the Tuesday evening before for meeting place and walk destination. (909) 338-1253 or barblev6@gmail.com

 

 

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Dogwood Campground Trail – Sierra Club, Big Bear Group

6pm, easy, 2.8 miles, 400 ft. elevation gain.  Start at the entrance of the  Dogwood Campground, off Hwy 18, through groves of dogwood trees. The pace of the hike will be determined by the group of hikers.  Our goal is to weekly improve our conditioning. Bring the ten-essentials, hiking boots, water and trail snack. Meet at the intersection of Hwy 18 and Daley Canyon Rd. Address: 27400 California 18 Lake Arrowhead, CA 92352  Reservations: Contact Hike Leader, Will Gaskill email wgaskill@hotmail.com or Co-Leader, Ed Caliendo (442) 242-4103.

 

Friday, July 29, 2016 to Sunday, July 31, 2016
San Bernardino Mountains Group Outing
San Bernardino Mountains Annual Children's Forest Car Camp
2:00pm.  We'll camp at Shady Cove group campground. Time: arrive any time after 2:00 pm on Friday. Join us for happy hour, followed by a potluck, starting at 5 pm on Saturday. Bring: drinks, a dish to share, fire wood and folding chair to sit around the fire. Camp overnight or come for a day. Day hikes and other optional activities. If you plan to attend, please Call leader:  Heather Sargeant   909-336-2836

 

Sunday, July 31, 2016

Skyline Trail – Sierra Club, Big Bear Group

8:30am, moderate, 7-8 miles.  This trail is used by hikers, bikers and horseback riders.  It is a fairly new trail that meanders along the ridgeline behind Big Bear with views of the San Gorgonio wilderness and beyond. Meet at the Von’s parking lot in Big Bear City and we will carpool to trailhead.  Bring the 10 essentials, 2 liters of water, snack/lunch, sun protection, wear layered clothing, hiking boots and trekking poles.  Reservations: Contact Hike Leader Judy Atkinson (909) 289-1932 by phone, text or message or email judy5723@gmail.com 

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MISTLETOE WARRIORS


 

Saturday, July 19 and Saturday, July 23, 2016

Keller Peak – headwaters of Deep Creek

8:30 am, moderate

Join the Mistletoe Warriors in our on-going battle to save Black Oaks in the Keller Peak, Childrens Forest, Exploration Trail regions. Learn the in’s and out’s of this native parasite, it’s biology, why its epidemic, and how to remove it. Bring water, lunch, appropriate clothing footwear, and if there is sufficient snow, we will snowshoe or x-country ski. We will provide safety glasses, gloves, and tools. Must call ahead of time because we meet at different locations. Contact Lyn at 909 353-9199 for the second and fourth Saturday of the month.

 


 
 
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