When: Sun., April 12, 8:30 a.m. 2015
Day hike in Shasta-Trinity National Forest on the South Fork Trinity River Trail, off Hwy. 299. This 6.5-mile hike has an elevation gain of between 1000 and 2000 feet and features a profusion of wildflowers and breathtaking vistas of the river gorge below. Dress for the day's weather. Hikers must have water, lunch, sun/cold protection, good footwear and some agility to cross a couple of small tributaries. Trekking poles a plus. No dogs. Carpools meet at 8:30 a.m. at Ray's Food Place shopping center in Valley West, Arcata. Info: Ned at 707-825-3652 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Heavy rain cancels.