ParkRx: Intermediate Hiking for Fitness

  • Sep 4, 2021 - Jul 9, 2022
  • Sugarloaf Ridge State Park

    2605 Adobe Canyon Road
    Kenwood, California 95452
Ticket Price $0.00-$80.00 Buy Tickets
Description

If you have previously completed the Beginner Hiking for Fitness Program, this series is for you. The program leaders will guide you on a series of weekly hikes with the challenge increasing each week. Leaders will have group discussions about gear, hydration, hiking poles, first aid and pacing, etc. The group's final hike aims for Bald Mountain, where hikers can enjoy stunning vistas.

The Hiking series costs $80 (plus a $10 parking fee per visit. Note that Sugarloaf Annual Pass is $49 and valid at Sugarloaf and Jack London SHP), or free-of-cost for hikers with an April 2022 or newer ParkRx from a participating Sonoma County Medical Provider. Click here for ParkRx info. 

To sign up with a ParkRx, please email alma@sonomaecologycenter.org Please have your ParkRx available at the time of sign-up, as the number of ParkRx tickets is limited and you will be asked to turn in a copy at the time of registration. 

Hike Schedule
1) Sat 7/9 - Waterfall Loop, 2 miles, 595ft elevation [meet @ main lot]
2) Sat 7/16 - Vista Trail Loop, 3.6 miles, 700ft elevation[meet @ white barn lot]
3) Sat 7/23 - Goodspeed to Nattkemper bench, 4.2 miles, 1060ft elevation [meet @ Goodspeed lot]
4) Sat 7/30 - Hillside / Brushy Peaks - Neptune picnic table, 4.6 miles, 780ft elevation [meet @ white barn lot]
5) Sat 8/6 - Vista Trail Loop (counter-clockwise), 4.7 miles, 1000ft elevation [meet @ white barn lot]
6) Sat 8/13 - Jack London Fern Lake and May's Clearing, 5.5 miles, 1264ft elevation gain [meet at Sonoma Creek bridge on Arnold Dr.]
7) Sat 8/20 - Bald Summit (w/ optional Headwaters wiggle = 5.8 mi), 5.25 miles, 1500ft elevation [meet @ white barn lot]
8) Sat 8/27 - Goodspeed to Gunsight Rock, 7.5miles, 1900ft elevation gain [meet @ Goodspeed lot]
(routes subject to change based on group and weather)

The group will be limited to 30 participants. 

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Date & Time

Sep 4, 2021 - Jul 9, 2022

Venue Details

Sugarloaf Ridge State Park

2605 Adobe Canyon Road
Kenwood, California 95452 Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
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