Here’s the April 2012 schedule for the Siskiyou Wanderers (reprinted with permission)
Apr 5: Snow Day: Let’s take advantage of all the recent fresh snow!
AD: 3-5 miles THE: 7000’+/- AEG: 500 + PMP: Mt Shasta Fish Hatchery T: 9:00 am.
Apr 12: Burstarse Falls: Let’s hike to this beautiful & secluded waterfall with extensive views of Castle Crags massive granite spires along a trail through a mixed forest of conifers. There could be emerging poison oak near the creek.
AD: 6.5 miles THE: 2300′ AEG: 1000′ PMP: Mt Shasta Fish Hatchery T: 9:00 am.
Apr 19: Mt Shasta City Park/Spring Hill Trail: The Wanderers & the Meanderers will have a joint hike & potluck. Bring your place setting, beverage & potluck dish to share. It’s a Hawaiian shirt theme. Be colorful!! The lodge will be open for those who don’t wish to hike.
AD: 3-5 miles THE: 3200′ AEG: +/- 400′ PMP: Mt Shasta City Park Lodge T: 9:00 am
Apr 26: Riverview: A hike from the Pioneer bridge along the Shasta River north of Yreka. This may be a mountain goat climb to the hilltop where there is a logbook to sign. Al tells me to stay left of the ridge to avoid the need for a machete on the final assault to the top. Hiking sticks & solid shoes advised.
AD: 6+/- miles THE: 2400′ AEG: unknown PMP: Yreka Mall T: 9:00 am
Legend to the Schedule:
AD: Approximate round trip distance.
THE: Trailhead elevation.
AEG: Approximate elevation gain.
PMP: Principal meeting place.
T: Meeting time at PMP.
DDT: Drive Distance to Trailhead
For More Details…
Visit the Siskiyou Wanderers website here.
And There’s Also the Siskiyou Meanderers
These folks hike most Fridays. For more information contact Benita and Neal Clark at 926-2424.