February, 2011 Hikes with the Siskiyou Wanderers

The Siskiyou Wanderers are a great group of hikers who hit the trail Every Thursday and would like you to join them. Here’s the February, 2011 schedule:

Feb 3: Scott Mtn Snowshoe or Ski: Bring your cross county skis or snowshoes to enjoy the snowy wilderness starting from the Highway 3 Scott Mtn Summit.
AD: 6+ miles THE: 5,400′ AEG: 800’+ PMP: Callahan T: 9:00 am.

Feb 10: Haystack/Yellow Dog Butte: Hike to the top of one or both of these familiar buttes at the south-east end of Shasta Valley. Afterward enjoy a hot bowl of chili and corn muffins at Greg & Leslie’s house off of Harry Cash Rd. Bring a salad, side or dessert to share.
AD: 6 miles THE: 3,450′ AEG: 800 PMP: Highway 97/A12 T: 9:00 am.

Feb 17: West Scar Face Road: Just outside of Fort Jones, this hike goes from the Scott Valley Floor, in an area called Hungry Hollow, up the hill to a pass overlooking the valley. (We could pick up any Scott Valley Wanderers at Ray’s market in Ft Jones – just let me know!)
AD: 7 miles THE: 2,850′ AEG: 1000′ PMP: Yreka Mall T: 9:00 am.

Feb 24: Klamath River East Side: It looks like it’s been a while since we’ve done this one. We’ll walk along the Klamath River from the I-5 exit east until we hit Hornbrook or are overcome with hunger and stop for lunch.
AD: 6-8 miles THE: 2,100′ AEG: -200′ 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.

(Content from the Siskiyou Wanderers website used with permission)