Siskiyou Wanderers January 2012 Hiking Schedule

Here’s the January 2012 schedule for the Siskiyou Wanderers (reprinted with permission):

Jan 5: Shasta Wildlife Refuge: A favorite hike for many. If we stay on the roads near the lakes we should see many of the migratory birds that pass through our area. Let’s have lunch at the Dutchman afterward to celebrate the New Year. AD: 8 +/- miles THE: 2500′ AEG: minimal PMP: Yreka Mall T: 9:00 am.

Jan 12: West Scar Face Rd: This year we’ll park where Hamlin Gulch Rd intersects Scar face and see if we can hike the gravel road to the summit to peer over onto East Scar Face Rd. AD: 8 – 10 miles THE: 2800′ AEG: 500′ PMP: Yreka Mall T: 9:00 am.

Jan19: Snow Day: We’ll ski and snowshoe wherever we think the conditions are best; Bunny Flat, Sand Flat, Castle Lake?? AD: 3-5 miles THE: 5000-6000′ AEG: 500-100′ PMP: Mt Shasta Fish Hatchery T: 9:00 am

Jan 26: Colestin Rd: A pleasant rolling-road hike north-west of Hilt in the beautiful Cottonwood Creek Drainage, crossing over into Oregon. AD: 5-10 miles. THE: 2500′ AEG:minimal PMP: Yreka Mall T: 9:00 a

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.

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And There’s Also the Siskiyou Meanderers

These folks hike most Fridays. For more information contact Benita and Neal Clark at 926-2424.