Here’s the February 2013 schedule for the Siskiyou Wanderers (reprinted with permission)
Feb 7: West Scar Face Rd: 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.
AD: 7 miles THE: 2850′ AEG: 1000′ PMP: Yreka Mall T: 9:00 am.
Feb 14: Snow Day: Celebrate your love of the outdoors and your love of food! We’ll ski/shoe long enough to work up an appetite for a potluck at Sam Baxter’s house.
AD: 3-5 miles THE: 5000-6000′ AEG: 500-1000′ PMP: Mt Shasta Fish Hatchery T: 9:00 am.
Feb 21: Shasta Valley Wildlife Refuge: A winter snow storm prevented us from doing this hike last quarter. The almanac predicts ‘misty AM/ sunny PM’ so let’s try again. Sandhill cranes are common visitors to the refuge this time of year – bring your binoculars & bird books. (Shasta Valley residents can meet at the refuge parking lot at 9:30am)
AD: 6-7 miles THE: 21700′ AEG: 1000′ PMP: Yreka Mall T: 9:00am
Feb 28: Hoy Rd: Stunning views of Mt Shasta from this paved road hike through rolling farm lands near Weed. After the hike let’s stop in at the Weed Brewery to sip a cool Lemurian Lager or Golden Ale.
AD: 5-6 miles THE: 3020′ AEG: 370′ PMP: Edgewood I-5 exit 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.