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March Pack Hike

posted Mar 6, 2016, 9:03 AM by Shirley Davis

HIKE LEADERS: Abhay Kanhere, Surbhi Kansal

WHEN: Saturday March 19 8:30am

WHERE: Alum Rock Park, 15350 Penitencia Creek Rd San Jose, CA 95127

NOTE: There is nearly no cellular coverage in the park. At some spots, SMS messages can be sent  but often SMS are delayed. Please be there on time and stay with the hiking pack.

MEET: At park entrance then drive to Youth Science Institute parking to the trail head.

PARKING: $6

Hike Description:

Distance: 4 miles round trip South rim loop starting from Youth Science Institute. We may explore other trails based on interest.

http://alltrails.com/trail/us/california/alum-rock-park-south-rim

http://alltrails.com/trail/us/california/north-rim-trail-to-eagle-rock

Time: Allow 1-2 hours

Grade: mostly flat

Category: Easy. Shaded, Hike around a stream.

http://www.sanjoseca.gov/facilities/facility/details/Alum-Rock-Park-176
http://ca-sanjose.civicplus.com/DocumentCenter/View/30229

Bring water, sun protection (sunscreen, cap, sun glasses), light snack. 

No need to wear Class A uniform. Please wear class B ( pack t shirt ), good shoes, jacket and scout hat.

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