This is a moderately strenuous 8.4 mile hike on the Pinnacle and Ridgeline trails. The first 2 miles will be from the Visitor Center to the Pinnacle. This will be the most strenuous part of the hike and will include a 920 foot elevation gain. Then we will follow the Ridgeline trail south 6.2 miles to the Boulders Access Area at the southern end of the park.
Hikers should be fit and capable of hiking 8.4 miles including a 920 foot elevation gain. We will meet at Crowders at 9 AM and should be finished by 4 PM including breaks and shuttling between start and end points.
Limit 15. Contact David Underwood at firstname.lastname@example.org or 704-675-2390.