SATURDAY, AUGUST 26, 2023 AT 6 AM
Black Rock Trail Hike 10 miles
This is beautiful, but difficult trail
Some of the best view of the Banning Pass
No permit required
6 am to 3:30 pm Drive, Hike, Lunch Mr. Taco, Drive back to Pilot
6 am to 2 pm Drive, Hike, and drive back to Pilot. (ensure your carpool buddy is skipping lunch)
Black Rock Trail.
Time spent moving. 3:54 h
Ascent. 2713 ft
Descent. 2628 ft
This trail will help you determine if you can handle a steep climb, and breathing at hiker altitude.
Bug Spray is recommended. Those little bugs can be annoying
MEET AT PILOT GAS STATION
6605 N Indian Canyon Dr, North Palm Springs, CA 92262
We depart at 6 am sharp
We leave early to avoid the afternoon thundershowers, and heat.
Dress in Layers (weather will probably be cold to start)
Bring lots of water
Those who want to have a late lunch around 1 or 2 pm can join us at Mr. Taco. Otherwise if carpooling ensure your group is heading back to the Pilot.