AUGUST 9: 4 IN 1 CONE: Trail off the McKenzie Pass into the 3 Sisters Wilderness and TH requires a PERMIT which hike leader Kathy Rafish will obtain for hikers on July 30th so PLEASE RSVP prior to that date so correct number of permits may be obtained. Hike is contingent on obtaining these permits. Contact Kathy at firstname.lastname@example.org
Trip Details: 9 miles, gain 1,500 ft over approx. 4-1/2 miles. The hike begins across the road from Scott TH parking lot through Old Growth forest & lava flows, ending in a large meadow with a final steeper climb to the cone ridge. Hike time 4 to 4.5 hours. MEET at HTCC east parking area at 7:00am wear hiking boots, bring poles, plenty of water, sunscreen, snacks & lunch. Ice Cream treat in Sisters. Encountering snow is a possibility.