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Turtlehead Jr. Double Slot Route – Fitness Hike
October 5, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm UTC-7
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This route is the most challenging and exciting way to go to Turtlehead Jr. From the parking lot we will head toward Ash Canyon, but start climbing before we reach the canyon. We will be hiking on a well worn trail for a bit before hitting the rocks. Then it’s basically straight up with a few level spots where we will stop to catch our breath and allow everyone to catch up.
We will be hiking at a fast pace all the way to the peak. You must be able to keep up with the group and be ok with scrambling in the dark.
Meet at the west end of the Kraft Mountain dirt lot.
Bring plenty of water and a headlamp.
Distance: 3 miles
Elevation gain: 1,000 feet
Elevation of peak: 4,943 feet
Duration: 3 hours
Danger level: 4
Sign up by adding your name to the wait list. I will add people to the list based on ability to handle this hike.
Please note the following:
• Meetup organizers are not tour guides and are not park rangers. Expect the same risks and take the same precautions you would take if you were hiking alone. You are solely responsible for your own safety and well-being.
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