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Los Angeles - Field Trip Friday Series: Mammoth Lakes

Welcome to the "Field Trip Friday Series," where once a month we pack into cars, and drive to various destinations between 2-6 hours away. Cars Leave Los Angeles at 6am, You spend the day exploring with the GWH Community and arrive back home before Midnight. 

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FRIDAY MARCH 9th : MAMMOTH LAKES HIKE & HOT POOLS

LEAVING: 6AM Sharp from Address [CONTACT ORGANIZER FOR THIS] (Meet in front of the church, free and easy street parking on this street, so your cars are safe. 

*Plan on arriving early, we are leaving promptly at 6am. 

Drive 5 Hours, arriving in Mammoth at Noon. 

HIKE (12:00 - 2:00) : Crystal Lake Trail is a 2.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Mammoth Lakes, California that features a lake and is rated as moderate.
More Hike Info: https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/california/crystal-lake-trail 

HOT POOLS #1 (3:00 - 4:00) : Bring a Swimsuit, and Towels/Robes
- NO GLASS BOTTLES OF ANYKIND
- Remember to bring water! 
(Location provided to other drivers after hike) 

HOT POOLS #2 (5:00 - 6:00) : Bring a Swimsuit, and Towels/Robes
- NO GLASS BOTTLES OF ANYKIND
- Remember to bring water! 
(Location provided to additional drivers after hot pools 1) 

6PM Pack Up and Head Home. 

11:30 Arrive in Los Angeles. 

Notes: 
- Bring Lots of Water
- Bring correct clothing for both hiking and hot pools. 
- Bring your own lunch, or money to purchase a lunch
- LADIES ONLY, NOT A CO-ED TRIP
- Bring your own snacks/ beverages
- Eating in cars is up to driver, my car it is fine. 
- You can bring pillows to sleep in the car but remember you will be PACKED with 3 girl in backseat on one girls in front seat (other cars may not be this way. 

If you plan on driving, please make sure your car is gased and ready to go at 6am, same meeting point, we will drive together caravan style, any tickets/driving styles are the drivers responsibility. 

My car is free, but if you are with a volunteer driver, please be kind and float them some gas money! 

***WE WILL NEED ADDITIONAL DRIVERS FOR THIS TRIP, IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN BEING A DRIVER PLEASE LET ME KNOW ASAP ***

IMPORTANT: 
1) Make sure you have the GWH Liability Waiver signed and on file!
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdMIlT2K4Yovi_X_NJrhlsRKBy9yqedBS1C4dmSsguyV8vLmw/viewform?c=0&w=1

2) Please review the REI Day Hiking checklist for recommendations on what to bring! If you have any questions about this, please feel free to reach out!

3) Read up on the trail (links provided above). Please RSVP if you plan on attending. I will also be creating a post within the group on Thursday night to get a final headcount so please keep your eyes out for that!!

As always, if you have any questions feel free to comment in the page or DM me. I’ll release my phone number on Thursday! ♥ Can't wait to see some familiar faces as well as meet some new ones!