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California Central Valley - Taft Point Sunset Hike

This hike is led by GWH Ambassador Rebecca Lucas.
The first 10 members to arrive will receive special Girls Who Hike giveaways!

Trail Rating: This is a green hike on the GHW scale - it is 2.2 miles with an elevation gain of 250 feet. Be aware, this is a high elevation hike with steep drop offs and no railings! 
Taft Point and The Fissures via Taft Point Trail
Date: June 21st
Time: 6:00 PM
Distance: 2.2 Miles
EG: 250 feet
Location: Taft Point Trailhead 37.712407, -119.586414
Dogs: No
Permits/Passes Required: National Park Pass or $35 entrance fee to Yosemite
AllTrails Track: (It's an out and back)
Kids: No (steep drop offs and no railing). Older kids and teenagers are welcome.
Men: No

***As with all GWH events, you must sign the GWH waiver before attending – it takes less than a minute to sign, and once you’ve signed it once you’re good to go for all future meetups***

To complete this hike, I highly recommend bringing snacks, water, and your 10 essentials.

Since we’ll be at a high altitude, please make sure you bring aspirin or another headache soother, electrolytes, extra water, and I recommend bringing something to help you with nausea – you never know!

This hike is open to hikers of all skill levels. We’ll be hiking as a group, and nobody will be left behind or forgotten. 

Any updates will be posted on the event thread via the pinned post, and I'll update the event description if anything changes!

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Later Event: June 22
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