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California Los Angeles - Mt. Islip & Mt. Williamson

This hike is hosted by Girls Who Hike LA Ambassador Mia Svenson!
If you are a registered member of GWH and have your punch card, don’t forget to bring it so I can initial it! If you’re not a registered member, you can find out more about how to become one and get a punch card of your own here: https://girls-who-hike.myshopify.com/products/gwh-new-member-kit


Mt. Islip & Mt. Williamson
Trail Rating: This is a red hike on the GWH scale due to distance, elevation gain, and some unmarked trails. 
Date: September 30th, 2018
Time: 6:30 AM
Distance: 9.1 miles
Total EG: 2,936
Trailhead Coordinates: 34.35164, -117.8353
Dogs: Yes
Permits / Passes: Eventbrite required, Adventure Pass required
AllTrails Track: We'll be combining two out and back trails. Here are the two AllTrails Tracks:
https://www.alltrails.com/explore/trail/us/california/mt-islip
https://www.alltrails.com/explore/trail/us/california/islip-saddle-to-mt-williamson-via-pacific-crest-trail
peak-trail
Kids: No
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***
LINK TO WAIVER: http://bit.ly/GWHLiabilityWaiver

PLEASE BE AWARE:
- Due to the difficulty of this hike, 2L of water, nutrient dense snacks, electrolytes and appropriate footwear are required

-Dogs are welcome! Please make sure your dog is trail trained or leashed at all times. If your dog is nervous around other dogs are people please notify Mia Svenson in advance

- 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.

- Since we won't be leaving anyone behind, we will be taking breaks when they are needed, for as long as they are needed. Unfortunately there is no way to predetermine this. If you plan to leave the group or are uncomfortable waiting for or hiking at the pace of other hikers please do not attend. 

Any updates will be posted on the event thread via the pinned post, and I'll update the event description if anything changes, can't wait to meet you!

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