This hike is hosted by GWH Ambassador Michelle Sullivan
If you area registered member 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
TRAIL NAME: North Fork of Hynman Creek to the Pioneer Cabin
TRAIL RATING: RED: Strenuous hike, possible unmarked trail, elevation gain of 2,500+ feet, altitude up to 9,500 ft. Experienced hikers welcome, semi-experienced welcome if they plan on training beforehand!
TIME: We will meet at he trailhead at 8 am. We will plan to start hiking at 8:30 am. This way we will be able to hike while it's still cool out.
TOTAL DISTANCE: 8.4 mile total out-and-back
TOTAL ELEVATION GAIN: 2,500 feet
TOP ELEVATION: 9,450 feet
WATER REQUIRED: Please bring at least 2 liters of water although 3 would be idea.
DOGS: Well behaved dogs are welcome on or off leash. Please bring water for them as parts of the trails are in full sun exposure and don't have water access.
DIRECTIONS TO TRAILHEAD: Drive south from downtown Ketchum on Highway 75 for 5.5 miles. Turn left onto East Fork Road. Follow the road 6.9 miles, through the tiny town of Triump, and turn left onto FR 203. This road is also known as the Hyndman Creek Road. There is no sign indicating the turn, so watch your odometer. Continue on FR 203 for 5.0 miles to a grassy parking area at the END of the road. Just before the end of the road, you will pass the Hyndman Creek Trailhead on the right.
KIDS: Older, fit kids are welcome to come. Please be mindful that we will hike as a group and will want everyone to stay together. If you have concerns about your kids making the entire hike then please play it safe and leave them at home.
MED: Men are welcome to join this hike.
*** 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: thhp://bit.ly/GWHLiabilityWaiver