Hike SAN JACINTO PEAK VIA THE TRAM, 11 miles RT, 2,500G Saturday, December 01, 2018 8:30 AM

ADVENTURERS UNLIMITED!

Hiker Participation, 24 max

The Hike:
December 1 @ 8:30 am
San Jacinto Peak via Wellman Divide:

Distance: ~11 miles RT

Elevation gain: ~2,500 ft

Difficulty: Strenuous due to possible Acute Mountain Sickness to some hikers from high altitude.

Hike limit: 24

Link to related map:

It costs $25 RT to ride the Tram. $23 if you are a AAA member. You do not need an Adventure Pass to park in the parking lot but have to pay $5 to park. Tram pass-holders do not pay parking fee.

Alert Alert Alert:

The Tram ticket office generally gets a long line on Saturdays, so arrive early ready to get the tickets.

Recommended Equipment:

Warm clothing
Poles
Gaiters

Please bring: Plenty of water, dress in layers for winter weather, a hat, snacks and lunch, sturdy shoes, your 10 essentials and your happy hiking face.

Links to Weather Svc Forecast:

http://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.php?lat=33.814463&lon=-116.6791834&site=all&smap=1&searchresult=San%20Jacinto%20Peak%2C%20San%20Bernardino%20National%20Forest%2C%20CA%2C%20USA

http://www.mountain-forecast.com/peaks/Mount-San-Jacinto-Peak/forecasts/3293

DISCLAIMER, WARNING OF RISK ETC: YOU AGREE BY GOING ON THIS HIKE THAT YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR OWN SAFETY AND THAT THE MEETUP ORGANIZERS HAVE NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR YOUR SAFETY.

WE ARE NOT PROFESSIONAL LEADERS OR HIKERS. WE ARE SIMPLY INVITING YOU TO JOIN US ON THIS HIKE. BY SIGNING UP, YOU AGREE THAT YOU WILL NOT HOLD THE GROUP, ITS LEADERS OR MEMBERS LIABLE FOR ANY MISHAP YOU MAY SUFFER. YOU ALSO AGREE THAT YOU WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR OWN ACTIONS SHOULD A MISHAP OCCUR. HIKING CAN BE DANGEROUS, PLEASE KNOW YOUR LIMITATIONS.

I am a hiker inviting you to join me and fellow hikers. I am not a guide nor trained search and rescue member and will not carry you up or down the trail. You need to know your limits and what you need to get yourself there and back safely. You are solely responsible for your safety and well being on any event posted. No organizer or event host of this group is in any way liable for any injury or misfortune that could occur. You accept all risks when you rsvp "yes" and show up to participate for this event or any other event.

If you are not comfortable with this disclaimer or disagree with this disclaimer, I am asking you to NOT sign up for this hike.

There…I said it. Now let’s go out there and enjoy the beautiful mountain and all it has to offer.

Happy Trails everyone,

Attending: 22

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway One Tramway Road Palm SpringsCA  92262