Packsaddle Cave Hike Club Activity Saturday, May 18, 2019 9:00 AM

Kern Valley Hiking Club

Meet us at 9:00am at Sierra Gateway Market in Kernville for the Packsaddle Cave Hike. This is a cool, living, cave, literally. There may be some trees down on the trail, but Manfred hopes to clear them before this hike.

Distance: 5 miles, round trip. Out and back on trail 33E34.
Elevation Gain 1315 feet
Jenkins book East Side, Page 96, T45

Bring plenty of water, no shade in some spots of the trail, but cave temperature is cool. We will rest there before returning.
Bring headlamp or flashlight to see the cave. You will need it!

Here is some additional information about the hike: https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/california/packsaddle-cave-trail

Remember that attendance at 13 hikes in a year earns you annual GOLD MEMBERSHIP! Right now we have had 16 of 26 hikes so you have time to reach your goal! The Kern Valley Hiking Club gets it done!

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*** PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY *** No one in the group is a guide or in any way responsible for your comfort or safety. Please be prepared with adequate gear and supplies for the trip. Please remember that going out into wilderness has risks associated with it and you should be aware and prepared to address any changes in weather, road conditions or to look out for/avoid random acts of nature, including insects, wild animals and natural hazards. It is your responsibility to evaluate the difficulty of any activity you participate in, and decide whether you are prepared by having the experience, skill, knowledge, equipment, and the physical and emotional stamina to safely participate.

*** WAIVER OF LIABILITY *** The Organizers and members in this group are not professional leaders, guides, or mountaineers. The function of the member or organizer is only to organize the trip. Each person who shows up for a trip/meetup (and their guest or guests) is responsible for his or her own safety. By attending a hike, or any other event organized by this group, you are acknowledging that you and any guests that you bring are aware of the risks, dangers and hazards associated with the activity and freely accept and fully assume all such risks, dangers and hazards, and further agree to release and discharge the Organizers, Members of the Southern Sierra Hiking Club Meetup Group from and against any and all liability arising from your participation in the group activities.

By RSVPing you and those you bring with you as your guests ARE agreeing to the above statements.

Attending: 7

James Sierra Gateway Markets 13432 Sierra Way KernvilleCA  93238