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Mt Diablo Hike & Overnight

Saturday Aug 20 2016 / 06:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Blackhawk, CA 94506


Event Contact: ASM Jay
Event Location: Mt Diablo Park 2675 Mt Diablo Scenic Blvd Blackhawk, CA 94506

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Hike Coordinator – Rohan Patel

  1.  Hike:
    • The 7 mile intermediate hike is recommended for scouts 12 years and older
    • 6-7 hours of hiking, start at 1600 elevation and 2,249 elevation gain
    • The hike is part of the Rim Rovers 6 Bay Area peak hikes. Scouts completing the hike will earn the “Mt. Diablo” rocker.
  2. Camping overnight
    • We will also be camping one night at Juniper Campgrounds.
  3. When and Where
    • Start: Saturday, August 20, 2016 at 6:30 am at Redwood Shores Elementary
    • Return: Sunday, August 21, 2016 at 11:30 am to Redwood Shores Elementary
    • Park Entrance: 2675 Mt Diablo Scenic Blvd, Blackhawk, CA 94506
  4. Cost
    • ~$25 per person (Max headcount 24 people)
    • Includes transportation, camping fees, dinner on Sat, and breakfast on Sun
  5. Transportation
    • 3 vehicles needed
    • Indicate in the comment section if you can drive and the number of seat belts (not including driver)
  6. Meals
    • Sat 8/20 Lunch at the peak (Bring your own)
    • Sat 8/20 Dinner – Bring a Dehydrated meal for dinner. (Bring your own)
    • Sun 8/21 Breakfast – Bagels (Provided)
  7. Schedule
    •  Sat 08/20
      • 6:15 am – Show up at Redwood Shores Elementary in Class A
      •  6:30 am – Leave Redwood Shores Elementary
      •  8:00 am – Arrive at Mt. Diablo and check in at camp site
      •  8:30 am – Start hike (Class B, Bring Ten essentials, Sunscreen, hat, Lunch & Snacks, 64 oz of water for the hike)
      • 12:00 pm – Lunch at the peak
      •   1:00 pm – Return hike
      •   4:00 pm – Set up campsite
      •   5:00 pm – Dinner (Backpacking meal)
        • Campfire & Program- Smores, Knot Challenge (Paracord), Uno Challenge
      • 10:00 pm – Lights out & Quiet Time
    • Sun 08/21
      •  7:00 am –  Wake up
      •  8:00 am – Breakfast (provided)
        • Bagel, Cream Cheese, Instant Oatmeal, Hot Coco
      •  9:00 am – Finish packing, clean tents and pack cars
      • 10:00 am – Leave for Redwood Shores in Class A
  8. Uniform
    • Scout Uniform full uniforms are worn when traveling to and from the event
    • Class B Uniform for the hike
  9. What to Bring
    • Camping – (Click here) – Don’t forget Water Bottles (2), Flashlight, Sleeping Bag & Pad, Toilettes, Mess Kit
    • Hike – 10 Essentials (min of 2 32oz Water Bottles or bladder)

 

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