Difficulty: Very strenuous hike, serious elevation gain and mileage, 13 miles and 4600 vertical feet
This trip is perfect for those who like peeling off duct tape band aids and stepping on legos. This hike will be extremely physically demanding, but also rewarding. We are going to summiting San Jacinto and covering some serious elevation gain and mileage. We will also be seeing some of the highest biodiversity available in southern california with 10s of trees and hike nerds on the trails.
Hometown heros Karl Schmidt and Alex Amato are leading this 13 mile, 4600 ft elevation gain trek to the top of one of SoCal’s most iconic peaks. If you want to make your hollywood sign hike friends look v soft, go on this trip. So come on a hike to the 6th most topographically prominent peak in the lower 48! Just don’t ask us what that means.