Enjoy some shade and the serenity of summer at this beautiful Preserve. Join docents Lina Mesa and Ed North on this strenuous-paced hike with big changes in elevation and uneven terrain. You’ll explore a variety of natural communities including redwood forest. You’ll observe and learn about the plants, trees, and animals in these various communities. You’ll hike the North Ridge, Harkins Ridge, and Whittemore Gulch Trails.
Meet at the Preserve parking lot on Skyline Boulevard. This entrance is next to the now closed Kings Mountain Country Store. The parking lot is 4.5 miles south of Highway 92, and 8.1 miles north of Highway 84.
Moderate Hike, Meal Break
Approximate Total Miles: 7.2