Apr 18 Brittney’s FallsVery Difficult3 hours for 2 miles
We take a long, hard hike to a small waterfall with a deep swim hole below. Along the way are several interesting features, including the river crossing challenge, the swamp with its clean feet challenge, the gun location, and more sword grass than you ever want. Bring: 4 quarts water, hiking shoes, gloves, insect repellant, sunscreen, lunch and snacks, and camera. Special conditions: Lots of sword grass, a lot of climbing, a long steep exit, and a very long hike.
Apr 11 Mt. SasalaguanDifficult5 hours for 4 miles
We go to hell and back! We hike to the magnificent views from the top of Mt. Sasalaguan. We climb steadily up the long eastern ridge leading to the mountain, climb very steeply up the sword grass wall, then continue on an easier grade to the summit. Bring: 2 quarts water, hiking shoes, swim suit, Flashlight, gloves, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch, and camera. Special conditions: Walking in cave water, walking over rough limestone rocks, and steep slopes.
Apr 04 Attilong Acho to SellaDifficult4 hours for 3 miles
We hike down the narrow, open ridge, then over the two huge black rock hills with good views the whole way. We then head over gently rolling terrain to the coastline at the head of Cetti Bay, then north to Sella Bay for swimming and snorkeling. Bring 3 quarts water, good shoes, gloves, sun screen, insect repellent, lunch, camera, swimsuit, and snorkel gear. Special conditions: Very steep slopes, sword grass, little shade
Apr 04 MOONIE STOMP - AnaoDifficult3 hours for 2 miles
We hike out to the overlook for great viewsof the shoreline and cliffs, then descend down the cliff and over to Sherwood Forest for a fireside gathering to roast marshmallows and hot dogs. A short trip over to the push-suck cave is an option Bring: HEADLIGHT or flashlight, 2 quarts water, sturdy hiking shoes, gloves, and insect repellent. Special conditions: A steep hill to descend and climb, mosquitoes, and hiking over rough sharp rocks.
Mar 25 Mt. Schroeder to InarajanVery Difficult7 hours for 5 miles
We make the long, steep, slippery climb up to the open summit of Mt. Schroeder with its outstanding views, climb steeply down to traverse the oven, climb steeply up to Atete, and make the long hike out to Inarajan Falls and finally Inarajan. Bring: 4 quarts water, hiking shoes, gloves, sunscreen, insect, lunch and snacks, and camera. Special conditions: Sword grass, little shade, a lot of climbing, and a seriously long hike.
Mar 18 Mt. Jumullong-Manglo LoopMedium2 hours for 2 miles
We hike up the wide but sometimes steep trail to the large crosses on top of the mountain next to Mt. Lamlam to enjoy fantastic 270-degree views. We then continue our hike down the sword grass lined southern mountain trail to the steep downhill slopes of the rain gauge trail. Bring: 2 quarts water, hiking shoes, gloves, sunscreen, lunch, and camera. Special conditions: Sword grass, rough rocks, and steep slopes.
Mar 11 Mt. Lamlam NorthDifficult4 hours for 3 miles
We take the steep Ben’s Falls down trail up to the false summit of Mt. Lamlam, take the difficult trail over to the true summit, then continue on through sword grass to the rim trail and the cave. Those who still have energy can explore the maze and beyond. Bring: 4 quarts water, hiking boots, gloves, sunscreen, sunglasses, insect repellent, and camera. Special conditions: Sword grass, rough rocks, and steep slopes.