Let us do an early morning conditioning hike to beat the heat.
Start from the parking lot of the Coastal Peak Park, we will start the hike at the Pacific Ridge Trail, then Poles Trail, Moro Canyon Trail and arrive at the Crystal Cove Ranger Station. We will take a rest room and snack break there. On the return hike, we will take BFI, Moro Ridge Spur, Moro Ridge Road, Bommer Spur, Bommer Ridge Trail then back to the parking lot.
Distance: About 8 – 9 miles
Elevation: About 1400 feet
General Rating: Level 2 MODERATE. Download RATING TABLE (http://files.meetup.com/1554500/RATING%20TABLE.pdf) to read more about difficulty levels.
At least 2 liters of water, a hat, sunscreen. There is not too much shade in the trails.
FACILITIES: Rest rooms in Coastal Peak Park and Ranger Station
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