We will start the hike at the Poop Out trail. Go about a mile to the intersection of Mystic Canyon Trail. Then we will hike the Lower Monroe Truck Trail for about 1/2 mile to the Punk Out trail. If you want challenge you can go up the Punk Out Trail which is single track steep trail. Otherwise you can continue on the longer Lower Monroe Truck Trail to intersect with the Punk Out Trail. We will continue about 1/2 to go to a small summit (Summit 2760). On the way back, we will go down the Mystic Canyon Trail and then walk along the Big Dalton Road back to the parking lot.
Bring layered clothing, at least 2 liters of water, sunscreen and hat. Hiking poles are helpful.
There is no restroom facility at the parking lot and at the trails.
Distance: 7 miles
Elevation: 1600 ft
General Rating: Level 2 MODERATE, moderate pace, Download RATING TABLE (http://files.meetup.com/1554500/RATING%20TABLE.pdf) to read more about difficulty levels.
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