NOTICE: In order to participate in a Sierra Club outing, you will need to sign a liability waiver. If you would like to read a copy of the waiver prior to attending the outing, please see:

NOTICE: In the interests of facilitating the logistics of some outings, it is customary that participants make voluntary carpooling arrangements. The Sierra Club does not have insurance for carpooling arrangements and assumes no liability for them. Carpooling, ride sharing or anything similar is strictly a private arrangement among participants. Participants assume the risks associated with this travel.

September Trips

Pinnacles Sunset/Moonrise Hike

Sept 21

Hike to the Pinnacles just north of Lake Arrowhead to photograph the sunset (6:49 pm) and full moon rise(7:16 pm). Trip limited to 15 people. Spend night at leader's home in Lake Arrowhead. For more information contact the leader.

Leader:Neil Davidson (contact info)

Eastern Sierra Fall Color Car Camp

Sept 28-29

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Relax and enjoy the landscape and color of the Bishop Creek drainage area. The trip features day hikes of 5 miles or more, exploring and photographing at elevations of 9,000 feet or higher. To register, please send a self-addressed stamped envelope, $15 reservation fee, hone and work phone numbers, rideshare info and conditioning experience to leader.

Leader: Judy Molle(contact info)
Assistant: John & Alison Boyle(contact info)

October Trips

Lincoln Heights Jail Photo Shoot

Oct 6

The Lincoln Heights Jail near Elysian Park is five stories high and has not been used in more that 30 years. The roof has a large chain link exercise area with views of the LA River and a few bridges. There are several floors that movie studios rent out and these would be available to participants. Participants will be asked to donate photos for pormotional use so we may avoid a "location facilitator" fee.

The trip will run from 9 am to 3 pm. Group size is limited to 15. Cost is $5 per photographer. Contact leader for further information.

Leader: Bob Becker(Contact info)

Assistant: Joan Schipper(Contact info)

Red Rock Canyon Car Camp

Oct 19-20

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Red Rock Canyon is a State Park just north of Mojave on Hwy 14. The deep canyons of the park are framed with highly sculptured cliffs in hues of red, black & beige. A full moon will permit night photography. Group size is limited. Send $10 reservation fee, 2 SASE's, drive or ride info & phone numbers to leader.

Leader: Wesley Peck(Contact info)

Assistant: Ellen Clegg(Contact info)

November Trips

Little Petroglyph Canyon & Trona Pinnacles

Nov 23-24

Little Petroglyph Canyon is one of the most concentrated collections of local Indian art in California. Trona pinnacles is the remains of lake bottom tufa towers. Click here to view a report of a previous trip to this area. Contact leader for further info.

Leader: Larry Tapper(Contact info)

Assistant: Bob Becker(Contact info)

December Trips

Newcomers Hike to Chantry Flat

Dec 7

Chantry Flat is a wooded canyon in the mountains above Arcadia in the west San Gabriel valley. Contact leader for further info.

Leader: Tom Politeo(Contact info)

Assistant: Joan Schipper(Contact info)

January Trips

Death Valley Photography Car Camp

Jan 26-28

Visit all the picturesque areas in Death Valley National Park during the cool time of the year. See leaders web site for more info.

Web Site: www.allan-der.com/deathvalley

Leader: Allen Der(Contact info)

Assistant: Sabrina Nicolls

February Trips

Alabama Hills Tour

Feb 1-2

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Tour these hills in Owens valley that have been the backdrop for many movies. Mt. Whitney froms a majestic background for this rugged area that is still used for commercials and movies. Stay in a motel in Lone Pine or camp out (possibly in the snow).

Leader: Larry Tapper(Contact info)

Assistant: Wesley Peck(Contact info)

Non-Sierra Club Activities

Non-Sierra Club Activities are not sponsored nor administered by the Sierra Club. The Sierra Club has no information about the planning of Non-Sierra Club Activities and makes no representations or warranties about the quality, safety, supervision or management of such activities. They are published only as a reader service because they may be of interest to the readers of this publication.

November Trips

CNRCC Desert Committee Trip

Kelso Dunes Primative Car Camp

Nov 2-3

Hike to top of dunes during the day and view the stars at night complements of a new moon. Dirt roads but 2wd car okay. For more info send 2SASE with name, address, telephone numbers & rideshare info to:

Co-leader/reserv: Lygeia de Jesus, 1550 N Verdugo Rd #40, Glendale, CA 91208-2834
Phone: (818) 242-7053
Leader: Bill Spreng
Email: bspring@gte.net

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