BUMP AND GRIND TO ART SMITH WAKE UP NEW YEAR’S DAY HIKE
This is a shuttle hike. Start point is behind Target in Palm Desert. Take tail to the left labeled Gaby Hayes. Continue on trail until it intersects with Hopalong and then Hopalong will intersect with the Cross Loop. Continue to the large cross. At cross trail goes to the left of the monument and continues as the Hopalong trail for the next 5.5 miles. Beautiful terrain and vistas of Stone Eagle golf course. This hike has it all, great exercise as it is up then down and repeating. Great views of flora and fauna.
9.0 Miles with Elevation gain of 3000 ft.
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HIKE LOCATOR: Palm Desert HIKE DIFFICULTY: Strenuous
HIKE LEADER:Cathy Hirschmann
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