Hike: Sandstone Sextet - Backpacker

Hike: Sandstone Sextet

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Group: Sierra Club

When: Saturday, October 7, 9 am

Where: Mishe Mokwa Trailhead - Backbone Trail, Malibu, CA

Cost: Free

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Join us on a hike from the Mishe Mokwa trailhead to 6 peaks: 9 mi, 2,700' gain. Here's your chance to get six peaks (2,800' to 3,111') in one day on a strenuous hike at a moderate pace to: Sandstone (highest point in the Santa Monica Mountains), Boney, Exchange, Tri-Peaks, Pop Top, and Big Dome peaks. Return on the Mishe Mokwa portion of the Backbone Trail, passing Split, Echo, and Balanced Rocks. Meet 8 am at Pacific Palisades Rideshare (Los Liones Dr. at Sunset Blvd, ¼ mi from PCH) or 9 am Mishe Mokwa trailhead (PCH 16 mi W of Malibu Canyon Road, Yerba Buena Rd N 7 winding mi to parking area on right side 2 miles past the ranger station). Bring water and lunch. Rain cancels.

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