Rattlesnake Ledge


Day Hike - Rattlesnake Ledge

If you're lucky enough to have the day off, let's show our appreciation for the holiday and get a leisurely start for a quick hike up to Rattlesnake Ledge. If the group's up for it, we can continue for an improved and less-crowded view. Beginners welcome!

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  • Easy
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,160 ft
  • Pace: 1.75 mph

We'll meet at the Rattlesnake Ledge trailhead, near the portable toilets, at 9:45 a.m. 

More details to follow by email to registered participants. 


Rattlesnake Ledge

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  1. Navigation
  2. Sun protection
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination
  5. First aid supplies
  6. Fire
  7. Repair kit and tools, including knife
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter
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