Rock Candy Mountain


Day Hike - Rock Candy Mountain

Winter day hike to a peak in the Capitol Forest.

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 9.4 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,850 ft

meeting time and place will be emailed to participants

This is a winter hike.   Be prepared for winter weather and trail conditions.  We will hike to the peak and the make a loop back to the trailhead.


Rock Candy Mountain

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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