Ohlone Wilderness Overnight Backpack

  • 14 Mar 2020
  • 9:00 AM
  • 15 Mar 2020
  • 5:00 PM
  • 1895 Geary Rd, Sunol, CA 94586
  • 7


  • You must be prescreened before registering. Once, paperwork is complete, you will be given a code.

Registration is closed

The Rainbow Sierrans Backpacking Section is Back!!! We are opening the season with a single night backpacking trip to one of our local gems, the Ohlone Wilderness, where the Ohlone people lived about 5,000 years ago. There are currently 3 spaces remaining.

On Saturday we will meet at the Sunol Regional Wilderness Visitor Center. The 4.5 mile hike to Eagle's Eyrie Campground is beautiful and involves over 1,000 ft. of climbing. The campsite offers 360 degree views, water (must be treated) and porta potties.On Sunday, after a bit of exploring, we'll head back to the trailhead along the Alameda Creek, where we'll pass "Little Yosemite" one of the hidden gems in the park. Back at the Visitor’s Center, we will have the opportunity to learn more about the park, the flora, the fauna, and/or its original inhabitants, the Ohlone people.

Cost: Price per person: $12.00

Contact Estella with all questions: Maria Teresa Garcia De La Noceda
estella.cycling@gmail.com (510) 725-8405 // No Text Messages Please

Requirements to Participate: In order to participate on the trip you need to be a Rainbow Sierrans member. To become an official Rainbow Sierrans member, sign up through www.rainbowsierrans.org and select the tab labeled "join".

Signup Instructions: 
a. Go to our Sierra Club site CLICK HERE. and fill out the Registration Form.
b. - After you register, the leader will send you two forms that you need to fill out and send them back to her. One of the forms is a Medical form, the other one is about your physical conditioning, and experience.
c.- The leader will review all the applicant's forms, and decide if they are a good fit for this trip. If they are, she will send a code to submit payment.

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