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Black Mountain - June 9, 2018

What: Black Mountain
When: June 9, 2018
Where:    rancho-san-antonio
                22500 Cristo Rey Dr, Cupertino, CA 95014
Who:   Phiomont Scouts who did not do all three overnight training hikes is mandatory - Other Troop 33 Scouts may join with Mr. Webb and or Stanley Permission
            If you have attended all training hikes, you are welcome to go on this hike and the backpack is optional for you.
Cost: $0
SMIC: Chris Webb
Activity Coordinator: Peter Stanley


8am - Meet at Rancho San Antonio Open space preserve
have a three liters of water
standard ten essentials
a backpack filled with your normal philmont gear


8am meet at parking lot
8:30 get on the trail
noon eat lunch at the top of black Mountain
2:30 back at parking lot.

Trail description

Black Mountain Trail - (4.0 mi) The Trail climbs through chaparral, grassland, and oak woodland to the top of Black Mountain.
Steep canyons and narrow ridges can be seen from various points.
At the top of 2,800-foot Black Mountain, there are other views west into Stevens Creek Canyon and open space lands along the Skyline ridge, as well as views of Santa Clara Valley.


The following scouts are expected to attend this hike
  • Cam
  • Peter
  • Trevor
  • Jack Crane
  • Charles Crane
  • Daniel
  • Danny
  • Ameen