Sierra Club 20s & 30s - All Events For October 2017
    Friday December 15, 2017 7:14 PM
 
Title: S - Leadership Training Course
Start Date/Time: 10/07/2017 07:30 AM Reservation Required: Yes
End Date/Time: 10/07/2017 04:00 PM Reservation Deadline: 09/20/2017
Activity Type: Social Event Space: Unlimited
Difficulty Level: Easy Fee: $0 (SC) | $0 (Non SC)
Location:
Eaton Canyon Nature Center
Pasadena, CA
Coordinator(s):
Rolf M
Meeting Point:
Eaton Canyon Nature Center in Pasadena, CA
 
Description:

Want to become a Sierra Club leader? The required one-day training is offered twice a year, including this October 7th.

Learn more and then sign up by September 23rd at:

http://angeles.sierraclub.org/ltc_leadership_seminar

The fee is $25 (I think), but it goes to the seminar, not to the 20's and 30's section.

Questions?  Ask a current leader or email Rolf

(rolfm@alumni.caltech.edu)

 
Cancellation Policy:
N/A
 

Title: O1 - Topanga State Park: Los Liones to Parker Mesa Overlook Hike
Sponsoring Section: 20s & 30s Section
Start Date/Time: 10/07/2017 08:00 AM Reservation Required: No
End Date/Time: 10/07/2017 01:00 PM Reservation Deadline: N/A
Activity Type: Hike Space: Maximum of 25
Difficulty Level: Moderate Fee: $0 (SC) | $0 (Non SC)
Location:
The Los Liones Trail
580 Los Liones Dr.
Pacific Palisades, CA 90272
Coordinator(s):
Jon Ades
Greg Klinger
Meeting Point:
How to get There: From Pacific Coast Highway, turn east onto Sunset Blvd. and left onto Los Liones Drive after 0.3 miles. The Trailhead is clearly marked about 0.6 miles down Los Liones Drive, just before it makes a short turn to the west. We will meet under the main gate that says " Los Leones Canyon ".
 
Description:

Join us on a 7 mile hike in the Santa Monica Mountains. The first part of this hike-The Los Liones Trail- is one of the most lush Canyons in the Santa Monica Mountains. Afterward, the Trail meets up with a Fireroad that we will take all the way to the Parker Mesa Overlook(1525ft). This Overlook provides us with an amazing Panoramic View of the Los Angeles Basin from downtown up to Palos Verdes. We will take a lunch break at the Overlook before hiking back the way we came.

Meeting Place is at the Los Liones Trailhead in Pacific Palisades, by the main "Los Leones Canyon" Gate at 8a.m. There is free parking all along the road. Do not park in the Church Parking Lot.  

Mileage: 7 miles

Elevation gain: 1300 ft.

Bring lug Shoes, 2 liters of water, Sunscreen and a hat(The Fireroad is exposed) and a sack lunch.

Rain and fire cancels. No Dogs. 


 

 

 
Cancellation Policy:
None
 

Title: S - Management Committe Meeting for 20's and 30's Section
Sponsoring Section: 20s & 30s Section
Start Date/Time: 10/07/2017 05:00 PM Reservation Required: No
End Date/Time: 10/07/2017 07:00 PM Reservation Deadline: N/A
Activity Type: Social Event Space: Unlimited
Difficulty Level: Easy Fee: $0 (SC) | $0 (Non SC)
Location:
near Pico and Westwood
Los Angeles, CA
Coordinator(s):
Rolf M
Greg Klinger
Gebe Sende
Meeting Point:
Meeting Point TBD. Either a coffee shop or a reasonably affordable restaurant. If you'd like my (Rolf's) texting number to help you find us, please sign up and email me, letting me know that you want my texting number: rolfm(at)alumni.caltech.edu
 
Description:

The management committee of the 20's and30's Section meets from time to time to discuss issues as they arise.

Please join us to raise an issue or to make a suggestion or simply to observe.

 Interested in running for the MC for 2018?  This is a great way to learn more.

 Please plan on paying your own way just like the MC members.

 
Cancellation Policy:
N/A
 

Title: O1 - Playa Del Rey Urban Hike
Sponsoring Section: 20s & 30s Section
Start Date/Time: 10/10/2017 07:00 PM Reservation Required: No
End Date/Time: 10/10/2017 09:20 PM Reservation Deadline: N/A
Activity Type: Walk Space: Unlimited
Difficulty Level: Easy Fee: $0 (SC) | $0 (Non SC)
Location:
Playa Del Rey
Playa Del Rey, CA
Coordinator(s):
Greg Klinger
John Wilson
 
Description:
Description:
Do you need a break in your workweek? Does the thought of hiking along the beach and surrounding hills brighten your spirits? Then join us for the Playa Del Rey conditioning walk. Afterwards we will stop by a local restaurant for refreshments (MO’s).

The walk is 5 miles, 200 ft gain.

Directions to meeting point: Go West on Culver Blvd, to Nicholson, turn Left (Note: Nicholson turns into Pershing) and continue on Pershing to Waterview (1/2 mi), turn Right to top-of-the-hill, (corner of Rindge and Waterview). Where the NW corner fence of LAX meets the homes overlooking the ocean. You an also get there from Manchester as well. Easy access to the starting point is also possible from Manchester Ave. and Vista Del Mar. The fun starts at 7:00pm.

Feel free to bring a snack to share if you'd like.

Rain Cancels.
No dogs, please.

Link to starting point: http://www.sc2030singles.org/images/PDR_Walk_Graphic_092009.JPG
  
 
Cancellation Policy:
N/A
 

Title: C - Lets Make a Deal visit
Sponsoring Section: 20s & 30s Section
Start Date/Time: 10/18/2017 12:00 PM Reservation Required: Yes
End Date/Time: 10/18/2017 06:00 PM Reservation Deadline: 10/16/2017
Activity Type: Social Event Space: Maximum of 10
Difficulty Level: Easy Fee: $0 (SC) | $0 (Non SC)
Location:
Doors Production Studio
Van Nuys, CA
Coordinator(s):
David Hyman
Meeting Point:
TBA
 
Description:
Have you ever wanted to be a contestant on a TV show?  Now is your chance, up to 10 of us can come in costume to be potential contestants. This is a free event and the process will take 5-6 hours.  We will be meeting in VanNuys between noon & 1 pm, details provided the week before.  Must come in costume & bring government ID.
 
Cancellation Policy:
Any time, there may be a wait list
 

Title: C - Parker Mesa Overlook via Los Liones Trail
Sponsoring Section: 20s & 30s Section
Start Date/Time: 10/22/2017 08:00 AM Reservation Required: No
End Date/Time: 10/22/2017 12:00 PM Reservation Deadline: N/A
Activity Type: Provisional Event Space: Unlimited
Difficulty Level: Moderate Fee: $0 (SC) | $0 (Non SC)
Location:
Los Liones Drive
510 Los Liones Drive
Pacific Palisades, CA 90272
Coordinator(s):
Krista Muscarella
Meeting Point:
510 Los Liones Dr, Pacific Palisades, CA 90272
 
Description:

O1 Level hike to Parker Mesa Overlook

Join us for a moderately paced hike up the Los Liones Trail to a beautiful overlook with gorgeous views, surely a spectacular photo opp! 

The hike is 7.3 miles roundtrip with 1,292' of gain. Meet at 8am at the end of Los Liones Drive in Pacific Palisades. Carpooling recommended, be mindful of parking regulations. 

Please bring 2-3 liters of water, a lunch to enjoy at the overlook, lugsoles, hat, and layered clothing.

Extreme heat/Red Flag warnings or rain cancels. No dogs please.

Email for more information/questions (krista.muscarella@gmail.com).

Ldr: Krista Muscarella.

 
Cancellation Policy:
N/A
 

Title: S - Management Committe Meeting for 20's and 30's Section
Sponsoring Section: 20s & 30s Section
Start Date/Time: 11/12/2017 05:00 PM Reservation Required: No
End Date/Time: 11/12/2017 07:00 PM Reservation Deadline: N/A
Activity Type: Social Event Space: Unlimited
Difficulty Level: Easy Fee: $0 (SC) | $0 (Non SC)
Location:
Lenny's Deli
2379 Westwood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90064
Coordinator(s):
Rolf M
Greg Klinger
John Wilson
Meeting Point:
We'll meet inside the deli. If you'd like my (Rolf's) texting number to help you find us, please sign up and email me, letting me know that you want my texting number: rolfm(at)alumni.caltech.edu
 
Description:

The management committee of the 20's and30's Section meets from time to time to discuss issues as they arise.

Interested in running for the MC for 2018?  This is a great way to learn more.

Please join us to raise an issue or to make a suggestion or simply to observe.

Please plan on paying your own way just like the MC members.

 
Cancellation Policy:
N/A
 

Title: O1 - Playa Del Rey Urban Hike
Sponsoring Section: 20s & 30s Section
Start Date/Time: 11/14/2017 07:00 PM Reservation Required: No
End Date/Time: 11/14/2017 09:25 PM Reservation Deadline: N/A
Activity Type: Walk Space: Unlimited
Difficulty Level: Easy Fee: $0 (SC) | $0 (Non SC)
Location:
Playa Del Rey
Playa Del Rey, CA
Coordinator(s):
Greg Klinger
John Wilson
 
Description:

Do you need a break in your workweek? Does the thought of hiking along the beach and adjacent hills brighten your spirits? Then join us for the Playa Del Rey conditioning walk. Afterwards we will stop by a local restaurant for refreshments (MO’s).

The walk is 5 miles round trip, with about 200 ft gain and loss.

Directions to meeting point: Go West on Culver Blvd, to Nicholson, turn Left (Note: Nicholson turns into Pershing) and continue on Pershing to Waterview (1/2 mi), turn Right to top-of-the-hill, (corner of Rindge and Waterview). Where the NW corner fence of LAX meets the homes overlooking the ocean. You an also get there from Manchester as well. Easy access to the starting point is also possible from Manchester Ave. and from Vista Del Mar. The fun starts at 7:00pm.

Rain Cancels.

No dogs, please.

Link to starting point: http://www.sc2030singles.org/images/PDR_Walk_Graphic_092009.JPG

 
Cancellation Policy:
N/A
 

Title: O1 - Temescal Canyon/Skull Rock hike
Sponsoring Section: 20s & 30s Section
Start Date/Time: 11/19/2017 09:00 AM Reservation Required: No
End Date/Time: 11/19/2017 12:00 PM Reservation Deadline: N/A
Activity Type: Hike Space: Unlimited
Difficulty Level: Moderate Fee: $0 (SC) | $0 (Non SC)
Location:
Gateway Temescal Canyon Park
15601 Sunset Blvd
Pacific Palisades, CA 90271
Coordinator(s):
Mark Chapin
Kathryn Li
Meeting Point:
Meet at the picnic tables at the parking lot closest to Sunset.
 
Description:

The Hike is to Skull Rock in Topanga Canyon State Park.  Skull Rock offers panoramic views of the ocean and Santa Monica. 

It is a loop hike, returning to the trailhead without retracing your steps.  

This moderate hike will start by climbing the Temescal ridge route to the junction with the Skull Rock trail. After the initial switchbacks from the trailhead, the trail rises and falls over the ridgeline to Skull Rock.  We return to the Temescal Ridge Trail and descend into Temescal Canyon past a small waterfall that has some water. We then pass through a wooded area, back to the parking lot. 

There is parking in Gateway Park, but it costs about $10.00. If you don't mind walking a bit farther, parking is free on Temescal Canyon Blvd. south of Sunset Boulevard.  

Meet at the picnic tables at the parking lot closest to Sunset.

Bring two liters of water and a light snack, a windbreaker and a hat for the sun.

Afterwards going to Reel Inn, 18661 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265. Restaurant is close by and has easy parking on the street.  Restaurant is just past Topanga Canyon Blvd on the right side. 
 
Cancellation Policy:
Heavy rain cancels
 

Title: O1 - Wonderful Santa Barbara Hike & Wine camping trip
Sponsoring Section: 20s & 30s Section
Start Date/Time: 11/24/2017 10:00 AM Reservation Required: Yes
End Date/Time: 11/26/2017 10:00 AM Reservation Deadline: 11/19/2017
Activity Type: Camping Trip Space: Maximum of 50
Difficulty Level: Easy Fee: $25 (SC) | $35 (Non SC)
Location:
Sage Hill Campground
Santa Barbara, CA
Coordinator(s):
Kevin Schlunegger
Gebe Sende
 
Description:

Wonderful Santa Barbara Hike & Wine camping trip!

Welcome to the 20's & 30's Section of the Sierra Club post-Thanksgiving car camp near Santa Barbara at the Sage Hill Campground.  

Work off that Thanksgiving feast with some moderate hikes in the spectacular Santa Barbara backcountry. After the morning hikes, we will explore Los Olivos and Solvang with the oppourrunity to do wine and beer tastings.

We will be camping Thankgiving weekend Nov 24 - 26 (Fri - Sun) in the beautiful Sage Hill Campground. We have 10 complimentary parking spaces for the groupsite and the first 10 carpool vehicles get to park there. Other spots are available further away for an additional fee for single riders.

After returning to the campground Friday afternoon, happy hour of appetizers and champagne will be supplied by the leaders. Bring a dish to share for our International Potluck on Friday night. If your last name begins with A-G bring a main dish; if H-N, bring a salad; if O-Z, a dessert. These are not strict rules, if your talent is for terrific main dishes, please do you thing! Please prepare ethnic dishes if posssible. After dinner we will have a campfire.  Please remember to bring plenty of firewood! 

After we return to camp Saturday afternoon, we will have Happy Hour again, but this time you are responsible for your own dinner. We will have hot water, stoves, and the campfire available for cooking. You are welcome to bring meat, sausage, etc. to barbeque. 

You will be responsible for two breakfasts, two lunches, trail snacks, one dinner and a dish to share for the potluck. 

 All hikes will follow Sierra Club policy, be entirely on trail and be led by two Sierra Club leaders.

 The Sierra Club assumes no liability and takes no responsibility for carpooling.  Carpooling is only suggested and any assistance provided by a leader or this website in carpool arrangements is only a suggestion.  Each participant may choose to carpool or not, and it is up to each participant to decide on how to arrive at the camp site by the indicated time.

Payment must be recieved in full before Sunday Nov 19. Deadline to register for trip is Nov 19. Pay via PayPal ( sc2030acct@gmail.com ) or mail a check. $25.00 for Sierra Club members. $35.00 for Non-Sierra Club members

Mail check to:
Rolf Mauermann
3231 Brookhill St.
La Crescenta, CA, 91214

No refund if you cancel after Nov 19. 

Leaders: Kevin Schlunegger & Gabe Sende

Reservationist: Rolf Mauermann 

 
Cancellation Policy:
No refund if you cancel after Nov 19.
 

Title: S - Leader Appreciation Banquet
Sponsoring Section: 20s & 30s Section
Start Date/Time: 12/02/2017 06:00 PM Reservation Required: Yes
End Date/Time: 12/02/2017 08:00 PM Reservation Deadline: 12/01/2017
Activity Type: Social Event Space: Unlimited
Difficulty Level: Easy Fee: $0 (SC) | $0 (Non SC)
Location:
El Torito
6040 Canoga Avenue
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Coordinator(s):
Rolf M
Gebe Sende
Greg Klinger
Meeting Point:
El Torito Restaurant.
 
Description:

Join us in celebrating the active leaders in our section!  We're celebrating at El Torito in Woodland Hills.  It's an all-you-can-eat buffet and soda is included.  Conveniently located just off a freeway near US-101 and I-405.

This dinner is free to active leaders but costs $25 for others.

Outings chair, social media contacts, web page administrator, and other volunteers are also invited to addend for free.

What is an "active" leader?  Someone who has led 3 outings ore one overnight outing in the past two years.  If you're not sure whether you qualify, please email Rolf (rolfm (at) alumni.caltech.edu.

 

Thank you, Gabe, for finding a location!

 

 
Cancellation Policy:
N/A
 

Title: O1 - Playa Del Rey Urban Hike
Sponsoring Section: 20s & 30s Section
Start Date/Time: 12/12/2017 07:00 PM Reservation Required: No
End Date/Time: 12/12/2017 09:25 PM Reservation Deadline: N/A
Activity Type: Walk Space: Unlimited
Difficulty Level: Easy Fee: $0 (SC) | $0 (Non SC)
Location:
Playa Del Rey
Playa Del Rey, CA
Coordinator(s):
Greg Klinger
John Wilson
 
Description:

Do you need a break in your workweek? Does the thought of hiking along the beach and adjacent hills brighten your spirits? Then join us for the Playa Del Rey conditioning walk. Afterwards we will stop by a local restaurant for refreshments (MO’s).

The walk is 5 miles round trip, with about 200 ft gain and loss.

Directions to meeting point: Go West on Culver Blvd, to Nicholson, turn Left (Note: Nicholson turns into Pershing) and continue on Pershing to Waterview (1/2 mi), turn Right to top-of-the-hill, (corner of Rindge and Waterview). Where the NW corner fence of LAX meets the homes overlooking the ocean. You an also get there from Manchester as well. Easy access to the starting point is also possible from Manchester Ave. and from Vista Del Mar. The fun starts at 7:00pm.

Rain Cancels.

No dogs, please.

Link to starting point: http://www.sc2030singles.org/images/PDR_Walk_Graphic_092009.JPG

 
Cancellation Policy:
N/A
 

Title: C - Mt. Lukens Hike
Sponsoring Section: 20s & 30s Section
Start Date/Time: 12/16/2017 08:30 AM Reservation Required: No
End Date/Time: 12/16/2017 02:30 PM Reservation Deadline: N/A
Activity Type: Provisional Event Space: Unlimited
Difficulty Level: Challenging Fee: $0 (SC) | $0 (Non SC)
Location:
Deukmejian Wilderness Park
3429 Markridge Road
La Crescenta, CA 91214
Coordinator(s):
Jess
Meeting Point:
Parking lot near restrooms.
 
Description:

O: Mount Lukens (5074') - Hike to the tallest peak in city limits of Los Angeles. The summit, at 5,075 ft. provides great views of the San Gabriels and Los Angeles. We'll do a steep hike up via the La Crescenta Trail and return down via the more gradual Rim of the Valley Trail for a total of 10 miles roundtrip and 2,900' of gain. Meet at 8:30 at Deukmejian Wilderness Park. No parking pass is needed. Dogs on a leash are welcome. Please bring 2-3 liters/quarts of water, lunch and the 10 essentials. Rain or critical fire danger cancels. This is a provisional hike. Evaluator: David Meltzer.
 
Cancellation Policy:
N/A