Tree of Life had survived the La Tuna Canyon fire! The old trail is still in great condition and with lots of wild flowers blooming and very green, hope you can join hike up to the tree
Distance: 5 miles-ish
Elevation Gain: <2000
Not for beginners
Trail: Steep uphill section (about 2miles) single track. fire road
We will meet at the parking lot just off the 210 fwy (parking is on the left see the picture below) at 5:00pm then we will short car shuttle to the trail-head. We will take the regular old trail up. After our snack break at the Tree of Life we will go back to our cars down the fire road
Directions: Exit on La Tuna Canyon Rd, off the 210 Fwy (see picture)
GPS: 7415 La Tuna Canyon Rd (google indicates city of Sun Valley) this place is off the fwy and in front of the parking where we are meeting
The Farzan Rule: Posted hike times are the time the hike starts or we leave from a posted shuttle location. I’m aware other Meetup groups offer a grace period for late arrivals; we don’t. It’s your responsibility to know the location of the meeting spot and be there and ready to participate at the posted time. If you have any concerns about the directions feel free to
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