Wednesday Wilderness Standard Hike
June 22, 2022
Redtail Roost Loop
Start time: 8:30AM
Today’s hike is 9-10 miles with an estimated 1000’ elevation gain. Beginning at Redtail Roost in Mt. Laguna, we will hike down Escondido Ravine to the Big Laguna Trail, make our way over to the Lightning Ridge Trail and take it to (and through) Horse Heaven campground to the PCT, then take the PCT south to (and through parts of) Burnt Rancheria Campground back to Redtail Roost. Pack water & something to eat. Forecast is sunny with a high of 78. Text or call Mike L at 858-922-0738 with questions.
Directions: Take I-8 east to Sunrise Highway. Turn left after exiting and drive to Redtail Roost, near mile marker 22.5 on Sunrise Highway and across the road from the Mt. Laguna Volunteer Fire Station. Adventure Pass or equivalent required for parking. No toilet facilities at Redtail Roost.