Two Peaks in Two Days - Flagstaff

Date: 
Friday, September 7, 2018 - 06:15 to Saturday, September 8, 2018
Leaders: 
Mark Miller - 623-640-5375, markm50@yahoo.com
Won Fogel - 414-659-5196, wonita214@gmail.com

Meet at the McDonald's on I-17 and Carefree Highway at 6:15 am on September 7 - leave at 6:30 am.  If you are staying overnight, you will need to make you own reservations.  Plan on leaving the trailhead at 9:00 am (call if running late). 

Peak 1 - Kendrick Peak - Friday, September 7

Rating: A-     LENGTH: 9 mi     ELEV GAIN: 2650 ft     PACE: Moderate

The hike up Kendrick Peak is a steady up until you pass the Old Lookout Cabin and then a short steep section to the top.  From there you can see the San Francisco Peaks, the Grand Canyon to the north and Oak Creek to the south and lots of cinder cones to the west.

We will have snacks and its back to the trailhead.

 
Peak 2 - O'Leary Peak - Saturday, September 8 
Rating:  B+     LENGTH: 9.7mi    ELEV GAIN: 2000 ft    PACE: Moderate
 
Meet at the Park and Ride on I-17 and Bell Road at 6:15 am - leave at 6:30 am.  Dan Rothman will be your meetup person (480-991-1647).  Plan on leaving the trailhead at 9:00 am. 
 
The hike up O'Leary is also a steady up. We will pass by some large lava fields that you will have a good view of on the way up. On the summit you can see the San Francisco Peaks the Painted Desert to the East and you will be looking down into Sunset Crater. 
 
We will have snacks and its back to the cars.  Bring thee liters of water, snacks and rain gear.