Featured Hike:

Coachella Valley Preserve

McCallum Trail to Moon Country Loop to Herman's Hike

9AM to 2PM, Saturday, December 28, 2013

Length: 7-8 Miles

Difficulty: Moderate

Elevation Gain: Just Over 1000 Feet

Cost: Free

Schedule:  9AM- Meet in the parking lot of the Coachella Valley Preserve and depart for the hike.
  12PM- Lunch (Everyone must provide their own lunch.)
2PM- Return to the parking lot of the Coachella Valley Preserve and all hikers dismissed.


Click here for photos from our trip report of this hike.

This hike is good for younger Scouts who are working on their camping merit badge or for older Scouts who want to get out and stretch their hiking legs a bit. This could also serve as a light training hike for any groups headed to Philmont this summer.


Any Troops that would like to participate in this hike are asked to provide at least 1 adult leader to participate in the hike. A group touring plan will be filed for this hike by the Aca Chapter. All Scouts and adult leaders must register ahead of time to go on this hike.


If you would like to register to be a part of this hike or if you have any questions, then please contact the Aca Chapter by emailing acachapter@gmail.com.


>Click here for the Coachella Valley Preserve's website.


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ACA Chapter Mascot, Redjack the Jackalope