2-Day Solano Camp and Trek (Cancelled)

Saturday, May 2 – May 3 – Join the Ridge Trail and our fantastic partners on a gorgeous 2-day supported overnight hike. Enjoy the company of fellow trail enthusiasts on an adventure that includes catered meals, gear transportation, and more. This trek is a great way to explore the Ridge Trail and the network of open space it goes through in Solano county.

Partners: Greenbelt Alliance, Solano Land Trust, CA State Parks, Greater Vallejo Recreation District, City of American Canyon, Solano County Parks.

Route: Participants hike from Newell Open Space Preserve, cross through Lynch Canyon Open Space Park, and other properties to the Benicia State Recreation Area. Participants stay at McIntyre Ranch overnight on the journey south. The hike will feature panoramic views of San Francisco and Suisun Bay.

    • Day 1: 12.5 miles to McIntyre Ranch
      • Park your car at Benicia State Recreation Area hand off camping gear to be brought to McIntyre Ranch
      • Get shuttled from BSRA to the start point at Newell Ranch
      • Enjoy a catered dinner at McIntyre Ranch
    • Day 2: 7.2 miles to BSRA
      • Wake up at McIntyre Ranch and enjoy a pancake breakfast
      • Create your own sandwiches for lunch that you can pack with you
      • Your camping gear will be delivered back to BSRA

Meeting Location: Benicia State Recreation Area

Difficulty: Strenuous

Miles: 12.5 and 7.2

Ascent: 2000′

Time: 2 days, 8am start on May 2nd.

Note on Fitness: Your safety starts with being honest about your fitness in accomplishing the hike on each day. If you don’t have recent experience accomplishing hikes of this distance and difficulty please consider joining us another time.

What to Bring:

    • Sturdy shoes for hiking
    • Day pack
    • 2 liters of water
    • Snacks for both days / lunch for day 1
    • Camping Gear: tent, sleeping bag, sleeping pad, headlamp, camp shoes
    • Change of clothes for second day
    • Sunscreen
    • Hat
    • Jacket

Cancelation Policy: In order to get a full refund, you must cancel with us 1 week in advance of the event start. Please email events@ridgetrail.org to make a cancelation. If the Ridge Trail cancels you are always due a refund at anytime.

Questions? Please email events@ridgetrail.org

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