VIT Hike: Hill Ranch

Saturday, October 19, 8:30am Join the Ridge Trail Council on a VIT (Very Important Trail) hike! This unique hiking opportunity will take you through a spectacular, private property which connects Marin County’s Indian Tree Open Space Preserve and Lucas Valley Open Space Preserve.

Route: We meet and be shuttled to our starting point in Indian Tree Open Space. Some uneven off trail travel, challenging climbs are rewarded with fantastic views of the Marin headlands while the group makes their way back to Big Rock.

Difficulty: Strenuous

Miles: 9 Miles

Ascent: 1600′

Time: 4 – 5 hours

Note on Fitness: Your safety starts with being honest about your fitness in accomplishing this hike within a reasonable time. If you don’t have recent experience accomplishing a hike 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 / lunch
    • 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 to make a cancelation. If the Ridge Trail cancels you are always due a refund at anytime.

Questions? Please email



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