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Mineral Springs Falls at Dawn ***Hike Individually***
March 26 @ 6:45 am - 7:00 am
Mineral Springs Falls and Jupiter’s Rock – Before Work!
Thursday 3/26 – 6:52am (area closed before sunrise)
5km, 200m gain (3 mi, 600+ ft), 1.5ish hours
Sun rises just before 7:00am
*** Avoid congregations at junctions / views ***
*** Start when you arrive and are ready ***
*** Not a group start ***
*** Hike at your own pace / give 6+ft space ***
*** State event limit of 10 ***
Black Rock Forest is all Non-Profit Private Property – please obey consortium rules and don’t block the driveway/gate. https://blackrockforest.org/
Yellow trail all the way out & Back
Down past Mineral Springs Falls
Up to Jupiter’s Rock (so-so views)
Back to Mineral Springs Falls
Out to cars
Shorter option to just go play at the falls and turn around – roughly 2/3 of a mile round trip
Maybe I’ll see you on the trails, maybe I won’t!
“HIKE ON!” ~ Chris Baker
NOTE: You are responsible for bringing appropriate gear, supplies, clothing, first aid, and lights. You should review topographic maps and trail features carefully; understanding topography of any hike is key to your knowing where you are, where you’re going, and how to get back. See suggestions for GEAR on the “About” page for additional gear ideas.
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