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Hike at Pinnacles National Park

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Did you know that Stanford is only a two-hour drive away from a National Park? - We are going hiking in Pinnacles National Park on Saturday, April 9!  The park gets very hot in the summer, so now is a perfect time to visit.


We will be able to take 20 people, so register quickly to reserve your spot!


This is a full-day outing and participants are expected to have experience hiking 4-5 hours.

When: Saturday, April 9, 2016.

Meet bright and early at 8:00am on campus (top of the Oval where the Oval meets Serra Mall):,-122.169728&hl=en&ll=37.429108,-122.168618&spn=0.00322,0.005944&sll=37.429014,-122.169433&sspn=0.003221,0.007988&mra=mift&mrsp=1&sz=18&t=m&z=18

Transportation & Parking: We will meet on campus to organize car pooling. If you have a car, it would be great if you could drive. If you don't have a car, please bring some cash to share the parking fee/gas.

What to bring: Layers of clothing, plenty of water, lunch, sunscreen, cash for gas and parking.


Details regarding the trail and what to bring will follow for those who sign up.

Cancellation policy: Rain = cancellation

Sign-up: If you plan on joining us, please fill out the sign-up sheet:

The event is open to the Stanford postdoc community, including family members and friends of postdocs (each postdoc can bring 1 guest). If the registration goes over 20 people, we will put further registrations on a wait-list and notify you of any openings.

Please feel free to contact us at if you have any questions. We look forward to meeting and hiking with you on April 9!


The SURPAS Sports Committee

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