If you're going to try this hike in the heat of summer, I suggest going as early in the day as possible. Bring extra water and a cooling cloth if you have one. A lot of the trail is without shade, and once you get...更多
If you want to go up to the Iron Mountain peak, it's not a loop trail. You'll walk 3 miles up the hill and 3 miles down the hill. It's definitely worth it. The view is stunning. Be aware that there is no shade along...更多
Distance round trip: ~ 6 miles
Time: (Night hike) ~ 3.5 hours with 30 minute break at the top (~7:30-11pm)
Difficulty: Moderately easy if you are a hiker. Rocky.
This was one of our "training for Mt. Whitney" hikes. I had about 35-38 lbs on...更多