Sierra Club outings in this general area |

Sierra Club outings in this general area

Don Quilici

July 31 (Saturday) – Winnemucca Lake day hike.

Geared for families, beginning hikers, members looking for a slower pace.

A 4-mile moderate hike with an elevation gain of 800 feet.

Known for wildflowers, this area is spectacular.

Great photo opportunities.

Fee for parking.

Dogs on leashes are OK.

Trip limit is 14.

Call John Cossavella at 750-7270 or Holly Coughlin at 331-7488.

July 31 (Saturday) – Ice skating and swimming.

At High Camp in Squaw Valley, Calif. (8,200′).

Great views of Lake Tahoe.

Outdoor ice skating in 80 degree temperatures.

Swimming pool and giant Jacuzzi.

Meet at ice rink on top of the mountain at 2 p.m.

Price: $20 for skating or swimming or $5 for both.

Leave about 6:30 p.m. to eat dinner together in Truckee, Calif.

Call Richard Arbib at 685-2600.

July 31-Aug. 1 (Saturday-Sunday) – Smoldering Woman/Shakespeare on the Playa.

Join us for this Black Rock Desert full moon celebration and dramatic presentation by the Nevada Shakespeare Company.

Arrive late afternoon Saturday.

Camp under the stars.

Depart before noon on Sunday.

Dogs on leashes are OK.

Call Mike McCurry at 329-3138.