Sierra Club outings in this general area |

Sierra Club outings in this general area

By Don Quilici

Oct. 30 (Saturday): Lakes Basin day hike.

An 8 mile hike at 4,3000 elevation.

Trek through sections of volcanic rock.

Great views of six alpine lakes.

Early departure.

Dogs are OK on leashes.

For information, call John Cossavella at 750-7270 or Shanel at 425-4962.

Oct. 30 (Saturday): Lava Beds day hike.

A 6 mile hike with an elevation gain of 1,500 feet.

Wild places tour explores the Elephant Rock area of Lava Beds, located in Pershing County, south of the Black Rock Desert.

Discuss the possibility of this wild place getting wilderness designation.

Solitude, interesting rock formations and antelope highlight this area.

For information, call Kurt Kuznicki at 745-3119.