Sonoma Sun Event Calendar

Gunsight Rock hike with Bill and Dave Hood Mountain Regional Park - Pythian Entrance

Saturday October 13th - 9:45am

Join Bill & Dave Hikes on Saturday, Oct. 13, for a hike on the Johnson Ridge Trail at Hood Mountain Regional Park. Meet at 9:45 a.m. for a prompt 10 a.m. departure.

Plans are to hike from Sonoma Highway, cross over to the Hood Mountain summit, enjoy Gunsight Rock for lunch, and return. This is a very strenuous hike of 11 miles with an elevation gain of 2,400 feet, and will last approximately six hours. Plan to wear layered clothing and sturdy hiking shoes. Bring a lunch and plenty of liquids. Hike happens rain or shine.

Driving directions: Turn north off of Highway 12 at Pythian Road. Angle left onto Rancho Los Guilicos Road, and then park at the first parking lot on the right.

Bill & Dave Hikes are sponsored by Sonoma County Regional Parks, California State Parks, Jack London Park Partners, Team Sugarloaf, the Bay Area Ridge Trail Council, and Valley of the Moon Natural History Association. For more information, contact Bill at 833-6288, or Dave at 539-8847. Visit for more information.