Look for wild roses on Trione-Annadel hike
Saturday May 18th 2019 -
Paula Phillips Marks will lead an easy-paced hike on May 18 in Trione-Annadel State Park. Meet at the Richardson Trailhead parking lot at the end of Channel Drive at 1 p.m.
Rosa californica, the California wildrose, is a species native to California and Oregon and the northern part of Baja California, Mexico. The plant is native to chaparral and woodlands and the Sierra Nevada foothills and can also be found in Trione-Annadel State Park.
This route will include approximately 250 feet of elevation gain over about three miles of varied trails, beginning and ending at Richardson Trail.
Appropriate for ages 15 and up. Wear hiking shoes, layers appropriate for weather, bring water and lunch. Trekking poles recommended. Some trails are rocky and uneven. Heavy rain cancels.
No advance reservations needed. Dogs not allowed. Restrooms and water at the parking area.
See the Trione-Annadel State Park website for more details about the park (www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=480, click “Park Events”) and for information about hike leaders. Marks’ Easy Paced Hikes book is available in the Visitor Center ($10 donation suggested).