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Green Creek to West Lake Field Trip
July 30, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Hike with the California Native Plant Society- Sierra Foothills Chapter along Green Creek to West Lake with magnificent views of metamorphic geology along the east side of the Sierra in the Hoover Wilderness of Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest.
Participants will start at Green Creek Trailhead and hike towards West Lake with views of Gabbro Peak, Glines Canyon, Dunderburg Peak, and Monument Ridge. Vegetation will be compared to the previous day’s Saddlebag Lake and Twenty Lakes Basin trip. Total trail mileage will be 8.5 miles there and back with about 1,800 ft. of elevation gain and loss.