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  • Jeff

    Administrator
    September 7, 2021 at 1:42 pm

    So sorry to hear about your Whitney plans. You aren't alone. I've been sequestered indoors thanks to smoke from all the fires and had to rearrange my hiking schedule as a result. I try to remind myself that at least I haven't been evacuated.

    Where are you planning to hike out of state? I know some of our SoCal challengers have been tackling the Arizona Summer challenge, based in the higher elevations around Flagstaff and Sedona. It runs until October 31st.

    We also have the Las Vegas Challenge, which runs through the end of the year.

    Fortunately the National Forest closure is temporary, and there will be plenty of time for challengers wanting to complete the SoCal challenge.