Welcome to the Bay Area Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge!

Get ready to flex your adventure muscles! You are now part of the Six-Pack of Peaks community.

Your welcome packet will be mailed typically within five to seven days, containing your sticker pack, hiker tag, enamel pin, and a handy overview to keep you on track.

Here's how to get started

Start planning your hikes

We have detailed trail guides to all the peaks in the challenge, but remember, these are just suggested routes. You can hike from any trailhead you prefer to make it challenging for you. You can hike them in the suggested order, or in any order you prefer. Start putting dates on the calendar and planning those hikes.

Check out the Hike Logs

Mount Umunhum

Foggy Um

Mt Umunhum trail has been acquired by Open Space Preserve for public recreation since 2017 but this is the first time I've been here. I've heard

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Mount Umunhum

Peaceful peak

It was a beautiful hike with mist and fog. It was so green. Less crowd made it meditative. Trail is well maintained. Have enjoyed watching

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Mount Sizer

They call it the beast. It was

Certainly one of the more challenging day hikes I’ve been on.  It’s a beautiful state park.  No views of any civilization. Wild flowers were blooming

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Black Mountain

Black Mountain

3rd peak completed from SF Bay Area Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge. Black Mountain via Rhus Ridge, parking lot was full so had to park at

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To track your progress through the challenge, you create a hike log. Hike Logs are a great way to meet your fellow challengers, and provide a great source of valuable trail information.

Sign-up for the monthly gear giveaways

Join our monthly gear giveaway to win sweet gear!

Be an active participant on Social Hikers, check out our Facebook page, or let us know how you connect with other hikers to gain additional entries. You have to sign up for each new giveaway each month, so watch your dashboard for the latest prize. 

Download the Social Hikers App

The Social Hikers app is available for both iOS and Android. It's completely free. And it's totally optional. You can use the website either on a computer or smartphone and do all the same things. The key benefit to the app? Notifications make it super-easy to stay connected with the community. 

Join our Monthly Happy Hours

Join our online Happy Hour each month to hear about the adventures of other challengers and share your own! It's a great way to ask questions, learn about trails, and share other big adventure goals. 

You can learn about upcoming Happy Hours and other events in the Events Calendar.


If you have questions about the challenge, visit the Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge Q&A forum or the support center.

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