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LATH @ Dodger Stadium 2018

Thank you to all the LA Trail Hikers that made it out to our Dodger Night event! We hope you all had a great time and enjoyed a winning Dodger game! #LetsGoDodgers #GoLATH

Join us on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 as the LA Trail Hikers return to Dodger Stadium to enjoy an evening game (game starts at 7:10pm) as the Dodgers take on the Colorado Rockies.

Tickets

This year we’re looking to do a bulk purchase of group tickets so we can all sit in the same area (Preferred Reserve MVP area).

Tickets were $29 per person.

Deadline for ticket money was:  Thursday, August 30, 2018

This special event ticket package includes your ticket to the game and an exclusive Dodgers’ Dia de Los Dodgers Night bobblehead.

  • Tickets have now been purchased. No further transactions being handled.

No Ticket Refunds after  Thursday, August 30, 2018

Miss the ticket deadline?

Didn’t get a LATH ticket before the deadline, but still want to join us at the game? 

Although the special Dia De Los Dodgers (bobblehead) tickets are now sold out, you can still buy individual game tickets next to or really close to where we are sitting. We’ll be taking up about half of 5 whole rows!
We are sitting Left Field side (closer to the Dodger Bullpen):

Reserve Level Section 55:
– Rows K – N, Seats 11 – 20
– Row O, Seats 13 – 20

You can purchase your own tickets next or near by at:
Dodgers.com Sept 19 Game Tickets

Or here (click on the green 55 on the left side):
Vividseats.com Sept 19 Game Tickets

Group Picture

We’ll be taking a group picture during the top of 7th Inning. Location will be right outside the entrance to our section.

We look forward to seeing you there!

#GoLATH #ITFDB

Getting to Dodger Stadium

Dodger Stadium
1000 Elysian Park Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90012

1) Dodger Express (from Union Station, Alemeda side)
Simply show up to the front of Union Station (paid parking structures available & easy to get to from Red/Gold Line) and you can take the shuttle up to the first stop at Dodger Stadium for free.
https://www.mlb.com/dodgers/ballpark/transportation/dodger-stadium-express

2) Lyft, Uber, & Uber Pool
Lyft & Uber can take you directly to the game. And, if you want to ride share with other hikers, you can simply split the cost with 5 to 6 people on an Uber Pool ride.

3) Parking at Dodger Stadium
You can park at Dodger Stadium for $20, or prepay online for $15.
https://www.mlb.com/dodgers/ballpark/transportation/general-parking

May & June 2018 LATH Hikes List

Enjoy the rest of Spring on the trails before the big Summer hit comes around.
Revisit this page: https://latrailhikers.com/upcoming
THIS PAGE UPDATES CONSTANTLY. Last Updated: 6/28/2018 – 8:57 PM

NOTE: Hikes listed are linked to their details page only after they’ve been updated with the correct information. 

MAY

JUNE

UPCOMING 2018

  • Wed – Jul 4 – Griffith Park – Merry Go Round (Red, Hike, and Blue!)- Level 4 – 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
  • Sat – Sep 29 – 2018 LATH Sequoia Road Trip Hike – (Multi-Level) – 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM

HIKE LIST KEY

  • Canceled Hike, Event, or Information
  • Added OR Replacement/Substitute Hike (Info/Detail)

WHAT IS A HIKING LEVEL?:
Please make sure to gauge yourself based on the hike’s difficulty level by looking at our Hike Level descriptions. Find out more about hiking levels here:
https://latrailhikers.com/about/hike-levels/

FOLLOW #LATH ONLINE
The LATH Digital Team keeps you updated on upcoming LATH hikes/events, provide outdoor news/updates, share fun pictures, and help answer your hiking or LATH questions. So make sure you connect with us online!  If you take pictures on our hikes, don’t forget to tag your LATH hike posts, photos, and updates with #GoLATH or #LATrailHikers to show others what it’s like to be out with our group!
Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/latrailhikers
Twitterhttps://twitter.com/latrailhikers
Instagramhttp://instagram.com/latrailhikers
Google+https://plus.google.com/+LATrailHikers
Tumblrhttp://latrailhikers.tumblr.com

LATH Volunteers
We’re actively looking for more great people to be part of LATH Hike Lead team. So, if you’re interested in having us consider, make sure you submit your interest form to let us know that you want to be part of our awesome group of hike leads. Or, if you’re interested in helping us out on the social front, we’ll also be looking for new members to join the LATH Digital Team. If you follow us on one of our social media accounts, send us a message letting us know you want to join our LATH Digital Team. We need some great LATH volunteers to keep us going strong!

HIKE CANCELLATION NOTE: Should any hike need to be canceled (due to heavy rain or other reasons), we’ll try to post on our website’s hike’s detail page and on our Facebook page, about 1 .5 hours prior to the meeting point, so you are aware. Otherwise, the hike is considered a go.

ADDITIONAL HIKE NOTES:
– Weekend hikes are primarily in the morning unless otherwise indicated.
– All hikes are subject to change, cancellation or other modifications. We may even add in additional hikes that may not appear on the original listing.
– We try to schedule 2 months worth of hikes so we always have a fresh new set every so often.
– All hikes listed are pre-scouted by our Hike Leads prior to taking the group.
– We require that you bring water to any of our hikes.

HOW DO I PARTICIPATE WITH THE GROUP ON THESE HIKES?
1. Read the details page for the hike you’re interested in.
2. Make sure that the Hike Level accommodates your hiking experience (1 easiest, 10 most strenuous).
3. If, and only if it suits you, then show up the day of the hike with all necessary gear, nutrition, and water (we mention everything you need on each details page per hike).
4. (Optional): RSVP via Facebook so we know you’re going. It also let’s us know what about how many hikers will be attending.

MY FRIEND SAID I CAN DO THIS HIKE, I SHOULD BE ABLE TO DO IT, RIGHT?
We take your safety quite seriously, and would not like for you to attend a hike you’re not ready for.  You know your body and hiking experience better than your friends. Whether you are a first-timer or an experienced hiker, please read our hike details page as the hike may not suit your experience level. We have a better experience if every hike has hikers of the intended level.

DISCLAIMER: LA Trail Hikers and its Leads/Organizers/Volunteers/Participants do not take responsibility for any harm, bodily injury, accidents, or damage to personal property. By clicking “Attending,” or attending the hike, you confirming that you understand that all outdoor activity such as hiking, backpacking, and trekking have an associated danger, and will not hold any hike lead/organizer, participant, LA Trail Hikers, or any group associated pet responsible for any hazard to your well being. Additionally, you will not be allowed to participate with the group if you are not adequately prepared with enough water and the right gear/equipment/nutrition essential to complete the hike. You are fully responsible for yourself.

March & April 2018 LATH Hikes List

Spring is around the corner and so is more daylight.
Revisit this page: https://latrailhikers.com/upcoming
This page constantly updates. Last Updated: 5/3/2018 – 1:45 PM

NOTE: Hikes listed are linked to their details page only after they’ve been updated with the correct information. 

MARCH

APRIL

UPCOMING 2018

HIKE LIST KEY

  • Canceled Hike, Event, or Information
  • Added OR Replacement/Substitute Hike (Info/Detail)

WHAT IS A HIKING LEVEL?:
Please make sure to gauge yourself based on the hike’s difficulty level by looking at our Hike Level descriptions. Find out more about hiking levels here:
https://latrailhikers.com/about/hike-levels/

FOLLOW #LATH ONLINE
The LATH Digital Team keeps you updated on upcoming LATH hikes/events, provide outdoor news/updates, share fun pictures, and help answer your hiking or LATH questions. So make sure you connect with us online!  If you take pictures on our hikes, don’t forget to tag your LATH hike posts, photos, and updates with #GoLATH or #LATrailHikers to show others what it’s like to be out with our group!
Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/latrailhikers
Twitterhttps://twitter.com/latrailhikers
Instagramhttp://instagram.com/latrailhikers
Google+https://plus.google.com/+LATrailHikers
Tumblrhttp://latrailhikers.tumblr.com

LATH Volunteers
We’re actively looking for more great people to be part of LATH Hike Lead team. So, if you’re interested in having us consider, make sure you submit your interest form to let us know that you want to be part of our awesome group of hike leads. Or, if you’re interested in helping us out on the social front, we’ll also be looking for new members to join the LATH Digital Team. If you follow us on one of our social media accounts, send us a message letting us know you want to join our LATH Digital Team. We need some great LATH volunteers to keep us going strong!

HIKE CANCELLATION NOTE: Should any hike need to be canceled (due to heavy rain or other reasons), we’ll try to post on our website’s hike’s detail page and on our Facebook page, about 1 .5 hours prior to the meeting point, so you are aware. Otherwise, the hike is considered a go.

ADDITIONAL HIKE NOTES:
– Weekend hikes are primarily in the morning unless otherwise indicated.
– All hikes are subject to change, cancellation or other modifications. We may even add in additional hikes that may not appear on the original listing.
– We try to schedule 2 months worth of hikes so we always have a fresh new set every so often.
– All hikes listed are pre-scouted by our Hike Leads prior to taking the group.
– We require that you bring water to any of our hikes.

HOW DO I PARTICIPATE WITH THE GROUP ON THESE HIKES?
1. Read the details page for the hike you’re interested in.
2. Make sure that the Hike Level accommodates your hiking experience (1 easiest, 10 most strenuous).
3. If, and only if it suits you, then show up the day of the hike with all necessary gear, nutrition, and water (we mention everything you need on each details page per hike).
4. (Optional): RSVP via Facebook so we know you’re going. It also let’s us know what about how many hikers will be attending.

MY FRIEND SAID I CAN DO THIS HIKE, I SHOULD BE ABLE TO DO IT, RIGHT?
We take your safety quite seriously, and would not like for you to attend a hike you’re not ready for.  You know your body and hiking experience better than your friends. Whether you are a first-timer or an experienced hiker, please read our hike details page as the hike may not suit your experience level. We have a better experience if every hike has hikers of the intended level.

DISCLAIMER: LA Trail Hikers and its Leads/Organizers/Volunteers/Participants do not take responsibility for any harm, bodily injury, accidents, or damage to personal property. By clicking “Attending,” or attending the hike, you confirming that you understand that all outdoor activity such as hiking, backpacking, and trekking have an associated danger, and will not hold any hike lead/organizer, participant, LA Trail Hikers, or any group associated pet responsible for any hazard to your well being. Additionally, you will not be allowed to participate with the group if you are not adequately prepared with enough water and the right gear/equipment/nutrition essential to complete the hike. You are fully responsible for yourself.

LATH Digital Team Meeting – March 5 2018

Our LATH Digital Team will be meeting to explore some awesome ideas and move further along with our digital experience. Our team consists primarily of our different social media groups that help update the group about upcoming events, hiking news, and all other updates.

WHAT: LA Trail Hikers Digital Team Meeting

WHEN: Monday, March 5, 2018

MEETING TIME: 7:30 PM – 8:45 PM

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:  LATH Digital Team members + new volunteers looking to be part of the LATH Digital Team

OPEN SESSION: Although this is geared toward active team members, we will open this session to invite new volunteers who may want to help on the digital front. We have some awesome volunteers who help the group in different areas. But, this time, we’re looking to include new people that haven’t had a chance to participate in group in any capacity.  are also hiking enthusiasts who are social media account savvy, familiar with website content maintenance (comfortable with HTML/Wordpress), or will be able to help supporting the LA Trail Hikers should come by and see how you can join our group.

GENERAL AGENDA:
We are looking to cover the following:

  • Welcome (and introductions if needed)
  • Follower feedback, what  are they saying/requesting/praising?
  • Looking forward: Community Building (with possible group link)
  • Continued support for and emphasis of #GoLATH
  • Current status of the team
  • Thoughts on current team communication setup
  • Team ideas for digital ventures
  • Any other digital/website questions.

MEETING LOCATION:
Philippe The Original (Famous for French Dip)
1001 North Alameda St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Direct Linkhttps://goo.gl/maps/zqnAzKdvAM62

Bring your mobile devices, but keep in mind that there’s no Wifi available at the meeting location.

Also, plan to arrive a few minutes earlier to have time to park and wait to order/purchase some food if you are looking to enjoy some food.

January & February 2018 LATH Hikes List

Winter keeps hikers cool and trails crisp. Happy 2018!
Revisit this page: https://latrailhikers.com/upcoming
This page constantly updates. Last Updated: 3/3/2018 – 12:30 AM

NOTE: Hikes listed are linked to their details page only after they’ve been updated with the correct information. 

JANUARY

FEBRUARY

UPCOMING 2018

HIKE LIST KEY

  • Canceled Hike, Event, or Information
  • Added OR Replacement/Substitute Hike (Info/Detail)

WHAT IS A HIKING LEVEL?:
Please make sure to gauge yourself based on the hike’s difficulty level by looking at our Hike Level descriptions. Find out more about hiking levels here:
https://latrailhikers.com/about/hike-levels/

FOLLOW #LATH ONLINE
The LATH Digital Team keeps you updated on upcoming LATH hikes/events, provide outdoor news/updates, share fun pictures, and help answer your hiking or LATH questions. So make sure you connect with us online!  If you take pictures on our hikes, don’t forget to tag your LATH hike posts, photos, and updates with #GoLATH or #LATrailHikers to show others what it’s like to be out with our group!
Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/latrailhikers
Twitterhttps://twitter.com/latrailhikers
Instagramhttp://instagram.com/latrailhikers
Google+https://plus.google.com/+LATrailHikers
Tumblrhttp://latrailhikers.tumblr.com

LATH Volunteers
We’re actively looking for more great people to be part of LATH Hike Lead team. So, if you’re interested in having us consider, make sure you submit your interest form to let us know that you want to be part of our awesome group of hike leads. Or, if you’re interested in helping us out on the social front, we’ll also be looking for new members to join the LATH Digital Team. If you follow us on one of our social media accounts, send us a message letting us know you want to join our LATH Digital Team. We need some great LATH volunteers to keep us going strong!

HIKE CANCELLATION NOTE: Should any hike need to be canceled (due to heavy rain or other reasons), we’ll try to post on our website’s hike’s detail page and on our Facebook page, about 1 .5 hours prior to the meeting point, so you are aware. Otherwise, the hike is considered a go.

ADDITIONAL HIKE NOTES:
– Weekend hikes are primarily in the morning unless otherwise indicated.
– All hikes are subject to change, cancellation or other modifications. We may even add in additional hikes that may not appear on the original listing.
– We try to schedule 2 months worth of hikes so we always have a fresh new set every so often.
– All hikes listed are pre-scouted by our Hike Leads prior to taking the group.
– We require that you bring water to any of our hikes.

HOW DO I PARTICIPATE WITH THE GROUP ON THESE HIKES?
1. Read the details page for the hike you’re interested in.
2. Make sure that the Hike Level accommodates your hiking experience (1 easiest, 10 most strenuous).
3. If, and only if it suits you, then show up the day of the hike with all necessary gear, nutrition, and water (we mention everything you need on each details page per hike).
4. (Optional): RSVP via Facebook so we know you’re going. It also let’s us know what about how many hikers will be attending.

MY FRIEND SAID I CAN DO THIS HIKE, I SHOULD BE ABLE TO DO IT, RIGHT?
We take your safety quite seriously, and would not like for you to attend a hike you’re not ready for.  You know your body and hiking experience better than your friends. Whether you are a first-timer or an experienced hiker, please read our hike details page as the hike may not suit your experience level. We have a better experience if every hike has hikers of the intended level.

DISCLAIMER: LA Trail Hikers and its Leads/Organizers/Volunteers/Participants do not take responsibility for any harm, bodily injury, accidents, or damage to personal property. By clicking “Attending,” or attending the hike, you confirming that you understand that all outdoor activity such as hiking, backpacking, and trekking have an associated danger, and will not hold any hike lead/organizer, participant, LA Trail Hikers, or any group associated pet responsible for any hazard to your well being. Additionally, you will not be allowed to participate with the group if you are not adequately prepared with enough water and the right gear/equipment/nutrition essential to complete the hike. You are fully responsible for yourself.

November & December 2017 LATH Hikes List

Cooler weather and beautiful fall colors make group hiking fun!
Revisit this page: https://latrailhikers.com/upcoming
This page constantly updates. Last Updated: 12/17/2017 – 7:00 PM

HIKES LIST NOTE: Hikes are linked only after they’ve been updated with the correct information. 

NOVEMBER

DECEMBER

JANUARY 2018

  • LATH Winter Break ends
  • First hike of the year: TBA

HIKE LIST KEY

  • Canceled Hike, Event, or Information
  • Added OR Replacement/Substitute Hike (Info/Detail)

WHAT IS A HIKING LEVEL?:
Please make sure to gauge yourself based on the hike’s difficulty level by looking at our Hike Level descriptions. Find out more about hiking levels here:
https://latrailhikers.com/about/hike-levels/

LATH WINTER BREAK

  • Every year the LA Trail Hikers take a LATH Winter Break to allow the LATH Hike Leads and LATH Digital Team to enjoy the holidays with friends and family (to join them or to host them locally).  Our last hike of the 2017 hiking season will be on December 20, and we’ll return to the trails as a group in January of 2018.

FOLLOW #LATH ONLINE
The LATH Digital Team keeps you updated on upcoming LATH hikes/events, provide outdoor news/updates, share fun pictures, and help answer your hiking or LATH questions. So make sure you connect with us online!  If you take pictures on our hikes, don’t forget to tag your LATH hike posts, photos, and updates with #LATH #LATrailHikers #WeHikeLA and/or #GoLATH to show others what it’s like to be out with our group!
Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/latrailhikers
Twitterhttps://twitter.com/latrailhikers
Instagramhttp://instagram.com/latrailhikers
Google+https://plus.google.com/+LATrailHikers
Tumblrhttp://latrailhikers.tumblr.com

LATH Volunteers
We’re actively looking for more great people to be part of LATH Hike Lead team. So, if you’re interested in having us consider, make sure you submit your interest form to let us know that you want to be part of our awesome group of hike leads. Or, if you’re interested in helping us out on the social front, we’ll also be looking for new members to join the LATH Digital Team. If you follow us on one of our social media accounts, send us a message letting us know you want to join our LATH Digital Team. We need some great LATH volunteers to keep us going strong!

HIKE CANCELLATION NOTE: Should any hike need to be canceled (due to heavy rain or other reasons), we’ll try to post on our website’s hike’s detail page and on our Facebook page, about 1 .5 hours prior to the meeting point, so you are aware. Otherwise, the hike is considered a go.

ADDITIONAL HIKE NOTES:
– Weekend hikes are primarily in the morning unless otherwise indicated.
– All hikes are subject to change, cancellation or other modifications. We may even add in additional hikes that may not appear on the original listing.
– We try to schedule 2 months worth of hikes so we always have a fresh new set every so often.
– All hikes listed are pre-scouted by our Hike Leads prior to taking the group.
– We require that you bring water to any of our hikes.

HOW DO I PARTICIPATE WITH THE GROUP ON THESE HIKES?
1. Read the details page for the hike you’re interested in.
2. Make sure that the Hike Level accommodates your hiking experience (1 easiest, 10 most strenuous).
3. If, and only if it suits you, then show up the day of the hike with all necessary gear, nutrition, and water (we mention everything you need on each details page per hike).
4. (Optional): RSVP via Facebook so we know you’re going. It also let’s us know what about how many hikers will be attending.

MY FRIEND SAID I CAN DO THIS HIKE, I SHOULD BE ABLE TO DO IT, RIGHT?
We take your safety quite seriously, and would not like for you to attend a hike you’re not ready for.  You know your body and hiking experience better than your friends. Whether you are a first-timer or an experienced hiker, please read our hike details page as the hike may not suit your experience level. We have a better experience if every hike has hikers of the intended level.

DISCLAIMER: LA Trail Hikers and its Leads/Organizers/Volunteers/Participants do not take responsibility for any harm, bodily injury, accidents, or damage to personal property. By clicking “Attending,” or attending the hike, you confirming that you understand that all outdoor activity such as hiking, backpacking, and trekking have an associated danger, and will not hold any hike lead/organizer, participant, LA Trail Hikers, or any group associated pet responsible for any hazard to your well being. Additionally, you will not be allowed to participate with the group if you are not adequately prepared with enough water and the right gear/equipment/nutrition essential to complete the hike. You are fully responsible for yourself.