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1244. Umunhum from Hacienda (04/03/21)

Hikers (20): Arlene, Chinyet, Crystal, David A, George, Giulia, Hailong, Hong, Jarda, Lina, Mihail, Nagendra, Pal, Peggy, Qi, Rudi, Sophie, Steve, Susan CF, Yipeng
Distance: 21 miles
Rating: 4 difficulty, 7 beauty
Park info: Sierra Azul Open Space Preserve near New Almaden

Steve owes a writeup! -- Pictures by Qi, George, Hong, Giulia, Jarda, Susan CF, Chinyet and Steve


Easy to socially distance in the giant parking lot


Top of Deep Gulch Trail


Old mining equipment


Getting close--sort of


Closer still


View from false summit


View from actual summit


Many of us went to Bald Mountain. . .


. . .which had nice wildflowers


Heading back on Castillero Trail


Post hike INCH party


Despite being late due to an ill-fated bushwhacking route from Bald Mountain, there was still beer.

Milestones:
Arlene's 210th leaf
Chinyet's 210th leaf
Hailong's 70th leaf



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