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Hall of Statistics

Want to know how long/hard an average INCH hike is, or how many people show up? All this and more can be found below. In addition, check the diary for individual hike information and milestones associated with each hike. The famous INCH leaf counts are on the leaf page. There's even a more extensive version of this page, a list of hiking streaks, a milestone calendar, and some stats on how long it takes to garner a forest.

Random Info
Total INCH hikes: 1212
Number of INCH hikes in the last 365 days: 50
Number of unique INCH hikers: 1179
Number of unique INCH hikers over last 365 days: 128
Number of hikers on INCH hikes: 21576
Average number of hikers on last 1212 hikes: 17.80
Average number of hikers on last 10 hikes: 33.70
Net distance hiked by all hikers: 291287 miles (11.70x equatorial circumference)
Number of people currently on the mailing list: 154
Decades since first INCH hike: 2.366
Days the list has been closed: 69

Hike Level Breakdown
(each increase in "level" is about two times tougher)
LevelCountAvg miles
125 6.7
2264 9.7
3475 11.3
4231 14.7
5183 19.8
629 27.7
75 31.0

Most Popular Hikes by Turnout
CountDateLevelHike Name
502015-09-192Alambique Trail
482015-11-274Five Peaks of Diablo
482016-05-283Big Basin Loop
482020-01-042Priest Rock Trail
472011-02-272Ridge Trail
472011-05-282Sempervirens Falls
472012-06-022Sweeney Ridge Loop
462017-08-122Edgewood/Pulgas Ridge
452017-03-042Skyline Disaster Hike
452019-12-282Parker Ranch
442006-05-273Four Falls Loop
442016-04-233Three Russian Peaks
422005-07-232Huddart Park & Phleger Estate
422011-01-073Priest Rock Trail
422015-12-262Windy Hill Loop

Most Popular Hikes by Number of Visits
CountLevelHike NamePark NameVisitors
372.9Priest Rock TrailSierra Azul Open Space Preserve
353.6Mission PeakMission Peak Regional Preserve
272.2Windy Hill LoopWindy Hill Open Space Preserve
184.8Murietta FallsOhlone Regional Wilderness
162.0Alambique TrailWunderlich Park
162.6Montara Mountain via San PedroSan Pedro County Park
162.8Vista PointRancho San Antonio Open Space Preserve
162.7Ridgeline TrailPleasanton Ridge Regional Park
154.5Mt. Sizer LoopHenry Coe State Park
142.1Ridge TrailRussian Ridge Open Space Preserve
145.0Mt. SizerHenry Coe State Park
143.9Mt. DiabloMt. Diablo State Park
142.8Mine Hill LoopAlmaden Quicksilver County Park
142.9Fremont Older's Drunken HikeFremont Older Open Space Preserve
132.3Huddart Park & Phleger EstateHuddart County Park

Most Frequently Hiked Parks
CountPark NameVisitors
132Henry Coe State Park
54Mt. Diablo State Park
50Sierra Azul Open Space Preserve
43Mission Peak Regional Preserve
43Ohlone Regional Wilderness
36Sunol Regional Wilderness
35Las Trampas Regional Wilderness
29Big Basin State Park
28Purisima Creek Redwoods Open Space Preserve
27Windy Hill Open Space Preserve
26Rancho San Antonio Open Space Preserve
24Huddart County Park
24Pinnacles National Monument
22Grant Ranch County Park
19Russian Ridge Open Space Preserve

Hikes per Year
YearHikesHikersHikers/HikeAvg Diff Avg Len
199620984.903.35 9.5
1999503206.403.24 9.9
2000431964.562.84 7.7
2001513536.922.84 8.2
2002545009.263.06 9.0
200367108916.253.04 9.4

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