On Jul 14, 2005, at 8:24 PM, touchstone12002 wrote:
> Some possible interest here...
> A few questions though.
> 1. How far is it?
It's approximately 10 mi from Big Basin HQ to Hwy 1. See
virtualparks.org for a free download of the Big Basin SP map.
> 2. Any significant elevation gains (I'm assuming it's mostly
No significant elevation gains. It's not completely downhill, but I've
hiked it before. I figure if I can do it anyone can.
> 3. How much PO?
I don't remember any problem areas when I went to replace Canada. There
won't be any problems on the fire road portion. Unknown what it will be
like from HQ to Berry Creek but I don't anticipate any problems.
> 4. Is it suitable for six year olds, or six year olds on pack animal
> parents shoulders?
Ian has more energy than I do. LOL He shouldn't have any problems
(especially if he gets to ride occasionally)
> 5. Any other kids in attendance (or is the point to get away from
No kids as of yet, but that doesn't mean they can't come if you think
they can make the distance.
> - Touchstone