Map & Compass, Hike to Yale and Harvard Peaks


Map and Compass knowledge allows an individual with the right equipment to hike anywhere in the world and find their way around without having to follow trails or paths made by others. This hike is highly recommended for anyone wanting to attend the GPS Hike in July. Harvard and Yale Peaks are well worth the climb, the views are unlike any others you get on the mountain, you’ll have to join us to see why.

Event Date and Time: June 17, 8:30 a.m.
Meet at: The Long Valley Ranger Station
Difficulty level: 7.5/10
Distance: 5 miles round trip, uneven terrain, off trail in the backcountry
Destination: Yale and Harvard Peaks
Cost: $2.00 topographical map of the mountain + tram ticket ($25.95)
Present your NHA membership card and receive a 20% ticket discount


Compass and Topographical Map
Must register to participate
Take the 8AM tram car to arrive at the meeting location on time
Each participant must bring water, trail snacks, lunch and a backpack carrying what they normally carry on a day hike. We recommend a minimum 3 liters of water per person
Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a legal guardian
Proper hiking attire i.e. hiking clothes, hiking boots, hat, sunglasses
We depart the Long Valley Ranger Station at 8:30 AM and return around 1:00 PM

If you have any questions please contact the NHA at:

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