December 2017 Southern Sierran

By Newsroom America Feeds at 1 Dec 2017

Southern Sierran Newsletter of the Sierra Club Angeles Chapter December 2017

Mammoth and Yosemite winter trips Looking for snow? We've got getaways for folks who want to ski, snowboard, play in the snow or just kick back and enjoy the winter wonderland. Join us on January to March trips, but sign up quickly, spots go fast.

California News San Diego's flawed transportation plan: A recent court decision emphasizes that agencies must now do more to consider climate science and state policy goals when it comes to future plans. California's greenest lawmakers: Thirteen Assembly members and 20 state Senators scored 100% in the Club's Legislative 2017 Report Card. Check out what votes were the best and worst for the state too. Sierra Club 2018 Calendars: Order your calendars through the Angeles Chapter. Click here for an order form for wall calendars ($12.75) and desk calendars ($13.50).

Photo by John Nilsson New Paseos hiking series! Paseos de Sierra Club is a new hike series good for families and bilingual Angelenos who want to explore wildlands near L.A.'s urban core. Join us Dec. 9 for an easy 3-mile walk at Debs Park near Mt. Washington. Details here. Beaux Arts bridge photo op Come and walk below the historic Colorado Street Bridge in Pasadena on a Dec. 10 photo outing with the Chapter's Camera Committee. Capture unusual angles with photo-friendly folks. Details here. Remembering R.J. Secor, Sierra Club mountaineer and guidebook author Author of the climber's bible "High Sierra -- Peaks, Passes & Trails" was devoted to climbing Sierra peaks and keeping the Club's rich mountaineering tradition alive. He died in October. Hike Across England, July 9-22, 2018 Hiking England's Southwest Coast Path: Part 2 , Aug. 12-26, 2018 Western Mongolia Mountains and Deserts , Aug. 18-Sept. 3, 2018 Expedition to the Coast and Fjords of Norway, Oct. 13-20, 2018

Come for the holidays The Sierra Club's historic Harwood Lodge at the base of Mt. Baldy is open overnight for Christmas and New Year's Eve . Make new friends and start a new tradition at this remarkable Chapter retreat. Make a reservation with the overseers listed on the links above. Join us on hundreds of hikes, backpacking trips and outings in November and beyond. You'll find them in the Schedule of Activities online or as a PDF file .

Note new address!Sierra Club Angeles Chapter 3250 Wilshire Blvd. #1106 Los Angeles, CA 90010 |

tel:(213)%20387-4287 213-387-4287 |

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