Women's Full Moon Hike

If you've never hiked before at night you're in for an awesome experience. For once you're allowed to turn off your eyes and turn on other senses, the night comes alive! 

This hike changes location depending on season, see schedule below. Hike leader is a seasoned expert with backcountry experience, you're in good hands!

PRICE: $10 sliding-scale donation, no one will be turned away for lack of funds


  • Headlamp (with spare batteries)
  • Sturdy hiking shoes (if it's been raining, waterproof preffered)
  • Appropriate outdoor clothing, depending on weather (layers, it can get chilly)
  • Waterbottle or hot tea
  • Optional: snacks, hiking poles


Meet @ 6pm at Wilder Parking lot: March 1. For this date we'll be hiking up to a picnic table ~2 miles with some hills, 4 miles round trip.

Meet @ 6:30pm at Twin Gates on Empire Grade: March 31 / April 29 / May 29 

Wilder Parking lot is on highway 1 just before the entrance to Wilder. If you're leaving Santa Cruz, it's on the left.  Bring cash if you want to donate to Mountain Sea's outdoor programs for girls in underserved communities. 

Twin Gates Parking lot is on Empire grade 2.3 miles after the traffic light on Heller & Empire.