A nice day hike up Hunters Peak, north of Sun Valley, NV. With a little help from the expert, found M’s geocache. Bonus feature: Jets from the Reno National Air Races.

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Trailhead: North end of Sidehill Drive. Park at the turnaround next to the elementary school. This area is slated to become a regional park.


5.43 mi (2.07 mi uphill, 2.55 mi downhill, 0.72 mi flat)
900 ft total ascent – 15.4 % uphill grade, 18.7 % downhill grade
3:14:10 total time (1:56:07 moving, 1:18:03 stopped)
0:21:22 pace (2.8 mph average speed, 35.6 mph max speed)
9.314 difficulty, 18.321 effort