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Nice hike on the Hunter Creek Trail in the Mt. Rose Wilderness bordering southwest Reno to the falls. This was two weeks before the 750-acre Hunter Falls wildfire, which fortunately spared the trail and falls area but burned higher up in the canyon.

 

Statistics:
6.07 mi (2.74 mi uphill, 2.75 mi downhill, 0.53 mi flat)
1200 ft total ascent – 14.8 % uphill grade, 30.5 % downhill grade
4:01:59 total time (3:14:48 moving, 0:47:11 stopped)
0:32:04 pace (1.9 mph average speed, 6.3 mph max speed)
11.8 difficulty, 21.4 efffort