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The advanced schedule for the PCS can be found here. As trips are confirmed, they will be added to the main calendar. Many of the trips are waiting for permits, and dates may change.

The Snows Of Kilimanjaro And Other Tall Tales w/ Arun Mahajan:

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 7:30pm
Peninsula Conservation Center
3921 E. Bayshore Road, Palo Alto, CA

In July 2018 PCS member Arun Mahajan read Hemingway’s short story, picked up a few words of Swahili, journeyed to Tanzania with friends and some family members, drank excellent coffee and pondered on the conundrum of the leopard on the top of Kilimanjaro that Hemingway mentions. While the leopard still remains a mystery, he was able to huff and puff his way to the top. Yes, there is still snow at the top and Arun used crampons for it too! Come to the February 2019 PCS meeting and listen to the tall tales of climbing this excellent peak.

Echo Pk. 2,698 mtr. (8,852ft.) Feb. 17th 9AM READ THE WHOLE WRITE-UP:

Snowshoe or ski, your preference. Should be around 10 miles and 1,500 ft of gain. (both guesses) This is not a beginner trip, so you should have a little snow experience. TRIP IS WEATHER DEPENDENT, bad weather will cancel. Be sure you have the right gear to keep you warm and dry. Go on the wait list and send me a small resume, then I will transfer you to the to go list. PRIORITY WILL BE GIVEN TO SIERRA CLUB MEMBERS. Leader; Jeff Fisher
email; jeff_fisher_5252@sbcglobal.net (email is best) phone 650-207-9632 (on day of event only) text OK . Thank-you.