Trail Mavens


Skill-based camping and backpacking trips for groups of extraordinary women. Ready to build fires, read maps, pitch tents, hike, laugh, and drink wine around the campfire? Join one of our weekend adventures.

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Trail Mavens Hike: Mount Montara

  • Gray Whale Cove Trail Parking Lot (map)

Update: If you're reading this, formal online registration has closed. However, you're still welcome to join us on Saturday!

Meet us at 9am at the Gray Whale Cove Trail parking lot. See you there!

What to bring: 

  • Printed map
  • Backpack
  • Layers
  • Sunscreen/lip balm
  • Hat/sunglasses
  • At least 1.5L of water
  • Abundant snacks

Start off your weekend feeling like a badass: join our Saturday morning hike to the top of Mount Montara!

We'll meet in the Gray Whale Cove Trail parking lot at 9am and tackle 6.9 miles, taking in expansive ocean views as we gain nearly 1,900' in elevation. Click here for a map of our hike including elevation profile. Our precise finish time depends on group hiking speed, but anticipate wrapping up sometime after midday.

Never been on a Trail Mavens trip? You're more than welcome, and this is a great opportunity to meet some of the other women in our community.

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