Up for a little adventure? Hike the Ho Chi Minh trail down to Black's Beach with some fellow creatives...
AIGA Members: Free
Where: Ho Chi Minh Trail to Black’s Beach, La Jolla
When: Saturday, May 27 at 8 a.m.
Distance: 2.5 miles (2 hours)
Difficulty: moderate to strenuous (initial adventurous climb down to the beach, then easy beach walk)
Elevation Change: 275 feet
Note: Not for the faint of heart with crawling down steep sand steps, walking across a plank and climbing down a rope to get to the beach. But the view and easy walk on the beach at the end will be all worth it.
Address: 9841-9883 La Jolla Farms Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037
Directions: from the I-5, take exit 28B for La Jolla Village Dr and go west, continue onto N Torrey Pines Rd, turn left onto La Jolla Shores Dr, turn right onto La Jolla Farms Rd, follow the road about 3/4 of a mile and park on the street near 9883 La Jolla Farms Rd (map)
Parking: park your car anywhere on the street, and find the AIGA group (look for the sign)
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up!
Please wear good shoes, bring plenty of water and a snack. Remember that you hike on your own risk. Bring your inhaler if you are asthma-prone!