SD - Day Event - End of Summer Hike, BBQ, and Pool Party

  • Sun, October 02, 2022
  • 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Laguna Beach, CA

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Annual End of Summer Hike, BBQ, and Pool Party!

GOSD will hold our annual end of summer hike and pool party in Laguna Beach again this year.  Join us for a morning hike followed by a BBQ and dip in the pool, GOSD will provide the food for this event.

HIKE - Laurel Canyon, Laurel Spur, Willow Trail Loop

Generally considered a moderately challenging route, it takes an average of 1 h 35 min to complete. This is a very popular area for birding, camping, and hiking, so you'll likely encounter other people while exploring. The trail is open year-round and is beautiful to visit anytime. You'll need to leave pups at home — dogs aren't allowed on this trail.

Meeting time: 9:30 AM

Location: Laguna Canyon Preserve, Willow Creek Parking Lot, Laguna Canyon Road at the 73 (south side), Laguna Beach, CA 92651

Distance: 3.3 miles

Rating: Moderate

Park Brochure can be accessed here.

Don't forget to bring a hat, sunscreen, and water along, as it will be warm in October!

As with any outing, don't forget your 10 essentials!


After the hike is over, approximately 12:00 PM, come over and cool off in the pool and enjoy some BBQ & drinks.

Address: 159 Nyes Place, Laguna Beach, CA

Phone: 949-394-9607 

We look forward to seeing you there, if you have any questions, please contact Matthew Schreiner at or 949.394.9607.

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