Difficulty: Challenging

Terrain: Technical and Steep climbing/switchbacks

Distance: 3km one way

Gain: 850m

Time: .45 – 2 Hrs

Trail Running: Advanced

Views: Views of downtown

Top Essentials Required: 1, 2, 4, 5, 10 – Poles for travel down


Tough hike like the grind. Less busy and more natural trail rather than steps. You can hike down but with caution. Chilly at the top.  I prefer this than the grind. Watch for markings as the trail is not as obvious as the grind.