June Hike

Waterfalls at Jenkinson Lake (Sly Park Lake)

Come join us June 23rd at Jenkinson Lake (Sly Park Lake) in beautiful Pollock Pines. A shaded trail leads to beautiful views of the lake . The hike is approximately 6 miles, with a restroom and benches/picnic tables along the route.

When: June 23rd meet at 8:45-9AM and head out at 9AM

Where: Jenkinson Lake (Sly Park Lake), Pollock Pines, CA Parking is a $5 fee if you park in the lot, however, there is some road parking on Mormon Emigrant Trail Road without a fee.

After the hike, we could meet for lunch in Placerville or Pollock Pines wherever the group would like to eat and refuel.

The link below will take you to the Alltrails route description along with directions to the trailhead.

View of the waterfall, photo taken June 8, 2024

SHV annual calendar

We are looking forward to seeing everyone next year at some of our favorite events.

-Winter's New Year's Potluck Dinner: January Celebration held after the Member/Business meeting

January 3, 2024

-General Meeting and Annual Luncheon: Election of officers and Trustees, Held the 1st Saturday of February

February 3, 2024

-Spring Picnic: Held near the end of April/first of May. An afternoon of horseshoes, tug-of-war, corn-hole toss, and BBQ

May 5, 2024

-Summer's August 1st Celebration - SWISS NATIONAL DAY: an evening together enjoying Switzerland's National Holiday​

-Fondue Night: a traditional Swiss fondue dinner served in the fall to warm your hearts alongside the Sacramento Helvetia Verein

October 2, 2024

-Winter Holiday Party: A party of decorations, music, and holiday cheer. Held in mid December.