Assistant Organizers Martin "Marty" Leghart, Jr. led a group of caroling hikers to Kraft Mountain Christmas morning and Jimmy Logan helped as sweeper. Marty reported that the wind advisories were intimidating, but he felt that they were fairly well protected on the route they took until they got to the top. It was a fun hike with a good group to include two of Hiking Las Vegas Meetup's newest members, Brandon Cornejo and Re. Here's a link to a little Christmas cheer at the top: https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=10203530911009180
Speaker, Leader, Author of five hiking guide books and Creator of the 52 Peak Club.
Branch Whitney created the 52 Peak Club in March of 2011. He is the author of the book: Hiking Las Vegas, an Amazon Best Seller He also is the author of four other hiking guidebooks He has led more than 8,000 hikers to over 100 different peaks He has named over 30 peaks including: Bridge Point, White Pinnacle Peak, Ice Box Peak, Summerlin Peak, Northshore Peak, Oak Creek Overlook and many more. He has found over 60 routes to peaks in Southern NV and beyond. He has consulted for: Vasque, Geigerrig, REI, Zappos and has spoke to several companies