Welcome to the APWA Young Professionals Hiking Group Page!

On February 22, 2018 the APWA Young Professionals group for the Monterey Bay Chapter held their annual planning meeting. Out of this meeting sparked an idea that ignited the creation of this website. You asked for hiking and now we're bringing it to you!

If you're new to hiking , check out our Hiking 101 page for a few hiking basics.


All participants must be 18+ years old and sign a waiver release form before each hike

  • Waiver release forms can be found and downloaded in the specific hike's page
  • All waiver release forms should be e-mailed to kalikatdiaz@gmail.com before the hike


The YP Hiking Group will organize hikes in the tri-county area once a month on a Saturday or Sunday. Specific dates and basic descriptions for hikes can be found under the "Hikes" tab, or just simply click the specific hike below. Currently the general schedule is as follows:

Be sure to check in for updates on the hikes you're interested in, and be on the look out for new hikes being added. If you have any suggestions on a hike, please send us a message in the Contact Us page.