Trip Description: For Veteran's Day this year, we are hoping to make the big push up to the top of Grandfather. It is a super beautiful area that people from all over the world come to see and it is right in our back yard. DIFFICULTY: Calloway Peak is at an elevation of 5964 ft. It is roughly a 6-mile hike round trip. This hike is rated strenuous because of its elevation gain and ladders that are necessary to climb in some locations. Please come prepared for this hike with everything on the packing list. You will need 2 water bottles and plenty of food for such a long day. What to bring: - Mask - CLOSED toe shoes for hiking - Comfortable clothes for hiking in (some type of athletic wear is recommended) - Extra Layer - 2 water bottles - LUNCH!! - Snack! - Day bag - Headlamp - Trekking poles (optional) Please let us know if you need to borrow any of these items.