A great trip up Santiago Peak

Although technically a truck trail (road) it was fine for the Honda Pilot we traveled in. Minimal traffic and easy to hear vehicles approach. A…

Not early enough

Got an early start to this hike and so thankful we did! On our way down a bunch of people were just starting/getting to the…

San J for the 12 pack

The hardest hike I’ve done to date! Permit station stop at stone creek campground has me started around 7:40. Didn’t finish until almost 6pm.  The…

Santiago Slip n Slide

This is a tough hike! Lots of slipping and sliding! Very rocky in a lot of places and the elevation is no joke! Make sure…

Cool Strawberry ???? io

Definitely wished I had microspikes on this one! I had poles, but they weren’t enough. Many places had ice and one time I had to…

#2 – 2021 Strawberry Peak

Nice day for hiking! Feels so good. Not too cold, not too hot. No snow. First time, 4:20 Second time, 4:00 This time, 3:30 (break…

Sit on this Peak!

We started this hike at 8am. We took the trail to the right. The parking lot was almost completely full and everyone we saw starting…

Ontario Peak

Did this hike from big horn side and there was snow right after big horn on the way up, trail got lost right away but…

Mount Wilson New Year’s Day solo hike

First time hiking up Mount Wilson Trail from Sierra Madre. It’s a nice change from the Chantry route. Encountered first sight of snow at Manzanita…

Sitton and done!

Trail was definitely, definitely overgrown. Annoyingly so with my trekking poles. This trail is such a liar lol. It was such a nice casual situation…