Mount Umunhum Hike Logs

Are you taking the NorCal Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge? Here you can see all the hikes logged in our 2018 challenge, with the most recent at the top. Click on a hike log to see all the details, more photos and leave comments for the challengers.

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Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadJacques Ridge Parking at Woods TrailHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsIntermittent snow - not hard to crossTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionWe parked at 7 am and headed up the trail. It was a COLD day…starting temperature was 36 degrees and a few […]
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Snow on the Mountain!

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadWoods TrailHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsIntermittent snow - not hard to crossTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionBeautiful, magical snow carpeted some of the trail and hillsides (unusual weather conditions). We loved this hike with the green moss, rushing creeks and rivers and […]
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When 7 turns to 12+

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadKennedyHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsIntermittent snow - not hard to crossTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionThe first gate to Bald Mountain was closed so we had to start from the Kennedy Trail. Starting there added another 5.4 miles 🙁 The hike began […]
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Mt. Umunhum and Then Some

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadNot sure on the name. Possibly the Kennedy. The gate/Mt Umunhum road was closed due to icy conditions when we first arrived.Road ConditionsSnow and ice on roadBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsIntermittent snow - not hard to crossTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionBeautiful trails. Mt Umunhum Rd was closed due to icy […]
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Wild & Rainy!

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadBald MountainRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionIt was wildly windy at the trail head! The wind ripped the car door out of my hands. The trail was more protected from the wind. So wonderful to see the streams full and flowing. […]
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Umunhum

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadSierra azulRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionFirst of my six peaks. Good starter hike. Gradual all the way up, didn’t kill my knees on the way down.
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Mt. Umunhum

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadBald Mountain parking lotHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionHike 1 of 6 challenge hikes with our 6-pack group. Chose this route to both start off with a shorter trail and to get us motivated for remaining peaks. […]
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Mount Uhhh huhhh munumn

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadQuicksilver Parking LotEncounteredFall foliageHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionNot to bad of a hike Steep section for about 2 miles then it gets better
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Six-Pack #1 – Mt. Umunhum

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadBald Mountain Parking AreaEncounteredFall foliageHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionAn awesome hike with a couple of work colleagues. Enjoyed a nice lunch at the top. And, as always, came away with several great photos!
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Mt. Umunhum

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadBald MountainHiking CompanionsHiked with children (12 & under), Hiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionLast hike was several months ago, so Umunhum was a nice moderate hike to get back into the swing of things. Trail was chilly (reallllly […]
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Mount Uhummmuuunummm

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadAlmaden quicksilver Parking LotEncounteredFall foliageHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionFirst Challenge The hike was not as bad as I thought There is a steep section but it’s over before you know it 🤣
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Mt. Umunhum out and back

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadSummit to Bald Mountain Trailhead and backRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionGot to Sierra Azul Open Space Preserve early and had to wait for gait to open at 7 am. The Bald Mountain trailhead parking area was locked, so drove to […]
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