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 hikeTrailheadBald mountain parking lotEncounteredWildflowers bloomingHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionBeautiful hike on a pleasant day with mild weather that warmed up. One of the easy hikes on the challenge. Didn’t encounter any snakes or bugs 😊
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Beautiful Umunhum

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadMt.UmunhumHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusBugs were not too badSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionIt was a beautiful day for this hike. We got to see picturesque forest, clouds completely covering the valley and beautiful view of the surrounding bay area. It's quite […]
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Birthday Hike at Mount 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 conditionThis was our third time up to the summit. Second year in a row for my birthday. Pretty easy hike up the mountain. Nice gradual climb.  The building and […]
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Mt. Umunhum down, five more to go

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadBald Mountain Parking AreaRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusBugs were not too badSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionGreat day for this moderate hike.  Trail is new and in great condition.  Summit was fine…a little disappointed that some areas were closed off for now, but all-in-all the area […]
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Cerveza worthy…Cinco de Mayo!

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadBald Mountain Parking AreaEncounteredWildflowers bloomingRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusBugs were not too badSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionMay 2019 – Still lots of wildflowers in bloom along the way, along with plenty of poison oak!  Stick to the trail and you should be fine, leaves of […]
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The “cube”

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadMt Umunhum Trail via Bald Mt parking lotEncounteredWildflowers bloomingRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusBugs were not too badSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionThe trails were well kept wide and single track.  I started early before too much traffic on the trail and weather was cool but warmed […]
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Bald Mountain is the trailhead for me

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadBald MountainEncounteredWildflowers bloomingHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionNext time, I'll do Bald Mountain too, 'cause … well, you know. Seriously, the wildflowers near the summit were beautiful.
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Mt Umunhum

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadBald mountain parkingRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionI started at 9:15 am. There were only 2 spots left on the parking lot. The trail is wide and never really steep. It’s great to run as well as there are not a […]
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Finally got to the “cube'! (Mt Umunhum)

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadBald Mountain Parking LotEncounteredWildflowers bloomingHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusBugs were an annoyanceSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionWe loved this hike!  Did the trail with my husband in about 3.5 hours. Parked at the Bald Mountain Parking Lot at about 8am and there […]
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There's a rattle snake on my trail!

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadMt. Umunhum Summit Trail / Lower Parking LotEncounteredWildflowers bloomingRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusBugs were terribleSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionMount Umunhum: Completed my first Northern California Peak Challenge. The starting point was from the lower parking lot to the summit of Mt. Umunhum, which you can […]
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Easter hike of Mt. Umunhum

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadBald Mountain Parking AreaEncounteredWildflowers bloomingRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionWe arrived around 9:20 am and there were several parking spots still available at the trailhead. As others have mentioned there are restroom facilities at the trailhead. The hike is a very […]
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A Very Good Friday

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadMt Umunhum Trail @ Bald Mountain ParkingEncounteredWildflowers bloomingHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusBugs were an annoyanceSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionEarly start was a good idea, now that the weather is heating up. Bugs were bothersome on the sweaty, steady climb, but not […]
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