Rose Peak Hike Logs

Are you taking the NorCal Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge? Here you can see all the hikes logged in our 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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Aug 2 2020

Rose Peak – Tarweed and water

It was a hot but beautiful day on the Ohlone Wilderness trail. Although the ranger claimed that the trail from Backpacker's Camp is gated and…
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Jul 25 2020

Finished Off The Last Hike With The Long One!!!

Saved the longest one for last!  I wanted to start earlier, and arrived at the park at 6:45am only to find out the park didn't…
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Jul 25 2020

Rose peak down… one more to go

Nice to get that one done. Long hot day!
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Jul 25 2020

Mt Rose

Dry and HOT! Go in the fall or winter instead. Little cover. And take a ton of water. When you think you have enough, take…
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Jul 20 2020

Rose Peak and Rosy Cheeks (very clever thank you)

I rode solo today. It was a nice day, not too warm. Which is good. Because there are no trees. At all (mostly). The trail…
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Jun 28 2020

All Alone at Rose Peak

Great day, definitely a better hike when it's cooler.  Wind/breeze at the top of the mountain felt great!  Definitely recommend going in the morning (early),…
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Jun 13 2020

Rose Peak 2020

Breezy day made for a nice summer hike to Rose Peak. First two miles congested with Little Yosemite visitors and then it clears out. Enjoyed…
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Jun 13 2020

Rose Peak rendezvous

Beautiful day in the low 70s, beautiful sky.  Great trail except for some parts that were like a deer trail in the tall grass, and…
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May 10 2020

Saved the Best for the Last – Rose Peak

A gorgeous day, high 70's with a light wind and sunny.  We were so excited to be able to complete our last, 6th summit, and…
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Mar 9 2020

The one where I met 30+ cows

Gorgeous, exposed trail. Rolling hills remind me of hiking in the Bavarian Alps.
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Mar 1 2020

Rose to the Occasion

Conditions were a bit chilly and breezy but suited the terrain well as the long exposed stretches would be difficult in the heat. Trail was…
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Mar 1 2020

Rose Peak – Challenge complete!

Perfect day to hike to Rose Peak to complete the six pack of peaks challenge. Took us 4 hours to the peak and 3 hours…
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