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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Rose to the Occasion – 6 of 6

Peak Summited2019 Rose PeakType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadOhlone RdEncounteredWildflowers bloomingRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusBugs were not too badSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionThis was a long day out … started at 8am finished at 4:45pm. Although a long hike I found it less taxing then Sizer .. or maybe I’m just getting fitter […]
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Mt. Rose by any other name, is a long hike all the same!

Peak Summited 2019 Rose Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Sunol Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This was a pretty tough hike even from the Sunol side! I started at 8:00 and finished at 5:00. I picked a […]
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A Rose (Peak) for Mother’s Day

Peak Summited 2019 Rose Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Lichen Bark campsite Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Set out early on Mother’s Day to bag Rose Peak, but […]
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Rose Peak in Full Bloom

Peak Summited 2019 Rose Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Ohlone TH at Del Valle Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Ohlone is *my* park. I used to work there as an Americorps intern doing vegetation […]
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Shouldn’t have taken that trail

Peak Summited 2019 Rose Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Sunol Regional Wilderness Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road rough but passable Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems Beautiful weather, perfect time of year to do […]
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Holy Wow that Was Hard!

Peak Summited 2019 Rose Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Sunol Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Amazing weather! Great team! Gorgeous wildflowers! But lordy loo, this hike is long […]
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The Rose has her thorns!

Peak Summited 2019 Rose Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Sunol Regional Wilderness Encountered Wildflowers blooming, Fall foliage, Ripe berries Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This trail was so […]
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Rose Peak extravaganza

Peak Summited 2019 Rose Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Sunol Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Great day for the hike.  Picked up a map at the visitor center center and started out at around 8.30am.  Speaking to […]
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Why did I begin with Rose Peak???

Peak Summited 2019 Rose Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Del Valle regional park, Ohlone trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition As my title suggests, I didnt think about […]
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Rose Peak from Del Valle

Peak Summited 2019 Rose Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Del Valle Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition I’ve been doing interval training for a couple months and did the Double Dipsea trail […]
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Mountain lions, snakes, turkeys, and cows – oh my!

Peak Summited 2019 Rose Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Del Valle Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were an annoyance Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This was my forth in the Six Pack of Peaks challenge. It was long and there […]
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The Beast

Peak Summited 2019 Rose Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Ohlone Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition It was so cold! This hike is very hard. We attempted this last year, but did not get to […]
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