Are you taking the SoCal 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.
Peak Cucamonga Peak Group Trailhead Icehouse Canyon I drove in from Santa Cruz, 5 hours north and got to the trail head around 3 and was on the trail by 3:30. It was hot but the canyon kept you cool under the shade. This was my first solo backpacking adventure and I'm glad I […]Read More →
Peak Cucamonga Peak Group Trailhead Icehouse Canyon So it's been a while since I've logged a hike – but in my defense, I was busy summitting Shasta, backpacking on a section of the JMT, exploring Yosemite, hiking across Santa Rosa Island… busy but amazing summer. Back at it with Cucamonga! Not a bad hike! […]Read More →
Peak Cucamonga Peak Group Trailhead Ice House Canyon It was the most beautiful of the 3 six pack hikes I’ve been on. A lesson learned – I was way underdressed. It was 48 degrees when I started at 6:30. I was thinking that sunrise would warm things up. When I got to Ice House […]Read More →
Peak Cucamonga Peak Group Trailhead Icehouse Canyon Finally finished the 6 peak challenge with this last peak!! I was procrastinating on this all summer…I did the other peaks back-to-back for 5 weeks to train for Mt. Whitney. I skipped the 6th week because of Memorial Day weekend….hiked Whitney the weekend after Gorgonio (which is […]Read More →
Peak Cucamonga Peak Group Solo Trailhead Icehouse Canyon I had done Cucamonga earlier in the year when there still was snow. This time I wanted to check out Etiwanda Peak also, just 1.3 miles further east of Cucamonga. Glad I did it; that last section is gorgeous and was wonderfully quiet. Great views of all […]Read More →
Peak Cucamonga Peak Group Complete summit Trailhead Ice house canyon trail This was the first peak I ever bagged. It was a 2 years ago when I did it and I wasn't properly prepared. I was a little nervous, but I made sure I pushed my way to the top because I wanted to complete […]Read More →
Peak Cucamonga Peak Group Hiked with friends, rita armijo, Juan Mata Trailhead Ice house Canyon trail to saddle to peak Blue skies and happy trails awaited us as we approached the last of the six for my hubby and friend. In truth this is our second time hiking the six pack, we didn't register last […]Read More →