Mount Pinos Hike Logs

Are you taking the SoCal 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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Dec 21 2019

Consolation Completion – Mt Pinos and Sawmill Peak

Had a great day hiking in the snow from the Mt Pinos Nordic Base to the summit of Mt Pinos then down across Sawmill Saddle…
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Dec 10 2019

A Snowy Pinos and Sawmill

We could follow others tracks in the snow to Mt Pino but then needed to use Gaia GPS to navigate on to Sawmill Mountain.  It…
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Dec 10 2019

All Snow on Pinos and Sawmill

Awesome day in the Los Padres National Forest. Perfect weather, a bit cloudy, no wind, and temps around 37 F. Snow was firm at our…
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Nov 23 2019

Mt. Pinos, Sawmill, and Grouse

We tried to schedule our Mt. Pinos (& Sawmill and Grouse) summits to take place before the snow we encountered last year; unfortunately, it snowed…
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Nov 16 2019

Mt. Pinos and Sawmill Mtn.

Started at 6:30am from Chula Vista Campground. 37 degrees and clear. Not strenuous hike to Mt. Pinos so we added the trip over to Sawmill…
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Nov 16 2019

Mt. Pinos to Sawmill Mountain

I hiked with my hubby.  This was our last hike for the challenge.  We started out at 6:30 am.  It didn't take long to get…
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Nov 10 2019

Pinos

Great short hike. Beautiful area and always nice to be outside of L.A. County. Very easy stroll, we even plan on taking the toddler with…
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Nov 2 2019

Mt. Pinos- 3-2-1 Challenge

Great hike! The views were BEAUTIFUL, however, starting from Nordic base it was the first of the three peaks we reached so we summited Grouse…
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Oct 27 2019

Post-Spartan Race Hike Up Mt. Pinos

I hiked Mt Pinos last Sunday after a Spartan Trail Race in nearby Lebec because it was conveniently located within 30 minutes of the venue. …
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Oct 26 2019

3-2-1 Group Hike

Although I already did Mt. Pinos earlier this year, I returned to do the 3-2-1 Hike: 3 peaks in 2 counties in 1 day.  This…
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Oct 20 2019

Herd of turtles do Mt Pinos

Easy hike. The 2.5 hour drive each way was more gruelling than the hike. Good for taking dogs and kids. Cool to see the view…
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Oct 19 2019

Mt. Piños plus 3-2-1 Challenge

Beautiful fall hike but COLD. Thirty- and forty-something temps. And windy. Piños is my #9 of the challenge, plus did the 3-2-1 Challenge (Piños, Sawmill,…
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