Our guardians at high point

First two miles hit ya with the elevation about sea level and steep incline.  Beautiful fall foliage, walking sticks were incredibly helpful. Small mats in…

High Point

Trail is well marked.   Very rocky.  Straight up incline. Clear day and windy at some parts.  Clocked 14 miles RT.

Palomar Mountain

I just don’t get Palomar Mountain. It was pretty, but I don’t think it was worth the pain.

High Point Palomar—The Finish

It was a pleasant day to complete High Point Palomar! Loved the views of the observatories and the fall foliage.  Definitely a long one, but…

Palomar Mountain High Point

Good hike. The first 2.5 miles were tough and then it cleared out a fairly easy fire road. Happy to have finished the 6 Pack…

Palomar Mountain High Point

Steady incline for 2 miles through a pretty narrow path. The remaining mileage was up a fire road.

Pretty, cool, predictable rational hike

Trail was great, not too slippery. Very few people on the trail. Pretty well marked. Varied tree types and microbiomes. Straight forward uphill all the…

Oak Grove Trail to High Point

Set off at 0640am.  Stwady uphill the entire way.  First 2.5 miles very steep and very rough trail.  A bit less steep after merging onto…

High Point of the Week

This was a tough one! The first 2-3 miles were pretty steep but it was worth it. The view at the top and along the…

Perfect Autumn Hike to High Point

A wonderful way to end our 6 peak challenge. We saw foliage, beautiful birds, a deer and a coyote as well as several happy hikers…