Sitton Peak

Great day.  Beautiful and clear all the way to the coast.

First Peak for the real 6!

We started early @ 7:00 am. It was perfect weather. The trail was well marked until the the summit. All trails worked well.

Sitton Peak

Hike isn’t too bad until you reach the last 0.5 miles.

San Mateo

It was a perfect hike, Weather was perfect just make sure to take plenty of water .

Sitton

Surprisingly crowded. Not overly difficult. 2:15 to summit, 30 kicking it, 2 down

Beautiful Hike with a Slow Crawl!

Sitton Peak is a beautiful and pretty easy hike for 4 of the 5 miles.  The last mile is rough…with some crawling to get to…

Can’t wait for the snow to melt.

Pretty easy hike considering all the training we got from the higher peaks. Slow gradual elevation until the last mile. Pretty steep. I’m more worried…

Sitton Peak

It was a great hike, the weather was perfect.

No Sitton on Sitton peak

It was cold started about 6:50am. Beautiful day it warmed up fast. Not too hot. Steep going up to summit it’s a slippery scramble so…

Sitton Pretty!

It was a gorgeous day to start the 2020 Challenge.  Fun to meet up on the trail with hikers previously met on other peaks.

Sitton Peak and a Naked Guy

Completed this hike in 3 hours with an interesting summit.  As I got to the top I saw someone standing there and then realized they…

Sitting Pretty on Sitton Peak!

Spent Valentine’s Day hiking up to Sitton Peak! The weather was absolutely perfect for hiking, and the hike itself was very moderate, only gaining difficulty…

Sitton In The Rain

Rain or shine we were tackling this hike today.  When we started it was just a sprinkle that got harder off/on along the trail.  But…

Slippery When Wet

Rainy day hike made this trail a bit slick. Started off around 8 am with a light mist and ended up a full downpour about…

Overcoming Road Closures

My dad was a little upset because the road was close and his group hike had to be cancel but after we drove through a…

Sitton peak

We started walking my friend and I at almost 10 am it was a good walk the road was very well maintained the perfect weather…

Sitton Peak

Beautiful day today! It was cool and clear on the summit at 7:45 am- definitely worth the early start. We could see out to Catalina…

Sitton Peak with my dog!

Nice 10 mile hike! Easy trail, the last climb to the peak was hard, be careful coming down. Took 4 hours round trip, with my…

My 1st Peak

Fabulous Saturday morning hike with my friends.  The weather was clear and temperature-wise was btw low-high 70s.  Once you’re at the summit, the view is…

Sitting on Top of Sitton Peak

Beautiful weather…clear view of the ocean from the top of Sitton Peak…Had a little picnic at summit with the family…a great day hike.

Sitton Paay Peak

Easy stroll through the canyon, tjis was my second try as the first i was not even able to find the trail. Now I know…

Sitton Peak

My first peak for 2020 and this challenge!  The last section to reach the peak is a challenge, but doable with the right mindset! Thankfully,…

Sunny Day at Sitton

This hike was was a group hike with 3H (Hiking-for-Health-and-Happiness). This group hike with was different from the usual hike to Sitton Peak in that…

Sitton Peak

Started at Bear Canyon trailhead at 630am to beat the heat. Beautiful day, nice weather and awesome views at the top.

Sitton Peak

Great easy hike with a pretty steep last .6 mile to peak. Weather was great. Only saw 4 people on the way back

Sitting on top of the world

Arrived at 715am.  Trail good shape.  Warmed up in the sun.  brunch at the peak.  Great views.  Easy Peasy, out in 4.3 hours of hiking.

Sittin’ On Sitton Peak

My first peak of 2020. Weather was perfect and trail was is good shape. The last mile is STEEP, but getting to the top is…

Better in the Winter

Today was our first peak of the year! I hiked Sitton Peak last year in June and pretty much almost collapsed from the heat and…

Sitton

Lovely hike. Very shady. I liked the incline/decline proportion. It was not all incline on the way up. Worth the night hike to watch the…

Sitton Peak

Perfect day for a hike.  ~40 degrees at start but warmed up quickly.  Last mile to summit a bit technical, but not too difficult.

Sunny Sitton

We had a very foggy drive toward the hike, but we rose above the fog when arriving at the trail head. The fog cleared and…

Sitton Peak

Awesome weather today. Very crowded.

Sitton Peak

Bright sunny day, cool enough still. Began our hike around 1000 in the morning and hit the peak by 1200. The walk is pleasant and…

Sitton Peak

It’s been awhile since I’ve hiked more than 5 miles so this was a little bit challenging for me. First 3/4 up I was fine…

Sitton Peak

Great first hike of the Six Pack of Peaks! First three miles are relatively flat, with the steepest climbs in the last three quarters of…

Sitton Peak January 2020

The trail is very scenic and well marked. Way in the distance you can see snow capped mountains. The trail is not too bad except…

Bear Ridge to Sitton Peak Loop

The trail was very simple to follow, with staked signs along the way.  It was busy, with a couple groups being 20+ people, and many…

First hike ever, first peak ever!

That was my first hike and it was definitely a challenge. That scramble to the top is no joke! But the weather was nice and…

Scramble to the top

The trail was easy to follow. Reactively easy till the last 3/4 mile than it becomes a super steep scramble over rocky terrain to the…

#JulieMadeMeDoIt

Our party of 14 arrived at 6am this morning, 38 degrees! We split up into smaller groups depending on pace, I was toward the back…

Sitton Saturday

Hiked Sitton Peak with Heritage Hiking Club.  Trail in good shape except for the last bit below the peak.  It has gullies from erosion and…

Traffic Jam on Sitton Peak

It was a beautiful day for a hike and we weren’t the only ones to think so. As it is “winter,” we headed out later…

Sitton Peak

Perfect time to go. Before it warms up.  Clear day, the view was great. A trail I frequent because it’s close to home.

Sitton Peak

Trail was in good condition. Slightly damp still from the rain last week. Weather was nice and overcast 55-65 degrees. Great hike overall. Lots of…

Sitton Peak

Started at 6:50 am, no headlamp needed. Parking lot is across the street from trailhead. Be careful crossing the busy Ortega Hwy. First 4 miles,…

Sitton Peak yay

Great day hiking with my family.  Trail was in fine condition, no issues.  Met some nice people along the way.

sitton peak with the fam

getting there at around 7 in the morning gave us decent cloud cover from the sun for most of the hike. I did it with…

First hike of 2020

It was a nice day for a hike. Great views from the top and not too cold. The trail was clearly marked until the last…

Sitton Peak #1

Sitton Peak was the first hike in the Six Peak challenge! Great hike…poles and good hiking shoes near the peak…little steep…I did make it up…

Sitton Peak

Awesome hike! Heavily trafficked! Weather was perfect, a warm 70 degrees. I felt energized and happy!!

Sitton Peak

Perfect 72 degree day to hit Sitton!  Lots of peakers out there today! Only a few muddy areas, otherwise hard pack .  A great day.

Sitton on Top if the World

Went with a group of 9! At the peak Hazel did a headstand!! My peak pic is.much more sedate..but I wish I could have done …

The Hike and the Candy Store

For the most part this trail is pretty smooth up until the last couple miles where you will rock scramble a bit. The trail head…

Sitton for coffee

What a great way to start the challenge. Went with the closest first… just to warm up. Lovely start just before 7am and had the…

The start of a long journey.

My group and I started on the trail around 11ish, after a short trip to the Candy Store for some snacks. We started at a…

First Peak of 2020

10 mile, 4.5 hour hike at Sutton Peak this morning. Not a shabby hike until the end, where 1.7 miles feels more like 5… steep…

Sunset on Sitton

The weather was perfect, the last time I did Sitton it was Summer this was so much better. The last 0.4 miles was brutal as…

Sitton Peak

The weather was great! Started the hike early and we delayered fairly quickly and often. The trail was a bit overgrown in some areas, and…

Sitting Solo on Sitton

Today was a beautiful day to take a solo hike to Sitton Peak. I practically had the trail to myself. I only encountered eight other…

Sitton peak

The hike isn’t very hard only part was the last half mile to the peak because it’s steep but very doable. Lots of rocks on…

Best First hike of the Year

Dry, clear skies, excellent visibility at peak, mild air temps in low 60, crowded after 8:00 am with a large hiking group.  Parking lot full…

Family Hike to Sitton Peak

Family hike up to Sitton Peak with 4 adults and 3 teenagers. Perfect hike for a Saturday. The roundtrip took us 3.5 hours, with a…

Sitton

Tons of people in large groups hitting this one.  Probably 20+ people having lunch at the top.  It’s a nice little start to this challenge…

Maple Bars and Sitton Peak

Bagged our first peak on a beautiful winter day in SoCal. Nice trail. Enjoyed some well-earned, post-summit goodies at the Candy Store – ice cream…

Sitton Peak Every January

I’ve done this hike in January for the last four years because I’m not super comfortable with snow hiking yet. This year, I wanted to…

Aaaand we’re off!

Me and my husband decided our first hike for this challenge would be Sitton Peak. We started the hike just south of the Ortega Oaks…

The Start of My Challenge

This was my first 10 mile hike, and it was a good one. I hiked this with my wife, who was the one that told…

Sitton Peak

It was cold in the morning, we got some sprinkles later in the day.

Tick Free Hike on Sitton Peak

One of my favorite hikes. A few people got hitch hiking, blood sucking ticks but we were fortunate to not have them after doing checks…

Hike so hard

Sitton Peak hike was hard but doable. Nice lil incline up here and there then when you pass four corners to hike up Sitton Peak…

6 of 18 Sitton Peak

We, Hike Beyond the Hills, met up at 0700 and stepped off at 0713. Temps were in the low 40’s to start and quickly rose…

Sitton Peak, 1st Peak of 2020

#sundayfunday Beautiful SoCal day with my Hike Beyond The Hills crew for ☝️first Peak of our 6th Year of #sixpackofpeaks challenge. Total 10 miles, 2100’ elevation…

Sitton Peak

Warmer day than expected. Trail was in good condition except for some areas that were washed out a bit. Last quarter mile of incline to…

Happy New Year

Happy New Year to my SoCal Hikers.  In Jan 4, 2020 I solo hiked up to Sitton Peak.  To my surprise, I wasn’t alone at…

1st Peak of 2020

Started the hike at 7 am with 45 degree weather, chilly but perfect for a long not so shaded hike. Hiked this with the Hiker…

HikerSparkie

Beautiful day to  start the new year hiking..

Sitting on Sitton

Peak 2/18 sitton peak! I have a love/hate relationship with this peak. I love the views, the wildlife, the plants….but I hate that summit! i…

Sitton Peak

Trail was fairly simple easy most of the way in my opinion until that last .04 mile to the peak where it becomes more of…

Beautiful view

Weather was perfect and the trail is in great shape.

First Peak of 2020

Really beautiful view from top. Nice weather today. Be careful coming down.

Sitton Peak hike

For the most part the hike is a moderate uphill with few flat sections. The steepest part is just before you get to the peak. …

1/18 Sitton Peak

Sitton Peak January 3rd, 2020 3 take aways from this hike; and then some: 2 hours 25 mins. Shredded 30 mins off my previous summit.…

Sit on Sitton

I couldn’t wait to start the 1st of January! Sitton Peak was a nice starter! It was so cold when we got there..(on trail at…

Sitton Peak

This is the second time I hike Sitton Peak in New Year with Chato (my ferocious 15lb Chihuhua) and this time we have his mom…

Woop Woop With the Twins

Found this hike fairly easy compared to previous 5. My goal was to complete the original 6 pack but weather conditions prevented hiking Gorgornio. Trail…

Slippery Sitton

The drizzly conditions kept the crowds away.  The temperature was great.  Steep ascend at the end.  

Sitton in the Rain

Wonderful hike on a cool, misty day! Did the 9.5 miles in less than 4 hours… nice rolling hills and great trail conditions made this…

Sitton Peak

Awesome short little hike. Got pretty steep at the end but was well worth it. Some bushwacking on the trail.

Sitton Peak! The views 🥰😍

The last 1.9 🥵! This was a great hike and good workout. The last part was tough! I would say both up and coming down…

Ballast Takes a Hike

I did this hike with my gym. Probably one of the easiest hike I’ve done. It took less than 4 hours to complete.

Sitton Peak

Lots of bugs; steep on the last half mile to peak

Saving the Last for Last

Yay!! I finally did it. All 12 Peaks. This was my first time attempting the challenge and I am ready for 2020. To be honest…

Sitton Peak

Sitton Peak; 9.7 miles; 3273 elevation; 2083 elevation gain

Number 11 out of the 12!

Number 11 of 12 Southern Cal Challenge @sixpackofpeaks No matter how small the peak is, I’ll be there! Beautiful views!! 9miles in 3hrs 40mins! I…

The finish line

I finally finished the six pack of peaks challenge. It was challenging and hard but I felt so accomplished. I’m grateful for my wife for…

Sitton Peak

Easy for most of the part, the final 0.5 miles are tough.

Rainy day

Cloudy day was awesome for hiking, not much of a view but loved the hike. It was drizzling when we were at the peak and…

Slippery Sitton

9 out of the 12 Peaks… we got some clouds and a little bit of drizzle. Otherwise a nice hike!!!! #jaguarhikes

Reflections

This peak was a hike of reflection to me. At 10.4 miles in and out, although not easy for some, I found this one to…

Underrated Gem

Glad I didn’t let the current reviews on All Trails scare me off. I think this is a little gem for moderate hiking or trail…