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Sitton is Sixth

This is peak #6 for me. It was a pretty easy stroll until the last half mile up to the peak, which was fairly vertical.…

Sitton Peak

Helped the ol Man finish his 6 peak challenge. It was #5 for me. One to go. Pretty easy walk. Low elevation and nothing strenuous…

No Bears today

The first half of my hike was slightly raining but then warmed up to be a beautiful day. I really like this trail because there’s…

Sitton Peak

I can’t believe how fortunate it has been weather wise with the hikes this year. Sitton Peak is definitely more enjoyable now with the mist…

sitton

Overcast, misty,  parking lot empty, uncrowded trail, perfect weather.

Sitton Peak Truck Trail

Some parts were a little overgrown. Some parts of the trail had a lot of horse poop and dog poop. The summit was beautiful and…

Sitton Peak

A beautiful morning to start the hike, nice and cool. Perhaps one of the easier ones among the SoCal Six-Pack except the last half mile…

Sitting on Sitton Peak

3rd peak of tbe So Cal challenge and my 10th peak of the year so far, 3 more to go. My last 3 peaks were…

Sitton Peak Hike

Started a bit late but a nice cool day, even in the afternoon

Sit on a peak

Great hike start at 5 or 6 that way it’s nice all the way up and back

Oh so quiet, Sitton Peak

Apart from a steep ascent over the last half-mile, the majority of the trail is quite a leisurely/easy walk. I definitely wouldn’t class it as…

Sitton Peak Through the Fog

I wanted to do this hike on Sunday the 26th but unfortunately woke up to a flat tire and that took up most of the…

Sitton But No Sittin’

Bagged in three-and-a-half hours, in time for me to make it to the LA Opera 🙂 Easy grade, steep in the final stretch, fairly shaded…

Sitton Peak – Crazy Steep

It was overgrown, but the weather was acceptable. It was pretty hot out, but there was a nice breeze on the way up in certain…

Sitton Peak

Solo hike up to Sitton Peak, warm out!

Sitton Peak

Sunday hike to complete another peak challenge, the day started of warm, lots of sun on our way back. It was awesome to complete the…

Sitting Peak

Great hike with minimal traffic,  only saw 3 other people the entire day

Sunday on Sitton Peak

Very steady until it reaches an extreme climb. Sticks are recommended, and there’s no such thing as not enough water out here.

Sunrise over Sitton

We pulled into the parking lot a 5.30am and there were only 3 other cars parked up. This was a pleasant surprise. Throw the boots…

If it’s Fittin’, I’m Sitton

I did Sitton with my sister three years ago, and wanted to take advantage of the three day weekend to its fullest, packed up the…

Ended in rescue

Extremely hot day.  Hiking Buddy got heat stroke, ran down, called for help and got supplies and ran back up

Sitton Peak

I was expecting a lot worse due to All Trails reviews, but it was a relatively easy-moderate hike for about 4 miles, with the last…

Sitton Peak

Easy first 4 miles and a straight up incline and rocky to the top. Incredibly hot in June.

Sitton Peak

This is one of those hikes where you get to the last half mile and you remind yourself that you will be coming back down…

Fully Baked!!

Holy High Heat!  This hike was brutally hot, despite the 7:30am start.  Got off the trail with some water to spare, but this was a…

Sitton Peak Scorcher

OMG…hot!  We all accomplished our goal, however, and none the worse for wear.

Sitton Peak

Getting off to a late start, but finally conquered my 1st of 6! We got an early start and I’m so grateful for that. Saw…

Sitton Hike

Parking was ample at the trailhead. The trail was marked and easily accessible. Started the hike at 0900 and was 65 degrees. By the time…

Sitton Peak Trail

Parked at 6:30 am lot is not full by at that time. We started to hike around 7:00 am and it was hot around 10:00…

Sat on Sitton Peak

number 6 for me! ???? originally planned to do ontario, but seeing as that i’d visited icehouse canyon a few times, thought i’d try something…

The First of Six

The trail conditions were good. However, temperatures once we reached the peak was on triple digits! 102F to be exact. Extreme heat but doable. Just…

Sitton Peak

Last part to the peak is very steep and challenge, be prepared.  Very hot summer hike, nearly no shade, bring plenty water and sun screens.…

Sitton Peak

We left very early to try and miss the heat however we were slow the heat got over 100 by time we got finished my…

Made it!!!

The weather was nice in the morning; then going down, it was very hot.  I enjoy the view, birds, rabbits, trees, and lizards!!! I feel…

Sitton peak the first one

We started at 6:30 am with beautiful weather. By 10:30 temperature was in the 80 by the end it was 94 F All in all…

Love that Sitton Candy Store!

The Happy Hikers joined me on this my second hike of the SoCal Six Pack.  It was another beautiful day for a hike.  We got…

Sitton Peak

Ortega Hwy was packed, so it took a bit longer than anticipated to reach the trailhead. On trail by 9:00 am. Another perfect spring day…

Sitton Peak!

A great hike! Watch out for sunburn and bring extra water if doing in the day/ heat

Sitton Peak

Was hot pretty early, so start early!!!

Sitton Peak

Started this hike later than planned at 6:25 AM on Thursday, June 3rd. Though the morning started off cool enough, it ended up being a…

Sitton Peak Redemption

I was a bit nervous coming back to do this peak again. In August 2019, I came to hike this with my bestie. We did…

Hike 5: Sitton Peak

Out of the trails I have done and will do on this San Diego and inland empire challenge, I would say this trail is one…

Sittin’on

Great hike – consistent uphill, quick climb to the summit. Great views at the top!   Awesome wildflowers on Bear Ridge leg (ascent), nice shade…

Sitton Peak

Beautiful day for a hike – welcomed at the top by a nice, cool breeze.  The trail was not too busy.  All in all a…

No Sitton’ on Sitton Peak

Great weather! Lots of marine layer so the view wasn’t super clear but the skies inland were crystal blue and clear. Lots of people at…

Never assume Sitton Peak will be easy

Sitton Peak! The lowest of the SoCal Six pack! A nice moderate hike in Orange County! Easy Saturday, right?   No. It was agonizing.  …

Sittin on Sitton

Any hike that begins with a Candy Store is a must hike! This journey began with a stop to pick up an adventure pass ($5)…

Sitton Peak

Finished in 3 hours 37 minutes. Perfect weather, mid-70’s with a breeze. Very narrow and moderate trail with varying uneven, rocky, and flat surfaces throughout.…

Sitton

Started at 7am & it was a very warm day. Too much for my liking & not enough shade. Once at the peak the views…

A Peak to Sit-On, Sitton Peak

It was a beautiful day with lots of incredible wildflowers and dancing butterflies! I could have done without all the bees and other flying insects…but…

Empty Sitton Peak

Sitton Peak 05/23/21 Parked and set out at the trailhead around 7:20am, plenty of parking and very cool temps. The sun was still behind the…

Sitton Peak

Difficult scramble at the end! It was hot!

Sitton Peak

The hike was beautiful today.  Last year I did it on a much hotter day, and I picked today specifically because it was supposed to…

Beautiful hike!

Perfect weather and a nice trail to begin the challenge with (not too difficult)! And it starts at a Candy Store (that’s a first!) –…

Sitton Peak 5/21

We started off  on the hike at 6 am and were first on the trail. Quiet and peaceful morning , lots of wildflowers blooming. The…

Let’s do Sitton Peak after Cucamonga

We decided to do this Sunday am about 4:00 in the morning after celebrating our anniversary the night before AND hiking Cucamonga the day before…

Sittin’ on Sitton

Wanted to knock this one off the list before the heat became too much! Nice hike to the summit. The steep section did not seem…

Sitton solstice

Fun hike and not too strenuous but for the last push to the peak which was actually quite challenging.  Not to much traffic even for…

Smitten by Sitton

A quiet, foggy morning at Sitton. It was a pretty gradual elevation gain until the last mile. The fog rolled in as we approached the…

Sitton Peak

Hike was nice. Weather was cloudy/foggy for most of the hike. Made for cooler temperatures which was nice, but made for not as nice views…

Sitton Peak

We met up at the trailhead at 7.30am and there was still plenty of parking available then. It was pleasantly overcast initially but by half…

Sit’in on the top

Arrived at the Candy store parking lot around 9:45, lot almost full. Well marked trail, that winds through the wildflowers. Mellow trail but the Last…

Whackadoo!

Our hike started out great, bright & early in the morning. Perfect weather. The hike was fairly easy until the last climb to the summit.…

The Road Less Traveled

We started out at sunrise. It was a beautiful morning! A little overcast and not too hot.  We make great timing getting to the summit.…

Sitton Peak

The hike was fairly easy compared to my last one to Strawberry Peak. There was a lot of scat directly on the trail path- if…

Sitton Before it was hot

Got started early before the heat set in. Would not want to do this hike in the heat as there is not much tree cover.…

Sitton

Great morning hike. Drove down from LA at sunrise. 3:15hrs moving time. Smooth trails and pretty easy elavation until the last mile or so to…

Sitton Peak (Sit Down Peak)

It was a warm day, not as warm as the two previous days, but there’s not a whole lot of shade along this trail. I…

Sitton Peak

The weather was pretty warm that day and we were sweating alot. All in all a great peak with a great view, there were multiple…

Sizziling Sitton Peak

It was a great beginner hike to start off the challenge with! We did it with some of our quarantine crew who has gotten close…

Sitting on Sitton Peak

The trail was beautiful in early May with two rattlesnakes agreeing. It was the time of year for the to come out.

Hike 1

Great hike. Pretty mild for most of the way. The last 1/4 mile incline was difficult but worth it once we got to the top.…

Sitton Peak w/snakes

Great weather that lead to amazing views. Ran across two snakes, one friendly, one not so much.

Sitton Peak

started our hike at 7:30 am . Nice and cool at the start but quickly warmed up to 74 degrees on our way back down.…

Sittin’ on Sitton

Moderate hike with the last .3 mile as hard. Was surprised how easy the hike was. Nice blooming flowers. Was a bit confused on the…

Sitton Peak

Great hike! Plenty of signs to keep you on the right trail. Gradual incline for the majority of the hike. The last .5 mile is…

Sitton Peak

Overcast in the morning, started from trailhead around 6:45 am.  Trailhead is across the street from the parking lot, bring TP if you’re arriving before…

Sittin’ on Sitton

I’ve done this one before and it’s always beautiful.  The wildflowers are especially nice right now and we even saw a baby horned lizard.  This…

First Time Hiking Sitton Peak

Hiked Sitton Peak for the first time. It was beautiful. The weather was perfect. It started out a little overcast but the sun came out…

Sittin’ at Sitton

One of the more enjoyable peaks for sure. Altitude is no problem. It’s a nice long walk out and then a fairly steep scramble to…

First Hike (One down 5 to go)

Fun hike with plenty of shade and great views!  The last half mile or so was very challenging going up and down.  Great way to…

UNO 1 out 6 PEAKS

perfect cool weather easy 9 miles ! Last mile more steep. 360 degree spectacular view????

Sitton Peak

We started this one by around 9:30 am and finished before 2pm. I got a bad sunburn!

First group hike

Perfect day for this hike not to hot , just perfect since shade is very limited.  Hike with a group

Sunny Day at Sitton Peak

John Muir loved the word saunter to describe the sort of walking that happens in nature. This trail much was more saunter than hike. Among…

Sitton Peak with an injured knee

I arrived at the parking lot at 6:00 to find only two other cars. The first hour on the trail I didn’t see anyone but…

Sitton on Sitton Peak

Pretty easy hike until you hit the last half mile. So happy to do the hike in the Spring – the wildflowers were blooming and…

1st Peak ✅ 5 more to come!!

Perfect Weather to hike- in the high 60’s. Hiked with 3 girlfriends…we trained hard and tackled the trail with ease. Time could have been cut…

Very first summit!

Gorgeous weather, lots of flowers and good company! I wanted to do this as the first peak and with people who wouldn’t care if we…

Sitton peak

Great hike!  Beautiful day!  Check out the candy store, super cute!

Sitton

Beautiful day. Socked in at the peak but saw a bobcat on the way down. Wildflowers are amazing.

Sitton Peak in the Rain

It was a nice overcast day with light rain. Nobody on the trail for most of the time. Hiked for just over 5 hours. The…

Foggy journey to Sit on Sitton

It was a nice and gloomy hike up to Sitton peak. The hike was easy up til the last .5 mil to the top. While…

Sitton

Beautiful hike!  Last mile was pretty steep, but doable. Advise starting early to avoid the heat – trail is partially shaded. Lots of beautiful wild…

Sitton Hike

Coming down the trail at the beginning is a little dicey, so have good shoes and poles.

Sitton Peak

What a nice hike!  The elevation gain was gradual until you reached the base of the summit.  The last 1/2 mile is challenging and definitely…

Don’t forget your spoon

This was my first Six Pack Peak! I chose this one because it was closest to me. However, I will admit that this hike being…

Sitton on Top of a Mountain

Great Hike session and had some good laughs. That’s what it’s all about. Loved the last .25 miles to get to the top! Save dem…

Day 3 part 1

Woke up at trail head (car camped it) vary easy hike then a fun amount of straight up at the end Pretty sure i heard…

Sitton Peak

Cool & foggy atop Sitton Peak.  Numerous wildflowers in bloom

Sitton Peak: #1 of 6

My first peak of the challenge was amazing. We camped out the night before at a nearby camp site and started the peak at 9.…

Sitton Peak

Trail is for the most part easy, small inclines with a climb in the last  .9 miles to get to peaks it was pretty busy…

Sitton

This was a lovely hike on a warm and sunny day. There is very little cover, so a hat is a necessity.  The wildflowers were…

Sittin pretty on Sitton Peak

Started the hike at 6:30 am and the way up we say literally no one until we got to the peak and it was just…

Ryder’s first summit

Y’all!!!! I got my (not so little) brother to hike with me!!! and not just hike, But summit a peak!! The hike was great! not…

Sitton Peak

Beautiful hike. Steep only for the last .5 miles.

Starting Peak

Great first hike to start at! A little bit of a steep incline at the last little bit to reach the peak but very beautiful…

A Challenge at Sitton Peak

The hike was refreshing and challenging. The weather started out to be freezing cold, then in about an hour moving to the upper eighties. The…

Sitton peak

Good hike shade in the beginning but as you went on the shade was gone hot day the last .5 mikes is a scramble bring…

Sunset Enjoyment

The hike was family-friendly except near the end where the area becomes really steep. It’s tough but doable! The weather was perfect for this moderate…