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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…

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…

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

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 Peak Scorcher

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

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…

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 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…

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…

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!

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…

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…

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…

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 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…

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…

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 (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…

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…

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…

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…

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!

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

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…

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…

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…

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

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…

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…

Sitting on Sitton Peak

What a beautiful day for a hike.  Lots of sunshine and every so often a little breeze. Hiked with a few friends.  Trail was not…

Sitton Peak

The conditions of the trail were ok. There were some obstacles, like some plants, but otherwise, it was a good experience. The trail was challenging,…

Running Sitton Peak

Sitton Peak: Distance = 9.67 miles Elevation Gain = 2,303 ft Time = 2 hrs 48 min Sitton Peak is one of the great running…

Sitton Peak #sixpackofpeaks

Decently easy hike with a nice view at the top of the mountain (about 10 miles long). The weather was pretty intense and the trail…

Sitton Peak

very hot, rocky and i was very tried after the trip drank a lot of water and it was ok. the hike took 7-8 hour.…

Sitton Hike

The trail was narrow and had little shade to protect against the sun which made the day very hot. People going up and down at…

Sitton Peak – Back On the Trail

My first hike in about 4 months, good to be back on the trail.  Trail conditions were good and the weather was pleasant.  The summit…

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…

Easy Peasy

We left at 6 AM. Simple hike except for the final half mile. Only a few people on the trail on the way up. Passed…

Sitton Peak

The hike was beautiful and challenging at the end because of a steep incline.

Sitton Peak 1 of 6

The parking lot had about 5 cars upon arriving and launched onto the trail at 6:03am.  Two people were ahead of us that had headlamps…

Sitting on Sitton Peak

This was a beautiful day for a hike. Three friends of mine and I met in the parking lot and hit the trail. We saw…

Courageous girl

The hike was hard I saw the four corners it was cold.

Sitton Peak 4-5-21

Not many other hikers out on a Monday. I had the peak to myself. As always, the last 1/2ish mile up and down is the…

Sitton Peak

Started a little late in the day, weather wasn’t too bad but felt warm under the direct sun. Trail was in good condition. Had to…

Sitton Peak

We arrive at the trailhead around 5am and it was 43°F 🥶 I did not bring any cold gear whatsoever. We decided to stay in…

Sitton Peak

Great trail but you have to get an early start. Not a lot of shade on the trail. Beautiful flowers and views.

An Easter Peak!

Great hike. Trail conditions were great. Last .5 mile climb is challenging, but very doable. Great views of the islands from the peak. Moderate level…

Sitton Peak

This was a very pleasant and enjoyable hike. It’s a pretty steady, gradual climb up to the last 0.4 miles or so, where it gets…

Sitton Peak – Pack of Peaks #1

Great clear day – highs in the 70s, so cool start but fairly warm most of the hike.  We started around 9am and finished just…

Sitton Peak

We started the hike at about 9:00. WE should have starred earlier because it got very hot out, about 94 degrees. The trail was very…

Sitton – afternoon hike

My first time doing this hike later in the day – the sun is on you pretty much the whole time at this hour. Also…

Sitton Pretty

Good Friday-not too crowded thank goodness.

Sitton Peak

Another beautiful day. Got pretty warm but who can complain when you get to breath in fresh air and enjoy the beautiful mountains

Sitton with my sister

Beautiful weather and a lot of shade until the steep summit. Clear enough on the top to see Catalina and much of Orange County. Trekking…

Sitton Peak

Started the hike at 9am. Sun was shining, temperature was cool, and there was a nice breeze. Only passed 8 people on our way up…