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Strawberry Peak

The weather couldn’t be anymore perfect. It was a steep climb at the end but we’ll worth it!

With a Strawberry on top!

Although I am signed up to do the Climb For Heroes that will summit Mt. Baldy, events of last year left me cautious. So, rather…

Therapy Week-Day 1

It was a little chilly around 6am when I started and then it warmed up after sunrise. However, it wasn’t too hot. It was just…

Strawberry Peak

Solid hike! Very quiet and flat for the first two miles and a KILLER rocky and steep final mile to the summit! Beautiful views of…

Strawberry Peak via Mt. Lawlor

Who would’ve thought one can summit Strawberry Peak by summiting another “shorter” mountain. Well, we did It just took pure grit and motivation because Mt.…

Strawberry Peak

Two straight weeks, its tiring but I should say the weather is beautiful.

Roller Coaster

This is a pretty simple hike and for the most part it is a gentle grade, especially compared to last weeks hike to Baldy. The…

Strawberry Peak

Great hike, but you will definitely earn the last mile. Great weather and courteous hikers.

Delish Strawberry Kiss

Went up.  Came down.  With a 4pm start, sun was behind ridges, nice golden hour on the return, beautiful sunset at the finish. Middle pic,…

Strawberry Peak

Great hike. Arrived at the trailhead at about 6:45, only one car in the kit. This was the day after the forests opened.  The hike…

The Burning Strawberry Peak

Started my hike around 7:00AM, everything was smooth and easy until to reach 2 miles then it’s nothing but false submits and the Sun was…

Strawberry

Hiked Strawberry Peak on Friday with a partner and had the entire mountain to ourselves. We started at 6:40am which was a tad later than…

Upside berry

Cool breeze all the way to the top and part on the way down. Hot all the way to the parking lot. Only 2 other…

Strawberry Peak

This peak is deceiving..All those up and downs really take a toll on you!

Strawberry Peak

Great hike, the trail is well kept and the day was not too hot.  The challenge was the second half to get to the top.…

Strawberry

On the way to buckhorn ski lodge we stopped and  walked strawberry peak. Kinda fun actually.

Strawberry Peak

It was a super warm day.  I brought a friend and ensured she had all the necessary gear.  Unfortunately you can lead a horse to…

Strawberry 🍓 Day!

Easy hike.  We all got fooled with the false peaks but it was fun scrambling rocks!

Strawberry Peak

Fun but hard hike. Beautiful views made all the sweat and silent tears worth it.

#5 Strawberry Peak

Strawberry Peak was #5 in our Six Pack of Peaks challenge. After researching the hike, we were prepared for the heat and the incline. It…

Pollination Epicenter

Pollen Central, was sneezing for the next 2 days. That last climb is a good one, rocks, sand. But once you get to the top,…

Strawberry Peak

Trail conditions at Strawberry Peak was perfect. I left San Diego at 5am and arrived at the Re Box Picnic area parking lot at 645am.…

Late start

Started at 6….. not a lot of cover so it was super hot! Hike was pretty easy! Great views!

2nd Peak of 2021

Trail was clean and in good shape,  The views were beautiful.  The only thing is that it was extremely hot!

Strawberry Peak

Exposed to the Sun after the morning, so brings appropriate sun gear, plenty of water, snacks, and a good attitude. Nice warm up hike for…

Lots of Lizards

Arrived a little before 6 to enjoy my breakfast with the sunset. Started hiking around 6:30 and it was already a little warm. Overall very…

Strawberry Picking

First hike for the Six Pack of Peaks Challenge. Could t ask for a better day to hike this peak.

Lizards, Snakes but no strawberries

Woke up early to start early and it is definitely a must since it is very exposed. Beautiful views that it’s worth the challenging last…

Strawberry Peak

Fun hike. Wicked hot. Didn’t start until noon (what our schedule allowed), so we knew it would be a scorcher. But we made it! Really…

Strawberry peak

Started at 615ish in the morning. It was HOT by 7am. After hiking around the mountains and getting to Strawberry trail sign, there is NO…

I think I might finish!

Hot hike with 2 new friends! I honestly wasn’t sure that I’d be able to complete this challenge. I’m slow. I’m kind of old. I’m…

Strawberry Peak

Hiked up to Mount Lawlor first and then over to Strawberry Peak.  Saw one rattle snake

Hot Rocky Strawberry

Started the hike at 6:30am and the weather was great, at least in the first part of the morning and at around 10ish the sun…

Pluot Peak

Having learned our lesson from last week’s hike, Crosby the eager-yet-easily-overheated Golden Retriever and I were paws on the trail at 6:15.  Friends, it was…

Sweatin’ Up Strawberry

It was hot hot hot! We got a late start at around 10am by the time we parked and took off so the heat got…

Strawberry Peak

Strawberry peak was one of the hikes that tired me the most. It was very steep and when I did it the weather was very…

Strawberry Peak

Strawberry peak was one of the hikes that tired me the most. It was very steep and when I did it the weather was very…

Strawberry Peak

Narrow trail that begins in a more woodsy setting with a moderate incline and dirt terrain. At the first split, the trail skirts the mountainside…

Strawberry Prak

Started at 8am. Got pretty hot within an hour or so. Hike was pretty easy until the last mile to the summit. Then it was…

Strawberry Peak

Totally worth starting early. Arrived at the summit just before sunrise. Always awesome to watch sunrise ????. Last 1.5 miles is difficult and others might…

Strawberry Peak

Got here early in the morning so it was not too hot.  There was also some morning shade for the first few miles.  Good views…

Strawberry ???? Peak

Started early to beat the heat, got to the summit around 8 a.m. and started working our way back down shortly after. Good hike but…

Strawberries With Friends!

Fun, warm dayhike with terrific friends! Berries, birds, and butterflies at the summit. Had the trail and summit to ourselves! Trail involves a bit of…

Strawberry Peak

Start early. No shade and the heat will take a toll. Not a difficult hike. Beautiful scenery

Second peak

We started at 6:30 am but by 9:00 am it was very but. The last mile is brutal but the view is worth it.

Sizzlin’ On The Ridge

I set off at 8a (later than I had planned) but managed a successful summit in spite of the heat.  It was pushing 90+ when…

Strawberry Jam

Great hike! There is shade during the first half of the hike. The rest after about 1.5 miles is all sunny so bring a hat…

Hot and Technical

Ok, so I have to admit this hike was very challenging for me. I consider myself an experienced hiker as I have backpacked the Grand…

Strawberry Peak via Redbox Canyon

The first 2 miles were pretty easy but the last 2 miles to the peak were steep and challenge. Most of the trail is exposed…

Strawberry love

Lovely hike. Started at 5am on Saturday, arriving to an empty parking lot. So glad I started so early, since I was lucky enough to…

Fake it ’til you make it

This being my first hike of the challenge, a person would think I would take reviews and tips more seriously. While I read there was…

Sunday at Strawberry Peak

We started at 8:50am and the parking lot was getting close to full. First couple of miles were nice and easy, a gradual incline. Then…

Strawberry Peak

Started at 8:50am and it got HOT pretty quick. First part of the hike was nice and pretty easy. Then, the last 1.5 miles were…

I forgot my strawberries

It’s been said and it is true: the last 1.5 miles is a workout! The rest of the hike is an easy one, little altitude…

No Strawberries at Straberry Peak.

This is an intresting trail as it starts relativly kind on the calf’s but then on the last mile or so….oh boy. However we made…

Strawberry Peak

My friend and I started later then we wanted (0900) so by the time we reached the last mile it was starting to get hot.…

A Memorial Hike

Decided to finally get out there and drove up at 6:00 a.m. from the OC – took us about 1.5 hours to get there and…

Strawberry Peak above the clouds

My 16 year old daughter and I had a great time. The weather was perfect, not too warm with a nice cool intermittent breeze. The…

Dreaming of Strawberries

Weather was perfect today with a slight breeze. I started off late this morning. If I doing this hike again, I would definitely start at…

Strawberry Peak

Started out at noon. Perfect spring day. Clear with a slight breeze. The trail was very dry and very exposed. The peak only has an…

First One Down! Strawberry Peak

Lots of friendly people on the trail today. Beautiful weather and great trail. Definitely as steep as they say on AllTrails, glad I had my…

Strawberry Peak

I know that this is called Strawberry Peak because it resembles an upside-down strawberry.   For those of us on this hike, it took a bit…

Strawberry Peak

I know that this is called Strawberry Peak because it resembles an upside-down strawberry.  It took some imagination for our group to see the resemblance,…

Hike 4: Strawberry Peak

Great challenge hike for my first in the inland empire and fourth in socal. Nice easy 2.5 mile hike along the ridge. Incline for last…

Strawberry Peak via Redbox Canyon

I eat peaks for breakfast! Started at 9 AM. Trail conditions were fairly flat early on, making it excellent for running portions of both the…

Strawberry Jam

Breezy throughout entire day, sunny as well. Heat would have been problematic except for the breeze

Strawberry Peaks Forever

While the interwebs tout this hike as something along the lines of 7.5 miles, it’s really a bit over 9 round trip. According to my…

Strawberry Peak

It is easier than sitton peak. Not as crowded as expected on a Saturday morning.

Strawberry adventure!

The wether was crisp and cool when we started at 7:30. The trail awesome and well maintained. We couldn’t have asked for a better day!…

Nice morning hike

Got to the trailhead at around 7:30 in the morning. Hardly any cars in the parking lot across from the trailhead so early in the…

Foggy Strawberries

Climbed the first of many hikes needed to complete the dual challenge of SoCal and San Diego.  I hiked with my brother, as we decided…

Strawberry

Beautiful and scenic throughout most of the hike. The last mile was difficult!

Strawberry

Great day – cool breezes just when we needed them.

Rock Scrambling

So many false peaks.  The hike back on the last hill before going back on the main trail was horrible.

Strawberry FALSE Peaks!

This was a very challenging and frustrating hike, because every time you think you’re at the top, there is yet another peak to climb! We…

Strawberry Peak (2 Down 4 ToGo)

Beautiful day for a hike, sunny but not too warm.  The entire hike was above the clouds which covered most of LA.  Lovely trail until…

Strawberries

Great hike! Felt great after the last mile up to the summit – all downhill from there (mostly).

Strawberry Peaks forever

Awesome little sunrise quickie to the peak. Only 3-4 other groups on the trails. nice views despite being a little overcast. Coco (The dog) loved…

Strawberry peak

The trail starts off deceptively easy until you reach the fork,  then it earns it’s difficulty rating. Plenty of water is necessary as there is…

Strawberry Solo

The first third of the trail was easy, just a gradual uphill slope until the path crosses an ATV road. There, it was difficult to…

Mother’s Day Hike

Great Hike!!! Weather was warm and the company was great. Couple down hills with some loose dirt.

Mother’s Day of Strawberries

We started with all 4 of my adult children, three teenagers and my daughter’s boyfriend (Carl) & one of my daughter-in-laws (Candace.) One of my…

Strawberry Peaks Forever

It was Mother’s day, so the entire family joined! Saw our first racer snake and rattlesnake for the season! Warm, started early enough but heated…

Strawberry peak

Trail was great!! We came across a rattlesnake also! Pretty scary

False Hope

Nice Hike. The trail is pretty narrow and the last mile is pretty steep. The 3 false peaks are tricky.

Strawberry Peak with my family

I hiked up to Strawberry Peak.  Had a good time. The weather was perfect.  Got to the peak with my family.  Left a little origami…

Strawberry Peak

We had great weather, not too hot, not too cold, just perfect. There were a lot of mom’s out celebrating Mothers Day with a hike.…

But where were the strawberries?!

Overall a pretty easy hike. The last mile will get you though if you’re not prepared…which I wasn’t as this was my first real hime…

Saturday stroll

Started early and beat the heat. It was a nice easy stroll up. The trail became crowded in spots because of a very large group-…

Islands in the cloud sea

It was windy and chill at the start of 6:30am but warmed up fast. Breathtaking views of the sea of clouds after the first mile…

Strawberry Peak with COVID Calf

Great hike today, even while nursing my COVID Calf (Calf Strain). This was my 4th peak of this years SoCal Six Pack of Peaks Challenge.…

Strawberry Peak

I did the hike alone, many other hikers around which made it safe. The weather was nice, a bit hot but with 3 L was…

The Roads to Strawberry Peak

It wasn’t too exhausting when our group was about thirty minutes into the hike, but as we went further, the hike became difficult. It was…

???? Peak

Beautiful views, friendly hikers, great workout. Definitely tough (for me!), but looking forward to more difficult peaks after tackling this one. We started at 8am;…

Strawberry Peak-2nd

The Weather was cool better than Sitton peak The Road was up and down, up and down harder than Sitton peak  

Hiking Strawberry Peak

The conditions were great. The weather was good for hiking(sunny weather). I felt tired most of the time. IN the end, the trail was a…