Strawberry 🍓 Peak

Perfect day. Not too windy. Nice, clear and sunny. Saw a total of 4 people and a dog Well marked trail with some ice in…

Strawberries and Creme

7.1 miles and 1600’ of elevation gain. Took us about 3.5 hours of hiking. Only say 4 people and one dog.  Great views. Some ice…

Sweet Strawberry Peak

The is my second encounter with this peak and I said it the first time and Ill say it again the last mile  or so…

First Peak Jitters

My alarm went off at 5 am. I have an hour and a half drive and I like solitude when I’m hiking, so I need…

Strawberry 🍓 Love

Beautiful day to the peak. Several areas had hard-packed snow & ice but microspikes were not needed. Spoke with lots of hikers at the peak…

Strawberry First of the year

First peak of 2020.  Hope to do all 18 of So Cal challenge.  Still spots of ice in shady spots but passable without spikes.  …

7 of 18 Strawberry Peak

Stepped off this morning from the Red Box parking lot at about 0627. Temps were in the low 40’s and may have reach 50 by…

3/18 Strawberry Peak

Strawberry Peak January 10th, 2020 3 take aways from this hike; and then some: Plenty of parking, no snow/ice on the road to the trail…

Strawberry sunrise

Just a little bit of melted refrozen snow/ice but nothing too crazy. Easily manageable. Worst part was the wind.

Not as sweet as it sounds

Thought it would be colder, but it was a beautiful day. Some icy snow in the shade that was pretty sketchy crossing in the morning,…

Frosty strawberry

We started early so it was still frosty out, the snow that covered parts of the trail was still icy that made it slippery so…

Strawberry Peak – Not So Sweet

This hike kicked my butt!  It was a great way to start the year and start the 2020 Six Pack of Peaks challenge.  The beginning…

Strawberry Peak

New Year’s Day hike to Strawberry Peak. Beautiful day, snow on the trail right away, but packed down. We had microspikes and poles, but a…

NEW YEARS DAY HIKE

The hike was awesome,  snow on the trails, some downed trees but over all beautiful.

Strawberry Peak

Hitting the ground running! First hike of 2020! First time hiking in snow but manageable.  Beautiful views..

Strawberry Peak

A fun and easy hike! Took a slight detour at the end to summit Mt Lawlor. Perfect conditions and great views of LA and Catalina!

Strawberry Peak

Made the trek up to Strawberry Peak. Definitely worth the great views of the LA Basin.

Strawberry Peak 🍓 + Mt. Lawlor

Strawberry Peak via Redbox Canyon.  Distance:  8.5 miles.  Elevation Gain:  2,600 ft.  My hiking partner and I started at 7 AM during a foggy, drizzly…

Strawberry Peak

Hot, clear trail. Needed to put into between bushes the closer I got to the peak

Strawberry Peak in the fall

On a clear day you can see forever on this trail. A great time to look around and see all the peaks I hit this…

Strawberry Peak

This hike is easy for the first 2 miles then hard the last 1.5miles. Easy to follow. There are a couple mini false summits. Good…

Strawberry Peak

Started early at 6:30 AM Great to start the weekend before our Mt. Whitney hike during Halloween We were worried about the weather to be…

HikerSparkie

Today hike was very windy and sunny.  Still a great day!

Strawberry Peak Scramble

Completed my 6th Peak with the best group of hiking buddies ever. Waking up at 345am to start our hike by 530am was so worth…

Early Bird Gets the Sunrise

Until the last 3/4 of a mile of the ascent this is a relatively easy hike and doable quickly.  Our group took it slow and…

HKE CREW

Great weather today TO HIKE with my Dignity Health HKE CREW!!!

Mother/Daughter

Did this hike with my momma. Was her first one. Such a lovely hike. Enjoyed some strawberries at the peak.

Four False Peaks after

Lots of yucca, a little bit overgrown plants but beautiful scenery! Kicked my butt on those rock scrambling. Lol.

Strawberry Peak!

This was an amazing hike, pretty easy till you get to the saddle then it get steep! Started before sunrise and was back before it…

Last But Not Least!

Wow challenge complete! This one almost killed me. LOL.  This trail has zero shade.  It’s best to do it in the fall.  It was extremely…

Number 9 out of 12!

3 Peaks in same day. Strawberry, San Gabriel & Disappoinment Peak. Beautiful Views! Sprained my ankle jogging  down strawberry peak but still managed to continue!

False peaks galore

Start at sunrise to avoid the sun coming down. First two miles were gentle and pretty especially the ridgeline.  Last mile was kinda sucky, not…

Strawberry Saturday

First time doing this trail. Pretty deceiving haha easy at first but last 2 miles are steep

Sweet Berries

Whenever I write out one of these reports, I am not sure if I should focus on the trail or my trail insights. Sometimes my…

Easy Hike to Strawberry Peak

Surprisingly uncrowded trail / lots of blooming flowers / very hot day / Crazy flying ant colony at peak.

Strawberry Peak

The trail is in great condition. Like the trail description mentions, the first 2 miles will be a cakewalk because the incline isn’t steep by…

Strawberry Peak Forever

We hiked the 7.5 mile-roundtrip trail to Strawberry Peak in just under 4 hours.  Very moderate first 2-3 miles until the “scramble” or steep ascent…

Number 8! – Bonus hiking!

What a great Sunday morning to hike!  We started at 5am to avoid the heat, so the first mile and a half were in the…

Strawberry Peak was Sweet!

It was a beautiful, hot day for our hike. My boyfriend and I really enjoyed this hike. We took our time so the hike took…

A Delicious Strawberry Peak Pie

Strawberry Peaks forever! Haha! A great day for hike #2.  It was a very moderate hike with little difficulty. It was very sunny with little…

The Sweet Taste of Victory!

The trail was nice, very little traffic. We started at 6:15, so the weather was nice and cool. Strawberry Peak was my last peak of…

Strawberry Peak

It was an easy hike for me.  Got on the trail at 6:38 and ended by 10:30.  Not too hot, and while the summit is…

Strawberries Anyone?

We anticipated a warm day so we headed up early in the morning. Soon enough we realized that the 10 mile drive up to the…

An Apple Atop Strawberry Peak

The amount of miles covered during the hike is not bad at all, the only challenge is the false peaks. Not only do they deceive…

Strawberry Peak

Highway 2 open to Red Box parking area, but closed immediately after.

Strawberry Peak

think I might be the only person who likes this peak hahaha all the false summits were perfect for spartan training!

Strawberry Peak- Short and Sweet

We started pretty early because it was a very hot August day. With hiking poles we did not have to scramble. We did get cut…

Lorena Paniagua

My first attempt to concur the peak was unsuccessful due to dehyration, but I came back stronger and happily succeeded to reach the peak. Didn’t…

Only person in the trail

Started the hike at 5:45 am. Most of it very easy and cool Temp and shade. Last mile warmer and a bit of scramble but…

A Strawberry like no other

Today I went to Strawberry Peak with my friend Andreza and we started at around 7:45am and finished around 12:30pm. This was a nice hike…

False summits

It was a pretty awesome hike, first roughly 2.5 were really easy, the last about mile-mile and a half were more strenuous but nothing too…

Who ate all the Strawberries?

Quite of bit of Sun Exposure near the middle and peak. But besides that, pretty fun hike overall! took us about 4hr and 23 mins…

Strawberry

Hot, zero shade, not to difficult

How sweet Strawberry Peak is!

I expected this hike to be easy compared to the others, but it turned out to be quite challenging.  The steep sections of the trail…

Strawberry Peak

7.5 miles with a strong challenge at the end. The peak is after a few false peaks and the views are really outstanding for the…

Strawberries??

The weather was actually perfect for his hike. G.oing up we had so much shade. The trail as easy to follow. That last two miles…

Strawberry Peak

Had a bit of trouble finding the trailhead due to the road closure. Found it and had a great hike.

Strawberry Peak

My girlfriend joined me on this one and we started just after 7:30am and there was shade for a bit, though this was gone by…

1st to Pick the Strawberry

I had heard Strawberry Peak was quite crowded in the summer, and going on a Saturday I expected the worst.  I got to Red Box…

Ahhh…hot🔥

The trail is nice and in good condition. Not a lot of shades though. Today is a real hot day, so hydrate,hydrate😅 The last mile,…

Strawberry Peak

This hike was hot, exposed, and yet the trail was overgrown at the same time. At least there were bees, too! Not a lot to…

Strawberry Peak

Great day for the hike. We only saw 4 other people the day we hiked. Constant buzzing of bees through most of the hike. Amazing…

Strawberry Hike

It was a great hike! We experienced clear beautiful weather. The trail was very nice. Lots of bees buzzing and lots of butterflies flying around!

Solo hike on a perfect day

Started at the trailhead at first light, and didn’t feel the sun till 6:40. Took a wrong turn towards Strawberry Meadows and lost 40 min.…

The best 4th of July

The Best 4th of July ever, we definitely made this day amazing, not only because of the fireworks but the hike totally made it even…

Earthquake

Made it to the top in under two hours. Has amazing views and lived through the earthquake at the peak. 20 sec felt like a…

Strawberry Peak on July 4

I arrived at the red box parking lot at around 10 am today and there were many empty spots. After confirming with the Indian culture…

The Trail of False Peaks

My wife and I did this hike on July 3.  We were joking that this hike is the hike with false Peaks.  Everytime you come…

Strawberry Peak

I did this trail July 3rd after I got out of class early. I went at peak time around noon when the sun was at…

Sweet Strawberries on top 🍓

I forgot to take strawberries last time so this time I enjoyed some sweet strawberries on top of strawberry peak! Great hike we added an…

Strawberry Peak!

Really enjoyable hike on a clear and beautiful day! Great views of Downtown Los Angeles.

Dawn Patrol

Left the High Desert at 0430 and was on the trail by 0550.  No traffic for once coming down Cajon Pass, a rarity indeed.  The…

Sloth Hiking Team – Peak #2

As sweet as strawberries are, this is not a sweet hike.  The first 2 miles were challenging but not overly difficult.  The remainder of the…

Strawberry Peak

Started hike after 12;30, the first 2.5 miles were great.  Then the heat was rough while doing the last 1.5 miles.  There were lots of…

90% hike, 10% rock climb

The upper portion of trail up to Strawberry Peak from Colby Canyon isn’t well maintained and requires a bit of rock climbing around 2/3 of the…

TWO-OF-SIX

Headed up Colby Canyon Trailhead off of Hwy 2 at 8am with a group of 8.  Morning mist and fog kept most of the ascent…

Strawberry Peak

The morning was nice and cool because there was thick cloud cover we drove through to get to the trailhead. The hike is deceiving more…

Wild Kingdom on Strawberry Peak

I have never hiked in this area before and was excited to explore this area. I was also nervous, as I have heard about the…

@timetravelhiker Strawberry Peak

We started our Hike at 7 am on Saturday June 22nd. We parked our car at the Red Box Picnic area.  It was a perfect…

Solo Summit to Strawberry Peak

Beautiful solo hike to Strawberry Peak. I had the peak to myself and saw only a few people on the trail. I had one rattlesnake…

Strawberry Peak Butt Kicking

This was a good butt kicking. The first 2 miles wander and gain elevation slowly. The last 1.25 miles is intense. Lots of loose gravel,…

Strawberry Peak

About 7 miles hike. Caution when you get to first mile you will see a trail veering off to the left with some wood planks…

Strawberry Peak from Red Box trailhead

This trail starts our easy but gets steep after a couple miles. There’s some rock scramble, but it’s definitely doable. Also, there are a lot…

Strawberry Peak Party of One

As of  6/09/19 the road is closed right where the trailhead begins.  This doesn’t affect the hike and in fact  makes it easier to find…

Above the clouds

This hike was beautiful.  Last 1/2 mile was a little challenging but so worth it

🍓peak

Pleasant morning hike with perfect 75+ degree weather conditions. Not too many bugs and 360 view from the peak was amazing!!!!!!

Toasted Berries

There’s no shade! It was around 80°, went through almost 3L of water and definitely sunburned. The bugs were irritating especially at the summit but…

Strawberry Peak

Several false peaks before you get to the top, which was a bit of a butt-kicker.  Enjoy fresh strawberries and a bit of pink champagne…

2 Peaks 1 Guy

Great climb to the top. Many hikers along the way but not crowded. Beautiful weather and the view was phenomenal.

Where are the Strawberries?

It was a beautiful blue bird day above the clouds. We hiked to several false peaks with some fun rock scrambling giving us a fun…

Strawberry Peak on Memorial Day

Perfect weather for a Memorial Day hike up to Strawberry Peak with my friends and his dog.  A few steep sections but overall maybe one…

Sweet day

Really beautiful day. Rolling hills and fantastic views the entire time. While no clouds directly overhead, there were clouds visible over the LA basin. About…

Strawberry – Mini Six (5 of 6)

Perfect (sunny, cool) weather for this hike today. It was my wife’s and my first time summiting Strawberry. Not too congested on the trail for…

Up bright and eat

Beautiful day! Started early about 630 am and I was alone and finally some kids caught up!

Scrambling for the Strawberry

This was a last-minute change of plans. On this day I was supposed to do a partial snow hike up Cucamonga Peak. However, after I…

Sweet Strawberry Peak

Great morning Hike. Cloud cover and fog for the first 2 miles, brilliant sunshine at the peak. Encountered a fellow traveler meditating and camping at…

Cinco De Strawberry Peak

It was awesome to go higher and higher up the mountain and all the clouds go awayaway.  The sun was shining and it was beautiful. …

Sweet Views from Strawberry Peak

The hike took under five hours including the break at the top to enjoy the beautiful views.  I’m glad I read in advance about the…