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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…

🍓 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;…

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-…

AM Strawberry

Perfect day, started before the sun came up and if you do this, you get the last 2.5 miles of descent almost entirely in the…

You peaked but not

Started out on Monday 5/3 at 7am. Very windy. Sign was missing at first junction and took a left instead of right but soon discovered…

Strawberry Peak

What a fun and challenging hike! I started at 7:20 a.m. when the temperature was low 60s and the wind was blowing pretty good. The…

Strawberry Peak II – Mountaineering

Video of the entire hike. Strawberry Peak, via the Mountaineering route out of Colby Canyon. Definitely not for everyone. Our group met up in RedBox…

Two of of six Strawberry 🍓 Peak

It was easy hike.  Trail is narrow 2/3 of the hike is  easy there is loose rocks, lose gravel, sand lots of thorny bushes. The…

Strawberry Peak

Excellent hike, perfect weather, good early start at 6am

Strawberry Peak

This was peak number 3 of the challenge. We hiked this in the middle of Summer last year, and I remember it being very difficult.…

Strawberry Peak

It was fun and hard I saw a lot of cool things and people 😇😀🤩😄😁😁

Strawberry 🍓 Peak

We started a bit later in the day. The crowds were gone and we had the peak all to ourselves. We enjoyed the great weather…

Strawberries on the peak

Beautiful sunny Saturday morning hike with beautiful views.  This was my first time at this trail and we missed the “scramble” entrance.  We were only…

To very last drop of water!!!

Started the hike to strawberry peak via colby canyon trail.  This was my first time on the trail and the group missed the entrance to…

Should’ve taken the Scramble

What we prepared for was an 8-ish mile hike we ended up completing 18 miles. The trail itself was beautiful there were lots of beautiful…

Strawberry Peak

For my first peak I chose Strawberry Hill. Once you see the mountain as you are driving up from the road you will notice it…

Awesome Strawberry Day!

This hike was awesome! Not only did we get to hike up an awesome trail, but it brought back memories for me going up to…

Killer Strawberry 🍓🍓

Are we there yet? Happened to be the phrase of the day. Everytime we climbed up some rocks we wondered if this was the peak.…

Killer Strawberry 🍓🍓

Are we there yet? Happened to be the phrase of the day. Everytime we climbed up some rocks we wondered if this was the peak.…

Killer Strawberry 🍓🍓

Are we there yet? Happened to be the phrase of the day. Everytime we climbed up some rocks we wondered if this was the peak.…

Killer Strawberry 🍓🍓

Are we there yet? Happened to be the phrase of the day. Everytime we climbed up some rocks we wondered if this was the peak.…

Killer Strawberry 🍓🍓

Are we there yet ? Seemed to be the phrase of the day. The views were worth it. Wonderful people on the trail.kept me motivated.

Strawberry Peak with a capital B

Such a sweet innocent name for a crazy rock climbing adventure! We got there bright and early at 7am. It was cold and misty when…

Strawberry Peak #2 of 6

Trail conditions were good.  We launched at 6:00am and were the second people to the top.  Weather was perfect.  On the way back, we passed…

Strawberry Fields Forever

It was a beautiful day. I loved the low clouds in lower valley. Hiked on my own and enjoyed meeting other fellow hikers. Two signs…

Strawberry Peak

The weather was perfect today! It was in the 40s for most of the hike with a nice breeze. The trail was flat and pretty…

Strawberries above the clouds

My friend and I started off at 7.30am. We were above the cloud cover and the sun shone which kept it comfortably warm. The last…

Strawberry Peak

Started at 6 am.  Only 2 people ahead of us on the trail.  It was perfect weather.  Last 1 or 1.5 miles made me work…

Strawberry Peak

Celebrated my birthday with an early morning hike to Strawberry Peak.  No other early morning hikers.  Misty clouds and fog rolled in and out, but…

No Berries…

Great start to the Six-Pack Challenge! Warm day with a cool breeze. Mostly clear skies with decent views of LA and beyond. The first 2.75…

Easy Breezy for the first 2 miles!

This was the first time to try Strawberry Peak and was a very pleasant hike. We, my husband (Tom) and I, started at off about…

Strawberry peak take 2

Started around 6:30 AM and got a little windy/exposed at the turn-off from Strawberry Meadow. Reached the top without encountering many others, but exchanged several…

Strawberry Fields

Great day for a hike up to Strawberry Peak. Left Red Box trailhead at 6:45am and arrived at the summit at 8:30am. Lots of wind…

Strawberry Sugar High

The trail condition was good.  It was very windy towards the summit.  I felt great the whole way.  There were a few parts that required…

Strawberry Peak Hike

Got frustrated this time by false peaks, but overall still enjoyed this hike. Definitely need to pay better attention to the turn off around the…

Strawberry Peak

First time hiking Strawberry Peak. There is no shade on this trail, but the hike itself is still fun. I did not expect that last…

Strawberry Sunrise

Parking was scarce, arrive early Bring boots and long pants, lots of climbing and scratchy plants Trail is narrow with small rockslides making some areas…

Strawberry Peak

The day was beautiful, perfect weather for this hike. Started at 8am and ended just after 1pm. I took my time as the climb begun.…

Strawberry Peak 🍓

Went on a super foggy day and saw my first cloud inversion!! Lovely hike and doesn’t feel that bad at all 🙂

Strawberry peak

Went on a foggy day and saw my first cloud inversion! Very lovely hike 🙂

Day 3 part 2

Part 2 of day 3 of nothing but hiking After i did sitton peak i drove directly to here (totally stopped at Monty’s good burger…

Strawberry Peak

Great hike! Good weather in the morning; last stretch was tough but fun.

Strawberries were HOT!!

The hike was tough.   I’m not used to hikes that are fully exposed all of the time with no water sources to filter from.   I…

Searching for strawberries

We started the trail at 9a.m. it was a bit overcast but temperature was fine.  The last mile was a bit harsh and the view…

Strawberry Peak

Beautiful day, a few mildly washed-out bits of trail on the traverse, lots of lizards of all colors.

Just a little climb 🤣

Summited Strawberry Peak via mountaineers route! We had the trail all to ourselves until we got to the peak! On our way down some bugs…

Strawberry

great hike! Not too busy for a Sunday.

Strawberry Peak

Started early. Trail was easy to follow. First time scrambling, had no issues.

Strawberry Peak

It was a nice morning hike. The weather was perfect to go on a hike. It was cloudy most of the time. Not too cold…

Sweet Strawberry

4/10/2021. Sunny skies all through the hike. At times, felt too warm but thanks to the intermittent cool breeze brushing through…making it a comfortable &…

Strawberry 🍓Peak

It was a great day for a hike.  Weather was great. It was a bit of a challenge  to find the starting point.  We had…

Hot Strawberry

Late entry. Hiking Strawberry Peak on a hot/sunny day, you need to cover up. Wear long sleeves, neck gaiter/cap or wide brim hat, UPF protective…

Strawberry Peak Hike!

Amazing hike. Definitely not easy, especially with the dogs, but totally doable

Fun in the sun hike

Trail conditions were good sometimes the trail was very narrow and hard to pick up again on some of the climbs.  But overall great!  The…

The Dusty Trail To Strawberry Peak

This Was The FIRST Hike Completed In The Series And Yes There Were Just A Few Jitters Before we Began – We Started Out About…

Strawberry Peak is a baddie

Started this hike close to 3pm on April 10th. It was a sunny and clear day. The breeze felt great! Especially since I started sweating…

A “Sweet” Hike!

My girlfriend and I started this hike around 2:45PM. It was bright and sunny (but not hot) with a little breeze, and there was little…

Strawberry Peak

This was my first hike of the challenge and the longest hike I have completed in a while! We started at about 2:30pm and it…

Berry Good

The last mile was a leg burner. Besides that section the hike is mellow. A solid section is narrow with steep drop offs. A few…

Strawberry Peak

Perfect weather for a great hike up Strawberry Peak.  Got on the trail on a weekday at 7:30am, so only a few people on the…

Berry Happy to Reach the Peak

It had been a while since I’d been to Strawberry – always happy to get back there again. This time, with a new puppy!

Strawberry

I started early in the morning on Easter Sunday. The trail was mostly secluded, quiet, and the air was fresh. The pace was quick unit…

Strawberry

Nice hike, nice weather.  A lot of large groups.

Strawberry Peak With Small Dog

My friend Joanna and I decided to hike Strawberry Peak last week as our first of the SoCal Six Pack this year. I brought my…

Strawberry Peak

Weather was nice. A little warm on the way back. Started at 8am & finished at a little after 1pm – this includes about a…

Strawberry Peak

Great day to hike Strawberry! It was warm but not too terribly hot. I’d seen reports of some snow there recently but there was absolutely…

Stupid strawberry peak

Not my favorite.  Little shade in the last mile and lots of false peaks.  Glad it’s over.

Strawberry Peak

Great hike, moderate to difficult because of the last mile climb! The closer you get to the peak, you’ll hit about 2 false peaks, but…

Strawberry Peak minus the strawberries

Hike was great! Hard scramble towards the end but manageable. Started around 6:20am and ended at 1:00pm. Not too many hikers early in the morning…

Strawberry’s it is!

I arrived at 7am, parking was easy. It’s a very easy trail to follow. The first couple of miles is easy. The 2 bd part…

Strawberry Death

The hike was very nice, the weather was perfect. There are two false peaks that can rob your confidence but just put your head down…

Strawberry Peak

Beautiful hike and views! Little patches of snow off trail in some places. We knew about the false peaks so were prepared for those! All…

Fresas during Spring!

The day was absolutely perfect for a hike! My friends and I saw a bit of snow against the rocks, but nothing on the paths.…

Strawberry Peak

Strawberry Peak was our 2nd hike of the challenge.  I’m glad I read the guides first and prepared myself mentally for those “false” peaks!  It…

Strawberry Peak

Hit the trail just at 6:30am to catch sun rise. It was a little windy and chilly in the beginning but we quickly warmed up.…

Breezy Day on Strawberry

First one of the year!  Good to stretch the muscles and get that heart pumping on the summit scramble!

Strawberry Peak Suckas!

I feel so accomplished! I was nervous for various reasons: weather was forecast in the low 30s, early 40s; it was my first peak to…

Strawberry Peak

no snow on the trail and nice weather made this one a quickie. beautiful 360 degree views from the top, really great hike

Strawberry Peak

cold and windy, just how I like it…plus no crowd when we started at sunrise…we hit Josephine Peak after for that extra bagging:)

Strawberry 🍓 Peak

Great hike! First part is smooth and the last mile is were you earn your beer 🍺. Get there early for parking!

Strawberry Peak

Great hike! Beautiful single track hike with stunning views. Steep towards the end but very doable. We hiked with two dogs who did great. Definitely…

Strawberry

Beautiful weather, great day for a hike. Basically all the snow had melted. No special gear needed, but poles were nice for some of the…

Strawberry Peak

Start early as parking lot fulls  up. You need a parking pass.

Peak 2, Strawberry Peak

Temperature for the hike was perfect. It was over casted which made it great as there is not much coverage. Only found snow in one…

Strawberry Peak

Arrived at the parking lot shortly before 8 am and was pleasantly surprised to find only a handful of cars. Even for a weekday this…

Strawberry

Great trail conditions. Little bit of snow but nothing crazy. It’s mostly all melted and a non issue.

St Pattys Day hike!

Met up with an old friend that I havent seen in ages for this one. The weather was perfect. Cool and sunny. Parts of the…

Snowy Strawberry

Went up the trail after a week of rain so a lot of the trail was covered in fresh snow. Crampons/microspikes were definitely recommended for…

Strawberry Peak

My wife and I started the hike around 7am. It was a cold morning around 35 degrees. Trail had some snow which made for an…

Got stabbed by a yucca plant!

This hike was BEAUTIFUL!  I wasn’t expecting 90% of the trail to be covered in snow, so I wore trail runners and highly regretted it…

Strawberry Peak

Pretty easy hike. About 50/50 snow coverage. In the morning we had not much trouble getting up but on the way down it really started…

Strawberry Peak

Love this hike!  Starts across the street from the Redbox picnic area.  Narrow trail that hugs the cliff for the first portion, then becomes sandy,…

Strawberry Peak

My hiking buddy and I were gonna take the Mountaineer’s route to the peak but as we were driving closer to the Colby trailhead, the…