Strawberry Peak

Great hike. Last mile to the top was hard.  Lots of snow along the trail but the trail was fine. Not a lot of people…

Strawberry Peak Hike

First hike of the 2020 Challenge. As someone looking to get their feet wet, this is an amazing first hike to begin for beginners. In…

‘Tis the season to be freezin’

This was a beautiful cold, clear, wind free day. There was no problem finding parking, it was relatively empty upon arrival around noon. We noticed…

Hike in the rain

Light rain with wind about 10mph and cold at the summit.

A hike on a rainy day

It was gloomy, weather forecast says it’ll rain at 10:50am, we started at 7:30 am, we reached the peak at 9:30, the sign was not…

Yucca

Clear and fun hike. Trails were clear and easy to follow. Beware just when you think you are done there are a few extra hills…

Strawberry Peak

Perfect day to hike with this being a full exposure hike. Overcast.

Sweet Strawberry

This is a very scenic hike… beautiful views from beginning to end.  It just gets better as you reach the summit.  Yes, the false peaks…

Strawberry celebration!

Series of peaks, your not there till you are there …. boldering, steep climbs, tame at first.  I enjoy this hike, lots of challenges that…

Strawberry Peak

Oh the last mile and the false summits. When you think you might be there, you’re not.

The Peak of Thorns!

It was a cold morning about 30 degrees, I did not prepare well enough as I usually do. Lucky for me, I hike with an…

Very Strawberry peak

Made it to Strawberry peak then way down by suggestion from fellow hikers we hit Lawler peak as well.  Awesome times!!!👍🏻

Frozen Strawberries

This was a great warm up hike for the peaks to come, but in no way was it warm.  Even though there was no snow…

Sweet as. Berry!

Strawberry Hike, nice easy trail until that last mile Up…Butt Burner!!..Foggy and slightly Windy! Temps in the 50s…Watch out for those Horrible stingy Yucca plants!!…

1st peak

Beautiful day for a hike…

Strawberry Peak

This is a fun peak that is challenging. I would recommend wearing long pants because of the pointy plants everywhere (I don’t know what they…

Strawberry Peak

Nice comfortable weather for our Saturday morning hike. Had my son and his fiancé together with my Trail Sisters tackle Strawberry Peak today. We ran…

Strawberry Peak

This was a great little hike, I really enjoyed the winding trail along the mountainside, maybe not a fave of those who are afraid of…

Strawberry Peak

Got to the Red Box picnic area by 630am, the car park was almost full due to a film crew! Cross the road and headed…

Cold and Blind

Was a tad chilly, a tad windy, and visibility was horrible.

Wet Strawberries

We almost backed out on this! It was super foggy up the 2FWY, like almost zero visibility this early morning. I was expecting rain and…

Strawberry Peak

Trail looks great, watch out for the spiky yucca plants. Pupper made it up and down with no problem!

Strawberry Peak

Beautiful views. Nice, easy to follow trail. Not a huge challenge but a good hike. Someone took the sign I guess. Not cool!!

Sunriseberry

Amazing hike to catch sunrise at the peak. ,the weather was more than perfect .we had the trail and the peak all to ourself we…

Strawberry Peak

Second peak, this was more difficult for me than Sitton (my first hike). The last bit or so was quite the scramble.

Leap Day on Strawberry Peak

Nice day up on Strawberry Peak trail. Busy in sections on trail with fellow hikers. Sign missing on summit. Good weather and hiked fast.

Leaping Up to Strawberry Peak!

We got to the Red Box parking lot by 7 am. The parking lot was not crowded, which was good because it normally fills up…

Strawberry Peak

We started about 745a and there were plenty of people already on the trail. The trail felt easier than last couple times I’ve completed it.…

Leap Day Peak Day!

A beautiful day – started early so it was mostly overcast to keep cool, but still clear enough for a gorgeous view! This was my…

Strawberry Peak

Very pleasant weather.  Be careful on Highway 2, some drivers on return trip driving crossing into opposing lane!

Monday Hike up to Strawberry

While everyone was having a case of the Mondays, I hiked up to Strawberry Peak. It was a clear, warm day, and the trail was…

Behold the almighty Strawberry

Behold the almighty Strawberry🍓 📸02/24/20 hike 1 of 2 Hike #19 of year 2020 #5 of 34 @sixpackofpeaks @sixpackofpeaksarizona @sixpackofpeaksnorcal #sixpackofpeaks #sixpackofpeakschallenge#optoutside #californiahiking #gohike #wildernessmovement…

The upside down strawberry hike

Short and enjoyable hike but the last section was challenging for me. Few false peaks before getting to the summit. Amazing weather today with a…

Strawberry Prak

It had just rained the day before so the air was clean, the ground was not muddy.  There was a lot of groups at the…

Sneaky sneak sneak ass kicker hike

In the first part of this hike we said out loud “ha this is easy!” I started feeling like hey maybe my mediocre training that…

This strawberry tasted so good

The weather was perfect, light breeze once in awhile, the sun was out. But the best was the cloud cover, love seeing the cloud sheet…

Berry Special Strawberry

Sunday Funday with some of my Hike Beyond the Hills crew. Strawberry Peak in San Gabriel Mtns always surprises everyone. Though a short hike at…

Berry

    It was a good hike, the weather was perfect many people, Was nice to meet more people than is in the challenge.

Strawberry 🍓 NOT!!

My Active & Adventurous group of 10 joined me on summitting our first peak for this challenge.  Lots of  happy hikers at the summit!  We…

Everything Strawberries

Hiked with CS_Hiking. 22 up and 22 down always so much fun. This hike is 4/6 for me, met so many great people. Looking forward…

No Strawberries on this Peak

This peak is pretty close to get to, and on this particular Tuesday morning, we go to the Red Box parking area and found only…

Strawberry Peak

First time summiting Strawberry Peak. Tried once last year, but ended up turning around before finishing, so I was happy to finish today. Perfect weather,…

Presidents’ Day Hike

Trial conditions were good, a few fallen yuca trees and lots of overgrown spiky plants. The weather today was perfect. Not to hot nor cold.…

Strawberry Sunday!

A beautiful day to hike! Strawberry Sunday! It was chilly at 7am but by the time we finished we had taken off so many layers!!…

Strawberry Peak

Perfect hike. No drama or challenges. Weather was perfect with 55* F at the top.

5th Peak 2020

Really loved this trail! Lots of rocks and boulders. Not a lot of shade. Narrow paths with lots of thorny brush. The views are fantastic!

Sweet🍓Strawberry Sunday

#10/18 ✅ Tough climb but short and sweet Strawberry Sunday to opt outside with friends. Beautiful and perfect hiking weather and the views never disappoint!…

Strawberry Sunday

Had  a beautiful Sunday hike with perfect weather, lots of sun and mild temps! The only downfall was the amount of people on the trail…

Well That Escalated Quickly

I would describe the first 2 1/2 miles of this trail as moderate or even easy (It is a bit narrow and scary to pass…

Quad Killer

First few min of the hike, we wanted to make sure all our gear and clothes (long sleeve or short sleeve) were in the right…

Strawberry Peak

Amazing views the whole way out. Arrived just after sunrise and had a lot of shade heading up. Hit the first leak excited, but it…

Post Valentine Hike

The hike was pretty easy till towards the end but it still wasn’t bad, the weather was amazing!  I’m glad I did this hike now…

Strawberry Short Cake

First time to the top of Strawberry Peak.  It’s fun and definitely challenging on that last climb to the top, but this is certainly one…

Should have been strawberries

Peak #2. 5 hours out and back from Strawberry Peak. 6164 ft above sea level, and 1788 ft elevation gain. This is on my list…

Elevation Gain means nothing.

Don’t let the name fool you, Strawberry Peak isn’t as sweet as it sounds. The elevation gain doesn’t mean much either, especially when it’s a…

popped my cherry on strawberry ;)

heya! sorry/notsorry for the PG-13 title, but this is not only my first time doing the six packs challenge, it was also the first peak…

Strawberries

Awesome hike, weather was great but you need a hat, 95% is in the sun.

Windy Strawberry

I’m always made humble by Strawberry Peak. Today the winds were severe, I sustained several minor injuries, and slogged to the top. I did the…

Strawberry 🍓 Peak

We were greeted with hail 15 minutes into the trail 🙃 and we were freezing our buns off but it was a good time.

Strawberry Whine

First things first, let me say the first two and a half miles of this trail are a breeze.  Then the fun starts, where you…

Strawberry Peak

Our group of four began our hike at the Redbox trailhead at around 08:30. The hiking trail was in good condition, relatively free of insects.…

Sweet Strawberry Peak

Loved this hike! Three hours of actual hiking time round trip ( stopped my Garmin during rest and picture taking breaks) First two miles was…

Strawberry killer

Started at 7:30 am, not too busy. Nice brisk morning. Had shade for most of the hike up. There are areas where you brush up…

Strawberry peak with my dog!

The first 2 miles is a really easy walk. The last 2 miles where all the incline occurs. No  shade coverage, but the views from…

Strawberry Peak Where?

Really light trail, but the false peaks at the end might get the best of you. This trail is across the road, so we had…

Peak #2!

Beautiful day today,  low 50s to start and warmed up to high 60s. As reccomend by others,  good idea to wear long pants, shirt. Overgrown…

Strawberry Peak

Hiked with friend Maria.  Day was sunny, warm and beautiful.  We went early before the crowds.  It was crowded at the peak.

Strawberry Whine

First things first, let me say the first two and a half miles of this trail are a breeze.  Then the fun starts, where you…

Strawberry Pop Tart Peak

I started out with my husband, Jef . on his way to his first peak, and my doggo, Frankee.  Both Jeff and Frankee stopped about…

Strawberry Peak

It was a beautiful day for a hike! Temp in the 60s and sunny at the start of the hike and it just got warmer…

Super bowl hike

Pregamed for super bowl sunday summiting Strawberry peak wit my pup n my girl we had a blast scrambling our way up the trail… it…

Strawberry Peak

Second tome doing this in the 5 months.  This time I did it with a group of first timers to the trail and some first…

HikerSparkie

Beautiful day of hiking!  SoCal weather.  Perfect!

Strawberry Peak

Sunrise hike to the peak. It was going to be a hot day, we started early in the morning to avoid the crowds and heat.…

Strawberry Peak sunrise hike

We began the hike at 6 am and it very quickly began to get warm. There’s a bit of a scramble near the top, and…

Strawberry Peak for KOBE24

I hiked with my wife Tina & daughter Eliza who are both registered for 6POP challenge too. It started as very easy and gradual incline…

Thorny Strawberry Peak

I hiked with my mom & dad, who are also participating in the challenge. The trail was as described: easy to moderate, first two-thirds, then…

Strawberry Peak Forever

Adding this peak to my list of favorites. Beautiful and scenic views, fun ridge line trails, a little Devils Backbone, some rock climbing up to…

Strawberry 🍓

Beautiful views climbing the Strawberry with a few fallen trees on the trail. Some cold wind but overall nice weather for a January hike. My…

Strawberry Peak

Beautiful hike. It’s so far my favorite. Started very early at 7am and had the trail all to myself. Enjoyed the SILENCE in the mountains.…

Strawberry Peak #4

It was a nice view all around. Great weather!  You will hike back down the way you came up.  Use poles to go down. Definitely…

Strawberry Peak

When in doubt, hike Strawberry! The hike is especially good if you are looking for a shorter hike with big views. The trail is easy…

strawberry peak

steep near the end, similar to Sitton peak kind of.  Great day.

A good start

Great hike to start the challenge this year. Did it with two friends on MLK day and had a great time since the snow had…

Scrambling to Strawberry

Fun hike to Strawberry Peak with a group of Lazy Ass Hikers. The weather was perfect and the trail not too crowded. There are a…

My First Peak

The Weather was great.  Little chill in the morning… got warm later on.  Some trails were icy and Muddy

Sweet strawberry peak hike

Another great hike, hiked with a 30 person group the trail conditions were clean and clear except for some small sections had some mud and…

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…

Strawberry on top

First one of the season. It was nice and quiet on a Monday morning. It will get easier. Or so I hope, because I have…

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…

Strawberry Peak

Great weather for a hike! First 3 miles gradual incline. Last mile had patches of snow/ice. If careful, no spikes needed. Overall great hike!

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.  …