Beautiful

This was my first hike out with the guys and what a terrific time. I paced myself while I was behind them and they let…

Strawberry Peak

This hike actually wasn’t bad at all, it was long and the last mile was rough like most peaks. But once we finished i still…

The Morning Cleanse

Nothing special except clears sky’s and a ocean of clouds over the city.

Strawberry Peak

The alarm went off way too early, but we wanted to be at the trailhead around sunrise to once again beat the heat and the…

Group hike

Very good hike , really enjoyed the views

Strawberry

We got to the Redbox Canyon picnic area around 7am. At first we took the wrong trail which was the west fork trail. But once…

Strawberry peak

Strawberry peak was lovely! First few miles were really flat, chill and easy. Sadly, we chose the hottest day to do this hike!!! We started…

All purpose / pandemic panacea

All purpose / pandemic panacea = work up a sweat traversing  the side of a mountain and strengthen the lungs rock climbing to a summit…

Strawberry HEAT

Strawberry peak was a beautiful hike! We chose to do this peak (because it is one of the shorter hikes) during the heat wave. We…

Strawberry Peak -1rst one

First peak on six pack of peaks (signed up the previous day).    Started much later than planned, so it got very hot.    Bees…

Strawberry Fields forever

     3rd peak for my friends and I. We started at around 6:15 AM. Plenty of parking in parking lot at that time, at…

STRAWBERRIES

This was a beautiful hike , unlike any others I’ve done in this challenge. It’s a relatively narrow trail on most of the hike. The…

Strawberry Peak: Oh-so-sweet

Bagged this peak on a Friday. I highly recommend a weekday as the trail is rather narrow. I can imagine it being a popular weekend…

Strawberry Peak

This was the 2nd of 6 peaks I hiked. After hiking Mount Baldy, this felt much easier and doable. I was much better prepared physically.…

🍓 10/18

No shade whatsoever so make sure you apply a good amount of sunscreen. Trekked the whole way up and jogged the way back … Only…

Scrambling Strawberry 🍓 peak

Strawberry 🍓 peak hike is super easy to start and difficult to end and reach the peak, Needs good scrambling skills ,False peaks gave us…

Strawberry peak

Was a good hike !!! Good 7 miles !! Good Trail conditions the weather was ok just a lil hot not to bad !! I…

Strawberry Peak

Decided to head up to this after work on a week day. Almost no one else had the same idea, maybe because it was near…

RattleSnake Strawberry Peak

It was a nice hike overall, a bit buggy but that comes with the territory since it was the end of July. Bring plenty of…

Strawberry Peak

We started about 630, thankfully that early the first half of the hike is somewhat shaded by the mountain. The final mile and a half…

Strawberry Peak

Beautiful hike but warms up quick.  Was in mid 80’s before noon.  Easy to follow trail with beautiful views all around but almost no shade…

Strawberry Success!

Started early to beat the heat. Trail was short and pretty easy – the end gets a bit steep but not bad. Much more manageable…

Strawberry Hill

I got an early morning start at 0645. The first part to Lawler Saddle was quite nice and easy. Once I started heading up the…

Strawberry Peak

Started early in the morning, temp in high 60’s and only one other person on the trail. Lots of bushes that rub up on your…

Doubled up day hike 2

Had a great first 3 miles of the hike, and then you get into the rocky section, it straight out sucked. I already did baden…

Strawberry Peak

Perfect weather! Challenge climbing the last couple of miles.

Strawberry Peak

Great short hike / trail run. Started at 6 a.m., parking lot was nearly empty. Cool temperatures until the last sun exposed mile. Views were…

Strawberry Peak – Finally!

I logged my first peak of the year back in January with Mt. Wilson.  It’s been quite a delay for my second peak of the…

Matt Snacks on Strawberries

Hiked this as an alternative since Mt Wilson was closed. Got to the trailhead around 645am and there were only a few cars despite a…

Beautiful Strawberry Peak!

Get there early!  Parking was full at 8am in two morning.  First 2.5 miles is pretty nice and easy but the last 1.5 miles is…

Weekday hike

Weekday hikes mean no crowds or traffic. Perfect weather made for a great hike to Strawberry Peak.

Strawberry peak

There were a few branches at the beginning that fell over but nothing too bad. I fell down at the top but I’m ok. No…

Lost bearded dragon:Luke

Great day to do this hike! It was overcast and fresh. I didn’t have to deal with the sun at all. Took me about 2.5…

Beware of the Yucca

The weather was perfect started out high 50s and reached a high of 71. Enjoyed having the fog rolled in and out during the hike…

Yucca-ta-be kidding me

Imagine,  after hiking Baden-Powell and Baldy the previous two Monday’s, what a ‘relaxing’ hike Strawberry Peak must’ve been.  The morning started out chilly and fog…

Strawberry Peak!

Hiked on Sunday, June 28 beginning at 12:45 pm. Road up to parking lot was covered in such heavy fog that we almost turned around.…

Strawberry Peak

It was my 1st peak hike. I was not in shape for it, but was blessed to have a patient hiker with me that let…

Strawberry Peak

An easy hike until the last 3/4 of a mile. Trail went straight up the the peak. Great views from the top. It was a…

Scramblez

Trail was good. Getting close to the peek was a bit tricky. Climbing some rocks but nothing so bad. I do have bad knees so…

Strawberrying the peak

Hiked Strawberry peak on Sat! We thought it was going to be a cloudy day because from the valley everything was cloudy, but to our…

Strawberry Peak and Rattlesnakes

This was my first completed Six Pack of Peaks summit. It was a struggle for me after the afternoon sun came out with minimal shade…

Strawberry Peak

Challenging hike with wifey ♡♡♡ A lot of climbing!!!!! Many many peaks!!!! Deceiving….but definitely enjoyed it ♡♡♡ Another Hershey’s Hiking Adventures…. his 3rd peak and…

Strawberries!!

The weather was beautiful and so were the views. We felt great getting to the peak. We did not encounter too many people hiking up…

Strawberry Peak has no strawberries

First time at Strawberry Peak. It was easy following the trail. I read the reviews and expected those false peaks. The view at the peak…

Apocalyptic Trip to Strawberry Peak

Yikes.  This is a nice hike, but on a hot day with thousands of red ants, swarming bees, winged red ants in skeletal trees, poodle…

The ultimate kharma

The first 2.5 miles was very easy but when you get to that last mile stretch it is SO HARD. It was so bad that…

Strawberry Peak 2020

Got an early start and escaped a pretty hot day down in LA.  Besides a fallen tree early in on the path and the usual…

Sunny day on Strawberry Peak

My first Summit since Covid world started. I needed a warm up for Gongonio and this roller coaster style trail was perfect. Not too much,…

Cloud Hike

Hiked through the clouds to a sunny peak. Trail is narrow and good. Watch out for mountain bikers, trail is too narrow to share so…

Cloud Hike

Hiked through the clouds to a sunny peak. Trail is narrow and good. Watch out for mountain bikers, trail is too narrow to share so…

Adam and the Strawberry Peak

This morning I hiked my first officially recognized summit in Strawberry Peak! Standing at 6,167 feet, Strawberry Peak is the tallest point in the front…

Strawberry peak with Hiking for Heros

***marked as trail in good condition, but it should be noted that some scrambling is required to get to the summit. today was a beautiful…

Strawberry Peak

Beautiful day. Started late so that parking would not be so bad since Red Box parking is still not open. Solo hike.

Strawberry Peak!

Beautiful day on Strawberry Peak. Great single track trail – lot of great views. Go early to avoid the sun, bugs, and crowds. The last…

Strawberry Peak

It was a hot day and luckily we had most of it done in the early morning!  Bugs were intermittent but not enough to pull…

Open Trail, Closed Parking Lot

To cap off my Memorial Day Weekend 2020 I decided that Strawberry Peak would be just the right challenge after having overexerted myself a bit…

Strawberry Peak! 🍓

I went with four other buddies and none of us had ever done this hike. We originally wanted to do the Mount Lowe hike but…

So far the most fun one!

Going from Colby Canyon to Redbox is the way to do this IMO.  You get the best of everything, you just need two cars.  The…

STRAWBERRY PEAK IN BLOOM!

OUSTANDING hike this afternoon with my son to Strawberry Peak!  Weather was sublime; we encountered all of the local wild flowers in bloom, passed several…

Strawberry

Parking lot was closed, but there was plenty of places to park along the side of the road. It was a beautiful day, just perfect…

A morning peak at Strawberry Peak

My local hiking prophet and hiking partner, Chris Sullivan (the one on the left in the photo), once again led a thoroughly enjoyable sojourn!

Strawberry Peak was a treat

First time on this trail. Loved it. We went on a weekday and not too many people on the trail. We had the summit to…

Strawberry from Red Box

Started close to Red Box as Red Box parking was still closed (for 2 more days).  A Thursday hike with minimal people on the trail…

Didn’t find any strawberries

This was a very fun trail to do- did it as my first peak and did it solo! 2 snakes encountered on the way and…

Struahberry Peak

Finally the trails were opening up! Did I bring fresh strawberries to eat at the peak?  Heck no! Instead, I had a Wild Strawberry Crystal…

First one down!

Beautiful hike with two dear friends.  The weather was nice and warm.

Smiling on Strawberry Peak

Great to be on the trail today. Only saw a few other people, everyone maintaining social distancing with buffs and space. Started at 8 am……

Strawberry

Spring hike. Beautiful day. Easy hike until the end.

Strawberry

overall great hike…direct sun almost the entire time. Only a couple hikers ahead of me and on return there were a ton more headed up.…

Strawberry Peak

My first time taking this route and first time taking class three scrambles.  A fun challenge!!!

Strawberry Peak moderate hike

Great hike for beginners to moderate hikers. It was a great day on the mountain. The trail was well maintained but the last leg of…

No strawberries on Strawberry Peak

We weren’t expecting very many people, there was a boatload of them. There was substantial cloud cover but the temperature was really good. We didn’t…

Strawberry Peak

foggy but pretty! Good hike to do in the spring not too hot.

Splendid Strawberry

Weather was great, a little misty and overcast.  Freeze dried strawberries to celebrate at the top.

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

First time at Strawberry Peak and it was lovely. This was the kickoff to the six pack of peaks for 2020. There was no summit…

Strawberry Peak 2020

Strawberry Peak trail offers an overall great scenery for the short hiking distance.  Encountered snow on the trail as you 3/4 of the way up.…

Strawberry Peak

This is my second time to this peak. It is fun and fairly easy until the last push to the summit. There are a lot…

‘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…

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…

Hike in the rain

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

Strawberry Peak

Always fun at strawberry peak. The signs are not there anymore but the register is still there so make sure to sign it. We hiked…

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…

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.

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 Peak

Cold and foggy on this day giving the hike a magical feeling.

Strawberry Peak

was a chilly hike with women’s hiking group, great sunrise ; sign was missing

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!!…