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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…

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…

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 Peak

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

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…

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…

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…

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…

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 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

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

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…

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.…

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…

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…

Strawberry Peak

Great hike! Glad we got an early start on the trail by 6am. It was a Saturday so got crowded later. A VERY large group…

Strawberry Peak #sixpackofpeaks

The Strawberry Peak hike was one of my favorite hikes I have ever completed. The trail is about 7.5 miles and composes of easy to…

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

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…

Strawberry Peak

The trail is well maintained at the middle- end there a bit of scramble, the weather was perfect nice overcast morning leading to a sunny…

HOLLY STRAWBERRIES

I moved out to California in 2017 and it took me 4 years to get out and hike! I had hiked before but always the…

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

The trail is well maintained at the middle- end there a bit of scramble, the weather was perfect nice overcast morning leading to a sunny…

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…

Strawberry Peak Forever

Gorgeous hike! Some very large groups of people, especially at the summit. Didn’t get a photo with the sign since there was a line! A…

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.…

Strawberry Peak

I really enjoyed this hike because I found it challenging but not with as crazy scrambles as Sitton Peak. It was the perfect hike for…

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

It was a beautiful day, there were still a few patches of snow but otherwise the trail was clear. We felt awesome to be up…

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…

Strawberry 🍓 Peak

Very windy on day of hike. Nice hike but sooo many false peaks. Lots of rock climbing last mile or so but manageable.