A Glimpse of Heaven

Trip report | San Jacinto Backpack

(7/28/05) Upon reaching San Jacinto summit, the clouds dramatically parted, like a scene out of the Ten Commandments, for a fleeting, yet time-stopping ... Read Story


Trip report | Mt. Baldy Day-hike

(7/19/05) Many were a little apprehensive and nervous during the first grinding steep mile of the unrelenting ski hut trail. ... Read Story

Perfect Pace Is Born

Trip report | Mt. Baden-Powell Day Hike

(7/11/05) I'll have to admit I was a little choked up saying goodbye to such an awesome group of 8 people after an incredible day on Baden-Powell Mountain ... Read Story

A Perfect Pace to Cedar Springs

Trip report | Cedar Springs / Pyramid Peak Day-hike

(6/29/05) This trip had a little of everything... oak groves, streams, meadows, the PCT, ridgeline views, a peak bag, a spring and a cedar grove ... Read Story

Tramping in the Lagunas

Trip report | San Diego Trail Tramp's, Monument Peak Day Hike

(6/22/05) It was a whirlwind weekend with the Monument Peak hike hosted by San Diego Trail Tramps, company down from LA, a dinner party, 3 hikes in one ... Read Story

Roughing it with the Boys

Trip Report | Agua Tibia Backpack

(6/9/05) It was rough trekking the 12 miles up Agua Tibia Mountain with heavy packs, desert heat, biting flies, bushwhacking... and it was also worth it ... Read Story

Islands in the Clouds

Trip report | Agua Tibia Scout Trip

(5/31/05) Contrary to my expectations of typical Southern California desert plant life, I found a coniferous forest amidst an ocean of clouds ... Read Story

Crampons and Axes and Ropes... Oh My!

Trip report | Snow Skills Course

(5/25/05) With a snow pack still covering our local mountains and many peak climbs ahead, it was time to demystify hiking on snow in a snow skills course ... Read Story

Kiss The Rain

Inspiration | Snow related hiking conditions for Spring 2005

(5/18/05) It conjures images of hands reaching eagerly to the sky as tears of happiness mix with falling rain drops ... Read Story

Hanging out at with Great Outdoors

Trip report | Great Outdoors, LA's Joshua Tree Car Camp

(5/2/05) Hanging out with Great Outdoors, Los Angeles at Joshua Tree over the weekend was way too much fun. ... Read Story

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