Category: 7 – 9 Miles

Tahquitz Peak Lookout

Idyllwild-Pine Cove is 110 miles southeast of Los Angeles.Β  Tahquitz Peak has been on my list over a year. I was determined to climb this peak this winter while it’s still cool. Some parts of the trail are narrow near the peak and the trail can beΒ closed for weeks during winter due to an icy/windy

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Birthday Hike

My baby turned 6 exactly a week go! I took a day off from work so we can celebrate it with our friends in the mountains.Β We hiked to one of our favorite peaks in the Angeles National Forest. Josephine Peak. We tried a new route from the Colby Canyon trailhead and loved it! This is

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Grays Peak in Big Bear Lake

Fawnskin is 95 miles east of Los Angeles. The trailhead is located in Fawnskin (north of Big Bear Lake) across from Grout Bay Picnic Area. It was easy to find and there was plenty of parking when we arrived.Β I was nicely surprised by a flush toilet! Those things are hard to come by when your

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