Tag: Hiking

Robbers Roost in Orange

Adventure Dog

This hike is located in Santiago Oaks Regional Park in Orange, CA. These trails are enjoyed by hikers, mountain bikes, and trail runners year-round. There is a small entrance fee to the park per vehicle. To begin the hike, you can take any trail from the parking lot. They all take you to Historic Dam

Continue reading

Castle Peak in West Hills

Castle Peak Loop

This hike is located in Upper Las Virgenes Canyon Open Space Preserve in West Hills, CA. Although the trails are open year-round, the best time to hike it is spring when the rolling hills are green and wildflowers are blooming. Here is another hike from February a few years ago. You can see what it

Continue reading

Secret Passage to Coba Arch

Adventure Dog

This was our first hike of the year on Xena’s birthday. Another name for this hike is Secret Passage to Simi Peak. I had to take a photo of her morning face to share. She’s never been a morning dog. When I used to be motivated for super early hikes, I had to carry her

Continue reading

New! Guided Hikes

Hey guys! Today I am happy to announce starting March (next Monday!), we are now offering guided hikes in SoCal! First, it was coaching, and now this. I am happy to be expanding and serve our community so more people can enjoy the great outdoors. So, who is this for? Our guided hikes are perfect

Continue reading

Whatever Wednesday: Is This You?

Have you been secretly hating group hikes but afraid to go solo? Yes, I am talking to you, fellow introvert. You used to rely on your husband/boyfriend to make plans using online tools and tricks, find trails, control GPS, and tell you what to pack, and now that you are single, you are no longer

Continue reading

Review: Take A Hike! A Donkey-Donk Story

I get review requests for books and products regularly, but only a handful of emails catch my attention. This book is one of them! I am so excited to share it with you guys. Take A Hike! is a children’s book, and a miniature donkey named Donkey-Donk is the main character. This book is the

Continue reading

Trail Canyon Falls

Adventure Dog

When the brutal summer heat was finally coming to an end, the wildfires took over the mountains in Southern California last year. The Bobcat Fire burned for months in the Angeles National Forest. It started on September 6, 2020, and was finally contained by December 18. To say I was disappointed and felt sad would

Continue reading