The view went from intensely colorful to perfectly colorless on this “May Gray” visit to 1,821′
Pine Mountain Road opens early and my brother and I take advantage with a hike up Reyes Peak
Our attempted trip up the historic Ridge Route was thwarted by the closure of I-5. This lead to another historic trip up El Camino Viejo
Cassie, Mark and I have a picnic on Mount Pinos
My brother and I have another nice activation, this time in the San Bernardino National Forest
A surprise spring snow shower greets us on Keller Peak
My big brother comes to visit from Alaska and we activate a pair of peaks.
I return to a local peak for a spring sunrise
A new section of the Santa Monica Mountains is a riot of wildflowers on this spring day
A glorious spring snow hike through an ancient forest of pre-Columbian Juniper trees.