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Meeting location: Gateway Center on Hwy. 39 in Azusa. North of town where the road narrows to 2 lanes. Look for the large turnout on the right side. Please join the San Gabriel Mountain Trail Builders as we work on trails in the Crystal Lake area. Our main focus of this trip is to clear […]Find out more »
At over 100 years old, the Franklin Trail is one of the oldest trails in Carpinteria. It closed back in the 1970s because ranchers worried people could carry avocado root rot to their crops. Through much work among government agencies, the Santa Barbara Land Trust and volunteers, most of the trail has recently re-opened Our […]Find out more »
Let's go on one of the best moderate hikes of LA: Sandstone Peak. At 3,111 feet, Sandstone Peak is the tallest point in the Santa Monica Mountains. The trail is a 6.25-mile loop with 1,075 feet elevation gain, so it's a moderate hike. Although not very high, the views from Sandstone Peak are among the […]Find out more »
6 miles, medium level of difficultyElevation drop is 500 feet. WE WILL GO FURTHER DOWN THE CREEK THAN ON MY AUGUST 4TH HIKE TO SWITZERS we will do a lot of walking in water to stay cool. Bring hiking poles and shoes you can get wet. OTHER DETAILS:Bring one bottle of water per hour, so […]Find out more »
Trail statistics are approximate. For safety purposes always assume they are underestimated. But don’t be disappointed if they are overestimated. Bring more water and snacks than you think you’ll need.
Trail descriptions are based on previous hikes. Current conditions are unknown until arrival. Expect the unexpected and plan accordingly.
The Organizers and members in this group are not professional leaders, guides, or mountaineers. The function of the member or organizer is only to organize the trip. Each person who shows up for a trip/meetup (and their guest or guests) is responsible for his or her own safety. By attending a hike, or any other event organized by this group, you are acknowledging that you and any guests that you bring are aware of the risks, dangers and hazards associated with the activity and freely accept and fully assume all such risks, dangers and hazards, and further agree to release and discharge the Organizers, Members of the Hiking With Dean Meetup Group from and against any and all liability arising from your participation in the group activities per the ASSUMPTION OF RISK AND LIABILITY WAIVER.
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