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Mt. Baldy via the Ski-Hut Trail

Manker Flats Parking Area Mount Baldy Road and Falls Road, Mount Baldy

Advanced Intermediate Hikers. You should have Mt. Baldy Summit experience via the Backbone Trail beforehand. I will likely walk down from the Notch back to parking rather than take the […]

Corral Canyon – Puerco Canyon Loop – Malibu Seafood – BYOB

Malibu Seafood Fresh Fish Market and Patio Café 25653 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu

On this one we'll visit the old pig farm and have a post-hike lunch at Malibu Seafood Patio where they let you bring your own drink. Our hike will begin […]

Scorpion Bay / Cavern Point Loop – Santa Cruz Island

Island Packers Cruises 1691 Spinnaker Dr #105B, Ventura

*** TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT / RESERVATIONS ARE CLOSED *** Let's head to the islands, that is the Channel Islands, and hike Santa Cruz Island at Scorpion Bay and the […]

Rocky Peak before the heat (5 miles, 1100′ gain)

Rocky Peak Rocky Peak Road,, Simi Valley

• What we'll doNote: Please read this and pack the ten essentials for all day hikes, even quick short ones: https://www.rei.com/learn/expert-advice/ten-essentials.html. note: co-listed with CHAT (Conscious Hikers and Thinkers) http://meetu.ps/e/HdFfp/zxy2/d. […]

Hike with Beach Party and Fire

Point Mugu State Park/ Sycamore Cove Beach 9000 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu

Note: GPS in the past has taken people to the incorrect location. Please read the written directions to verify. A hike, then a potluck party on the beach with a […]

Vasquez Rocks, Caves And Fun Rocks–nothing too crazy…and Pizza

Vasquez Rocks Natural Area 10700 W. Escondido Canyon Road, Agua Dulce

We will hit some of the usual fun rock climbing spots. All are suitable for those with a moderate level of hiking experience, no ropes needed. HIGHLIGHTS: the Famous "Star […]

Westridge Hike in Brentwood ; Sat. 9/21/19 4:30 pm

Westridge Trailhead W Mandeville Fire Rd, Los Angeles

Come join us for a hike in the Santa Monica mountains with lots of beautiful views. Intermediate level, about 1200 ft elevation gain, about 5-6 miles. There is almost no […]

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.

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