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Bushwhacking up Lawson Peak and Gaskill Peak

Bushwhacking up Lawson Peak and Gaskill Peak

Its amazing how much the landscape can change over the years, especially when there is a lot of human interaction with it. I would swear I had been up this hike 20 years ago and the climb up the back fissure was not as bad, but time and erosion have a way of changing...

Palm Springs Tram Annual Maintenance 2017

Palm Springs Tram Annual Maintenance 2017

I love the idea of escaping the heat and heading up to San Jacinto for some hikes in the summer time. If your hiking plans include going up the Palm Spring Tram for this adventure I'm afraid you will have to wait until October as the Palm Springs Tram is closed for...

New Adventures

New Adventures

I Hike San Diego was recently added to a list of Top Outdoor Blogs you can read for inspiration in 2017 I'm always looking for inspiration for my next adventure. I use hiking books, websites, blogs, word of mouth,  and forums to research and look for another adventure...

Mt Langley, another California “14 er “.

Mt Langley, another California “14 er “.

Another good hiking season is upon us in California. While it may be to hot down in the dessert, the high sierras are a great place to get up into the cooler air with green meadows and melting snow fields. There is plenty of water up there right now and you could not...

A cold beer after a long hike

A cold beer after a long hike

If you are a beer lover, nothing feels as good as a cold beer after a long hike. I have not tried taking growlers on backpacking trips, that just seems like a lot of extra weight, but my buddies and I have taken large cans of beer. You can always put them in a stream...

Night Hiking: A great way to beat the heat.

Night Hiking: A great way to beat the heat.

Night Hiking. I've posted about this subject before, so forgive me if this sounds repetitive, but I have found night hiking to be so refreshing. Now this does not mean that I am going to go exploring every new trail in the middle of the night, I would be losing half...