A tedious tiring scratchy slog up to the highest point within LA city limits — a peak much better approached from the south.
A short, fun, varied little trek from Red Box.
A dramatic route up to the highest peak in the San Gabriels.
A short and sweet hike through the Middle High Country, mostly easy with a fierce final climb to the splendid views from the summit.
A desert ramble on the southern edge of the Anza Borrego Desert State Park, culminating in fantastical sandstone wind caves.
Fire road and firebreaks for a Baldy Bowl peak.
Up the East Fork of the San Gabriel River to a gold rush folly.