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Sturtevant Falls, California

Today’s post comes from the archives as well.  Sturtevant falls have been on my mind with this ever increasing drought in California. I’d like to manage a hike there this year if my back and time cooperates.   87 more words

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Obama Weighs National Monument Status for San Gabriel Mountains; Plan Would Address Crowding, Pollution

President Obama is considering a plan to designate the San Gabriel Mountains a national monument, an action intended to address crowding and pollution, and enhance recreational opportunities for a range that lies within an hour’s drive for 10 million people. 156 more words

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490 calories burned, 249 to go

I got back to LA yesterday and back on the trails today – the Valley Forge Trail in the Angeles National Forest.  It was a scenic hike with some great views, although I may have paid the price in the form of poodle dog bush, a plant that causes skin irritant similar to that of poison oak. 80 more words

Sturtevant Falls, California

I usually remember the waterfall, but my memory of Sturtevant Falls is somewhat fuzzy. I do remember the before and after of getting to and from the falls, and that might just have something to do with the blurriness. 442 more words


190-Acre Shoemaker Fire Above Glendora Nearly Contained

GLENDORA (CBSLA.com) — A 190-acre fire in the Angeles National Forest above Glendora is expected to be completely extinguished Tuesday, a U.S. Forest Service spokesman said. 174 more words


Tecolote Fire 40 Percent Contained

AZUSA (CBSLA.com) — A fire burning in the Angeles National Forest Monday was 40 percent contained, officials said.

The Tecolote Fire was sparked around 2:30 p.m. 66 more words


Brush Fire Burning Above Azusa, Glendora Is 5% Contained; Hundreds of Campers Evacuated

Some 200 firefighters from multiple agencies were battling a fast-moving brush fire that has scorched hundreds of acres near Highway 39 in the Angeles National Forest on Sunday, authorities said. 570 more words

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