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Mt. Wilson Loop via Chantry Flat 09.05.15

Today I finished hike number 47/52 for the 52 Hike Challenge in 2015. My ankle injury that occurred on the John Muir Trail is finally starting to feel a little closer to 100%. 577 more words


#33 Mount Wilson & #34 Wilson Peak: August 28th, 2015

Mount Wilson & Wilson Peak

  • Mount Wilson Height: 14,246 ft.
  • Wilson Peak Height: 14,017 ft.
  • Range: San Juan Range
  • Mount Wilson Route: North Slopes
  • Wilson Peak Route: Southwest Ridge…
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Stuff That Weighs More Than Me: Wilson Observatory 100-Inch Hooker Telescope

On a recent, beautiful, sunny, California day my husband and I snaked our way 5,710 feet up the steep and winding roads to Mt. Wilson Observatory.  346 more words

The changing seasons

Maybe it’s the mid-mountains air, but to me everything seems more vibrant… 11 more words

The Trail to Peak SoCal "Category 5" Hiking Series

Every now and again I’ll have people ask me about my favorite hikes in Southern California. I’ve lived here for 24 out of the 30 years I’ve spent on this earth, and have been exploring the various hiking trails in the area for the last 5 years. 1,020 more words