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Hiking Bastard Ridge To Jones Peak, Hastings Peak, And Mt. Wilson

Bastard Ridge is a hike that truly lives up to it’s name. Starting out in Sierra Madre, this hike starts on the Old Mt. Wilson Trail. 1,351 more words

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Mt. Wilson, CA (5710'/4200' elev gain/14 mi)

What an absolutely wonderful hike from beginning to end!  The only negative part was having to wake up at 4:30 to be able to park at Chantry Flats before all lots filled.   750 more words

Backpacking

From Rivers to Icey Tops: Mt. Wilson

​​The Chantry Flats trail to the summit of Mt. Wilson is considered a strenuous, 14 mile loop, that climbs a little over 4,000 vertical feet. It was a long day, Christopher’s longest hike to date and he still had a smile on his face. 1,023 more words

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At Our Leisure: Winter Scene at the Mt. Wilson Hotel, ca. 1910s

by Paul R. Spitzzeri

This winter, we’ve experienced a phenomenon not seen around here for several years: a goodly amount of rainfall in greater Los Angeles, with some 6 inches of precipitation in the basin to date. 543 more words

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A Mountain Mini-Break

There’s nothing like skipping off work a little early on a Friday afternoon, chucking some supplies in the car, and heading off on a weekend adventure. 78 more words

Travel & Outdoors

Summit Your Mountain!

Peak Bagging is an attempt to reach summits or the tops of mountains. We talked to Kiara, who has peak bagged many challenging trails such as Mt Whitney, the highest peak in the contiguous US. 477 more words

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