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Hike 5: Robber's Retreat

Hike 5/52

3.6 Mile out and back with a loop thrown in there
Parking:  $3 week days / $5 weekends

Finally having a free morning my girlfriend and I hit the trail and set out to tackle… 589 more words

Orange County

The California Super-Bloom of '17

It’s winding to a close. Following a winter in which most of California received the greatest amount of precipitation in recorded history, the natural thing happened: Plants of every variety took advantage of the abundance of water, turned green and bloomed … in staggering profusion. 830 more words

Travel

Santiago Creek Trail

Looking at Santiago Creek Trail, having just crossed over the dam from Santiago Oaks. 2015

About as “hilly” as the trail gets. 2015

My rough estimate of the Santiago Trail, it’s long from beginning to end, but easy. 659 more words

Horse

Santiago Oaks Regional Park

Santiago Oaks Regional Park
2145 N. Windes Dr.
Orange, CA 92869
SantiagoOaks@OCParks.com

Parking Fees:
$3 Mon-Fri, $5 Sat-Sun, Holidays/Special Events Varies
Park Close at 6PM or Dusk… 1,082 more words

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Hot time for barefoot selfies on the trail

Yesterday afternoon my car thermometer read 99 degrees when I parked it at Irvine Regional Park and hit the trail at 5:30 pm.

That’s warm, even for Orange County in September, so the shady dirt road that wound below Holy Sepulchre Cemetery seemed like a good place to start. 514 more words

Barefoot Hiking/running

Time for some trash talk

On my regular trail runs in the hills outside of my hometown of Orange, CA, I usually carry a small pack. It contains only one electronic device as I am an advocate of “ 610 more words

Barefoot Hiking/running