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Donner Pass and Andesite Peak

While the hike up to Castle Peak is famous among hikers, I preferred the less-visited Andesite Peak to its south-west. A good summer time hike out of the worst of the heat, this was still a three mile trek at … Continue reading

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Hidden Los Padres National Forest Pt. 3

Shout out to Jack and Jessica for hosting me up in Seattle, I’ll have a special post up soon from that trip. To finish off the trip to the north-eastern section of Los Padres National Forest, here are more wildflowers … Continue reading

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Hidden los Padres National Forest – Pt. 1

In the few weeks of spring time, when the creeks recede but the heat of summer has yet to kiss and kill the grasses, you can visit a magical place in central California. The memorial park area (also called The … Continue reading

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Big Bald Rock in Butte County

I went up to this national forest landmark in southern Butte county in the late fall. There isn’t a lot of hiking involved on this one, the drive is paved and the area is just south of Lake Oroville. You … Continue reading

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