Peak Bagging Season Has Begun

With the snow almost gone, I took the opportunity to go up San Gorgonio in a group and bag some peaks. We camped at Dry Lake View at 10,000' and enjoyed some great views.


Summit camping with a 25L pack

Trying to push the limits of my various setups, I stuffed 11lbs of gear and 11lbs of food & water into a 25L pack for an overnight trip on Mt. Baldy via Ice House Canyon trail. This is the same gear that I've used year-round in different conditions. Total distance was 30 miles with over … Continue reading Summit camping with a 25L pack

Reaching New Peaks: San Bernardino

With a moments' notice, I learned what I could about trail conditions and headed out to tackle San Bernardino Peak. The journey there involved a good amount of snow travel and off-trail navigation. I even bagged East San Bernardino Peak as well. What a scenic trail this was!