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Rose Valley Falls

Where: Los Padres National Forest Mileage: 1.0 miles Difficulty: Easy Recommended: Lots of water Trailhead: Off highway 33, take the Rose Valley turnoff. Continue past the campground and you will see the sign. This is one of the easiest hikes we’ve done. Actually shouldn’t… Continue Reading “Rose Valley Falls”


Paradise Falls

Where: Wildwood Regional Park Mileage: 4.75 miles Difficulty: Easy Recommended: Lots of water, good shoes, swim suit, sunscreen We didn’t actually start this hike from the trailhead, but about a mile and half off from a house. After less than a half hour we… Continue Reading “Paradise Falls”

Switzer Falls

Where: Angeles National Forest Mileage: 4.5 miles Difficulty: Easy Recommended: Food for picnic, map of area The trailhead begins at Switzer Picnic Area. We started there by having lunch and then heading on the trail thinking it would be too windy for what we… Continue Reading “Switzer Falls”

Big Santa Anita Loop

Where: Angeles National Forest Mileage: 11.0 miles Difficulty: Medium Recommended: Lots of Water, $5 in cash We got a Sunday start time of 11:00 am. We preferably would have come earlier since the parking was so terrible and we parked at least 3/4 of… Continue Reading “Big Santa Anita Loop”

Black Star Canyon Waterfall

Where: Black Star Canyon Mileage: 6.6 miles Difficulty: Medium Recommended: Hiking shoes, gloves It’s Sunday and we were in Anaheim, CA. We wanted to go on a hike, but had no idea where to go and after some looking around I found this hike.… Continue Reading “Black Star Canyon Waterfall”

Jennie Lakes Wilderness Area

Where: Jennie Lakes Wilderness Area Mileage: 18.0 miles Difficulty: Hard Recommended: Hiking shoes, fishing pole Another labor day came around and yet again we continued our adventures in the Sequoia National Park area by achieving another 3 day hike, 18.0 mi. The area we… Continue Reading “Jennie Lakes Wilderness Area”

Malibu Creek State Park

Where: Malibu Creek State Park Mileage: 10.0 miles Difficulty: Easy Recommended: Swimsuit, camera Once again we needed to get out of the hussle and bussle of the city and decided to make it a closer one day trip.  Since it was summer we decided… Continue Reading “Malibu Creek State Park”

Sullivan Canyon

Where: Sullivan Canyon Mileage: 7.5 miles Difficulty: Medium Recommended: Hiking shoes, lots of water This time my sister got to pick where we were going and she decided to go into a place that looked like just the backyard of a neighborhood. It could… Continue Reading “Sullivan Canyon”

Hume Lake Loop

Where: Hume Lake Mileage: 2.7 miles Difficulty: Easy Recommended: Tennies/Hiking shoes, sunscreen, suit We’ve been to Hume Lake a million times to swim, jump off rocks, play volleyball on the sand, eat a nice burger, but never did we hike around the lake. Finally… Continue Reading “Hume Lake Loop”

Lagern, Switzerland

Lagern – Ridge from Baden to Dielsdorf I didn’t know what to expect from this hike, but was extremely pleased and in awe at how beautiful it was. The walk was spent mostly on a ridge, with lots of forest around us. Take caution… Continue Reading “Lagern, Switzerland”