One Last Adventure to Adventure 16

It’s Small Business Saturday.  The weather is cold by Southern California standards.  There are many other ways to spend the last day of November, yet here I am, braving the holiday weekend drivers, many of them staring at their phones instead of paying attention to the road, all to go to a store. But it’s …

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No Hike is Too Short – Back on the Trail Again

The sun felt warm on my face.  The air was cool and there was just enough of a breeze that I opted for a wind shirt.  I walked away from the car and soon put feet to dirt. It was a comfortable feeling heading out on this path, a place I had visited over a …

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A Day of Five Trails: Completing The 2018-2019 Coast to Crest Trail Challenge

I didn’t start out early morning on May Day planning to complete all five segments of the Coast-to-Crest challenge in a single day. Two or three hikes at most, then come back another day and finish what was left. According to the San Dieguito River Valley Conservancy’s Coast to Crest Trail Challenge website, the total …

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