Monthly Archives: July 2012

Countdown to Mount Whitney – Hike 6

San Bernardino Peak – San Bernardino Peak Trail 16 miles The San Bernardino Peak Trail from the Angelus Oaks trailhead (5,960′) begins ascending through a mixed forest of pine, fir and oak, switchbacking up the wooded slope. You mount a … Continue reading

Countdown to Mount Whitney – Hike 5

Holy Jim Canyon and Santiago Peak – Holy Jim Trail 15 miles Santiago is the highpoint of Orange County in Southern California. It lies along the crest of the Santa Ana Mountains, a coastal chain located southeast of the greater … Continue reading