Sunday, July 27, 2014

Hike Calendar for July 28-August 4, 2014

YELLOW SHADING: Rex’s hikes for the week

GREEN SHADING: hikes that repeat every week

Monday, July 28

8:30am Park & Bard Beach Walk

5:00pm Free Wilacre & Fryman Canyon

5:00pm Monday evenings at Chantry Flat

5:30pm Mad Monday Hike: Calabasas Peak, Pig Rock and Beyond


6:30pm "MONDAY NIGHT BRISK" Parking lot 2 to Mt. Hollywood LOOP

6:30pm O: Conditioning Hike in Rancho Palos Verdes


Tuesday, July 29

9:00am Sycamore (or less) Canyon - Gentler Friendly!

5:45pm Josephine Peak 5558' - 8 miles / 1900' gain

6:00pmWeekly Mt McCoy Hike *OR* Long Canyon (read description)

6:00pm Mt. McCoy Trail Hike

6:15pm "TUESDAY NIGHT BRISK" Lake Hollywod to Mt. Lee (Hollywood Sign)

6:30pm 6 mile - Signal Hill Evening Hike

6:30pm Griffith Park Discovery Hike @ Los Feliz

6:30pm Sierra Club Conditioning Hike - San Pedro

6:45pm Tuesday Night Trailblaze

7:00pm Sierra Club Beginner's Hike

7:00pm Sierra Club Griffith Park Tuesday Evening Hike

7:45pm Evening Walk Around Silverlake


Wednesday, July 30

5:30pm Mad Ken's Stunt Rd Hike-UpTopanga Ridge/ Over to Saddle Peak Loop

5:30pm Sunset Hike - Lake Casitas - Shoreline Trail - 7 mrt

6:00pm Echo Mountain 326

6:00pm MidWeek Hike-Las Virgenes Trail to Cheseboro Ridge 6 mi. Loop

6:30pm West Ballona Wetlands and City lights view--and garlic-fest Dinner at Alejo's

6:30pm Hump Day Hike on the Talopop Trail

7:00pm Wednesday Night Hike-Griffith Park

7:00pm Weekly Evening Urban Hike in Ventura

7:00pm Sierra Club Griffith Park Wednesday Evening Hike


Thursday, July 31

9:00am Los Robles Scenic Loop - a Gentler Hike

10:00am A Photographer's Journey into Solstice Canyon

6:00pm The Chumash Trail Hike

6:30pm 6 mile - Signal Hill Evening Hike

6:30pm Sierra Club Conditioning Hike - Rancho Palos Verdes

7:00pm Sierra Club Griffith Park Thursday Evening Hike


Friday, August 1

9:00am Hiking Hellman Trail at Turnbull

7:00pm 20's, 30's & 40's Friday Night Adventure Hikes!!!! Griffith Park


Saturday, August 2

6:30am Dagger Flat Trail Work
8:00am Bighorn Peak via Icehouse Canyon

8:00am Serrano Canyon + Serrano Valley Loop from Sycamore Cove (Point Mugu State Park)
9:00am Beyond the Great Dune! ~ Shuttle Trek

10:00am Veggie Hikers, Vegan Spirituality & "No Meat & Mingle" Hike & Cookout! Pt Mugu

1:30pm Campout on Cucamonga Peak

4:00pm Potluck Hike from Corral Cyn to Mesa Peak

4:00pm Brentwood loop--Mountaingate to Nike site--6.7 miles

5:00pm Griffith Park


Sunday, August 3

6:00am Sunset Peak: 14 Miles

6:30am Dagger Flats Trail Work

7:00am-~Sturtevant Camp Hike~-

7:30am Williamson, Pallett & Thrall - 3 Peaks Exploratory

8:00am Kid friendly hike at Solstice Canyon

8:00am Sunday morning in Monrovia Canyon Park
9:00am Chumash Caves & Ahmanson Ranch Gone Wild

9:30am Hike malibu Creek State park

12:00pm Solstice canyon, plus early dinner, wine tasting

4:00pm Beginner Plus Easy Hike-Griffith Park

4:30pm Hike Temescal Canyon @ Pacific Palisades

5:00pm Rocky Peak Fire Road Hike


Monday, August 4

9:00am Emma Wood

5:00pm Monday evenings at Chantry Flat


6:30pm O: Conditioning Hike in Rancho Palos Verdes

Saturday, February 15, 2014

The Best Photos from Hikes I lead

For more information on these hike spots, go to

(BELOW: Kenneth Hahn park)

(BELOW: Skull Rock west of Temescal Canyon)

(BELOW: Eagle Rock)

(BELOW: Calabasas Peak)

(BELOW: Tuna Canyon park)

(BELOW: trail from Stunt Road to Topanga Lookout)

(BELOW: Saddle Peak rocks)

(BELOW: Malibu Creek state park)

(BELOW: Zuma Falls)

(BELOW: Corral Ridge rocks)

(BELOW: Charmlee Park)

(BELOW: Nicholas Flats at Leo Carrillo State park)

(BELOW: Tri-Peaks viewed from Sandstone Peak)

(BELOW: the Grotto)

(BELOW: Western Ridge trail to Tri-Peaks and Sandstone Peak)

(BELOW: Tri Peaks)

(BELOW: Tar Creek)

(BELOW: Castle Peak)

(BELOW: Cave of the Munits)

(BELOW: Sage Ranch east-facing cliff-ledge, east loop trail)

(BELOW: Hummingbird trail caves)

(BELOW: the rock house at intersection of Rocky Peak and Hummingbird trails)

(BELOW: JohnHenge and Cooper falls)

(BELOW: Bouquet falls)

(BELOW: Vasquez Cliffs--off the usual hike route)

(BELOW: the most popular rocks in Vasquez)

(BELOW: Abalone Cove)