Hiking with Kids: Jenks Lake Snow Play, March 4 2015

I brought my wife snowshoeing in 2013 and she was immediately hooked. We rented snowshoes a few times, then decided to buy her a pair. Due to the CA drought, those snowshoes sat unused for a full 2 years. This past weekend, … Continued

Alto Diablo Peak via ‘Duct Tape Ridge,’ Jan 17 2015

If you regularly hike or backpack in California, please join our Facebook group, California Hiking and Backpacking! It’s a great place to ask questions and share your photos, trip reports and gear recommendations.   Having received some new gear over the … Continued