An interesting loop through the lower reaches of California’s Castle Crags State Park.
An excellent hike to the summit of Boulder Peak above California’s Seven Lakes Basin.
A brief, but welcome, escape into cooler, less smokey air along the Pacific Crest Trail.
A short, but good, hike to a favorite high point and a rumination on change.
A return to some remote lakes to see, up-close, the effects of our current drought.
A more aerobic alternative route to Rhyolite Ridge, with interesting terrain and big views along the way.