Tag Archives: Angeles National Forest

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Mt. Whitney Training: Mt. Baden-Powell via Vincent Gap

By Heather

“Look at me,” I yelled as I we embarked on our hike on Saturday, “I’m Cheryl Strayed!”

That’s because the trail from Vincent Gap to the summit of Mt. Baden-Powell is also a section of the Pacific Crest Trail, not because I was ill-prepared for the trek or anything. Continue reading

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Weekend at Table Mountain in the Angeles National Forest

By Heather

Table Mountain might be as close as we ever get to having a vacation home. Going there is (almost) always so pleasant and relaxing. By the time you finish breakfast on Sunday and are over camping, just pack up and go – you’ll be home in a couple hours.

A few weekends ago, we went with my best friend since college, her husband and their girls.

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Review: Chilao Campround, Angeles National Forest

By Heather

It’s wildfire season. That means you’d better be flexible.

We had plans to view the Perseid Meteor Shower from Boulder Basin, a campground I stumbled upon when everything else was full. I guess we weren’t the only ones who wanted to see some shooting stars.

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