As of yesterday (18-FEB-2020):
Someone has cut from top down to the last switchback, seems to have run out of energy there. Beyond that the...
From SoCalHiking reddit, Gab is clear from Red Box to Valley Forge CG as of a few days ago. Rincon Rd is clear for the same stretch, then OK-ish...
I call bulls#!+... There's stuff out there between cactus and devil's club that has no name, and is out to destroy mankind! :P
The Aristocrats (Guthrie Govan, Bryan Beller, Marco Minnemann):
GUTHRIE:: I Want A Parrot:
MARCO:: Pressure Relief:
Middle Merrill, that's Echo Mtn below.
Curious...what route? All the way to the summit (via Markham Saddle)?
26-JAN-2020 - Rim Trail - Mt Wilson: Rim Trail is not as bad as I initially thought, but still not a fun ride. Avoid until it's been cut. I saw...
Or Thomas Voeckler! :sneaky:
Looks like a fun rig! KIR!!!
Fire & Ice
Attempted Kenyon-Devore yesterday, 21-JAN-2019, didn't get very far. There's a controlled burn on the summit of Wilson presently....
Also, HPWREN Mt Wilson HD cams with N,S,E,W views and 3-hr timelapses daily: https://hpwren.ucsd.edu/cameras/wilson.html
12-JAN-2020 Mt Wilson area: Rim Trail is really REALLY bad. The snow up top just doesn't melt. There are still drifts up to 1m/3ft deep across...
Thanks! But...GAWD...be careful! The larger ones should be left to the qualified sawyers. To wit, I almost got knocked off Rim Trail when...
Late for supper:
Shortcut Rd, about 2 very snowy miles down from CA-2.
Yesterday, I tried to go up Tujunga Rd to see if I could get up by Pacifico or something more desert-ish...no go. TJ Rd was closed at Vogel Flat....
This was before the big blowdown. It's probably still quite blocked.
I have a dream. My dream is to someday do a complete, by-fair-means Front Range traverse. I hop off a train in Azusa, ride up CA-39 to Rincon...