Six Pack of Peaks-Cucamonga Peak

Six Pack of Peaks-Cucamonga Peak

We conquered our second peak in the Six Pack of Peaks challenge! Last weekend, we crossed Cucamonga Peak off our list! This hike was definitely challenging, but not as mentally confronting as Mt Wilson. Just like Mt. Wilson, the actual mileage we hiked was more than I...
Six Pack of Peaks-Mt. Wilson

Six Pack of Peaks-Mt. Wilson

I finally checked off one of my peaks in the Six Pack of Peaks Challenge. I thought Mt. Wilson would be a good peak to start off with. I thought it would be one of the easier climbs since the elevation is only 5,710. I thought it would be a 14 mile hike. I was wrong...
Six Pack of Peaks

Six Pack of Peaks

One of my intentions for this year is to spend more time pursuing my passions & inspirations and surrounding myself with things, people and activities that infuse me with vibrancy. The flip side of that intention is to spend less time planning, cleaning, worrying...
Backpacking North Inelt Trail

Backpacking North Inelt Trail

After our return from Nepal, we spent about one week at home being punished by our dogs and visited by our friends. Soon enough, we were packing up again for a road trip. We spent a few days in Las Vegas for a work conference, then got out of the extreme shifts...
Desert to Mountains

Desert to Mountains

I am reminded over and over again about the beauty of living in the Inland Empire (even as the temperature is currently soaring over 100 degrees). The past few weekends have been spent transversing the diverse terrain of this beautiful land. I cherish the privilege to...
Mt Baldy Hike

Mt Baldy Hike

This past weekend my trainer from the gym invited me to hike with her and a group up Mt. Baldy. I told her I would think about it….I was first going to say no. I had “too much to do.” I was busy all day Sunday and should really take Saturday to...