This Week in San Diego Hiking – January 11, 2016

Garnet Peak topped with snow Hello Hikers! It appears El Niño has officially arrived. While all that weather makes for a terrible commute, it can make some fantastic hikes! I’ve seen several reports from Cedar Creek Falls and Three Sisters Falls showing they’re flowing pretty strongly. The San Diego River has been looking like an actual river, and there’s snow […] Continue reading →

Pyles Peak (Mission Trails Regional Park)

Pyles Peak While just about everyone has hiked Cowles Mountain, surprisingly few bother to continue on to Pyles Peak, the second highest peak in Mission Trails. Pyles Peak can only be accessed by first summiting Cowles then traveling another another 1.5 miles northwest. You’ll quickly leave the constant stream of hikers and trail runners behind on this trek […] Continue reading →