Happy Sunday everyone! I hope you all had an amazing Thanksgiving and participated in the OptOutside project like I did! This was the 4th year I did not get to spend Thanksgiving with my family back in Kennewick, WA but unlike the previous years, I spent my Thanksgiving doing something I love to do. I … More My Thanksgiving Adventure
Happy Trail Tuesday everyone! I hope all of you had a great weekend and got some time to go outside and explore. This most recent weekend I hiked to Cucamonga Peak with my Cal Lu Hikes club + padre and fader (my dad and friend’s dad joined us), so since I already did a blog … More How Hiking Became My Church
Last Sunday, Cal Lu Hikes took on Mt. Wilson, the first hike in the Six-Pack of Peaks! This was a big deal for me since I wanted to do this hike months ago. This hike was also a big deal for our club, prior to this hike not many members (including myself) had ever done a … More Mount Wilson Hike
This past Sunday, Oct. 30th, Cal Lu Hikes took on the famous Hollywood Sign and Wisdom Tree Hike. This is an easy 8.9 mile hike, not too much elevation gain but this is a must if you live in the area! I was really looking forward to this hike since I had spent the last … More Hollywood Sign and Wisdom Tree Hike
Happy Tuesday everyone! This most recent Sunday I summited Cucamonga Peak which is #2 of the Six-Pack of Peaks (This was my 4th out of the 6!). I did not even know this Peak existed until a couple months ago, which is surprising since it is right next to Mount Baldy which is probably one … More Cucamonga Peak
As most of you know Chloe, Stefanie and I attend Cal Lutheran University. This summer Stefanie proposed the idea of starting a hiking club in order to get more students involved with hiking and see the area. We started planning right away and luckily our club was approved very quickly. We decided we would plan … More Cal Lu Hikes!
Lately whenever I run into someone they tell me things like “Oh, What’d you do this weekend? Wait let me guess, you went hiking…” or “I see you’ve been doing a lot of hiking…” and sometimes even “I don’t get why you hike so much…” Making it seem like it’s … More 7 Reasons I Hike