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Throw Another Year on the Barbi

I have a birthday coming up Friday. I usually don't celebrate birthdays. I have been known to go into hiding and refuse to associate with anyone. Being pointedly reminded that I have run out of yet another year's time doesn't... Continue Reading →

A Sad Feeling

Image from: Professor Adrian Wilson, Knee and Sports Injury Specialists I haven't been able to hike much this year. Back in January I did something to my knee. I was getting on a bicycle to go for a ride with... Continue Reading →

I’m not dead yet.

Blood pressure: 119/61Pulse: 66O2 saturation 97%Weight: 175.5 lb.BMI: 29.5Temperature: 98.6 My cholesterol is down to an "acceptable" level. Blood sugar is a little bit high. All other blood tests are within normal values. I am fully vaccinated against just about... Continue Reading →

Happy Naked Hiking Day (Completely suitable for work!)

https://youtu.be/17fK6PHMCC8 The summer solstice begins on June 20, 2021 at roughly 11:33 pm Eastern and lasts 24 hours. You could legitimately call either the 20th or 21st Nude Hiking Day. Since the 20th is a Sunday with the potential of... Continue Reading →

Redrock Canyon

I am NOT going all the way to Redrock Mountain. Red is my trail, mostly down the center of the creek. The red is from 2016. Those blue lines are how the trail was recorded in 2013. Click on any... Continue Reading →

Yellowjacket

Tuesday I went on another one of my nakie hikes. So be warned, there's some slightly NSFW stuff up ahead! The featured photo is the tracking record made by my SPoT Communicator. Every 10 minutes it makes a record of... Continue Reading →

Fish Canyon Narrows… again.

The 17th was National Hiking Day! I decided to head back into the wilds north of Castaic lake to visit a little-known gem knows as Fish Canyon Narrows. North of Castaic in the Sierra Pelona, I'm hiking to the southernmost... Continue Reading →

I am nothing if not persistent.

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. And get up there earlier, dammit! A week later from the last time I posted (To Hike...) I went back up to the mountains determined to get to Grouse Mountain for... Continue Reading →

To Hike…

I like to freehike as most of you know.  This has been a bad summer for it. It got hot in June and stayed that way. we just got our first real break from triple-digit weather. Today was a mellow... Continue Reading →

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