Hike Shannon trail taking 1 hour 15 minutes. Pull up quite a bit of mustard along middle section.
Hike Oswit Canyon to upper stream crossing. Good flow of water at the upper crossing and through the stone pools. Even a small flow at the lower crossing.
Ride cut short by flat tire 4 miles out. 31 minutes.
City loop checking flood damage taking 54 minutes.
Heavy rain all day receiving approx 4" at home. All washes are flowing heavily.
Hike North Lykken taking 1 hour 12 minutes. A group from the Friends of the Desert Mountains was doing some trail work and graffiti eradication. Thank you!
Hike Middle Lykken taking 1 hour 15 minutes.
Hike to my Cahuilla (GC3D4) geocache in Oswit Canyon.
Hike to Oswit Canyon pictographs.
Hike Garstin trail to West Pt taking 55 minutes.
City loop taking 41 minutes.
Work on removing some Shannon trail graffiti with Andy Hollinger's help.
Hike South Lykken from Oswit through to Mesquite taking 1 hour 48 minutes car-to-car. Lots of people on trail near the start but had trail mostly to myself later on. Nice hike.
Hike Shannon trail to Smoketree Pt taking 1 hour 12 minutes. Mustard so far not too bad this year.
Andreas Hills out-and-back taking 46 minutes.
City loop taking 47 minutes.
Hike Palm Canyon, Wentworth, Vandeventer loop via Potato Head Wash taking 2 hours. Beautiful bright clear day. No other hikers on the loop although the canyon was busy.
Hike South Lykken taking 49 minutes.
Hike North Lykken lollipop taking 1 hour 16 minutes. Breezy and a bit cool. Hardly anyone on trail.
Little Tuscany loop taking 55 minutes.
Tollgate out-and-back taking 47 minutes.
Hike Araby trail taking 1 hour 18 minutes. Need to spray again.
Hike Middle Lykken to Tahquitz Pt in the fog taking 1 hour 18 minutes. Small band of sheep at the point.
City loop taking 57 minutes. Feels good to be on bike again.
Hike Garstin trail to Smoketree Mtn taking 1 hour 11 minutes.
Hike Shannon trail to Smoketree Pt taking 1 hour 8 minutes.
Hike Descanso trail to Lykken and back. First hike of 2019. Feels good to be out hiking after being sick.
© Florian Boyd