Bicycle to Kagel Mountain (W6 CT-170) 14 February 2014

In England, a non-motorized bicycle is sometimes called a pushbike as opposed to a motorbike. This seems appropriate for today; it was too steep for me on this dirt road so I pushed the bike up the mountain about 90% of the time! There were a very few sections not so steep, and some downhills….

A Nice Walk to Point 4202 (W6 CT-150) 8 February 2014

A nice walk to this easy-to-access point 500 feet above the Angeles Crest Highway. I brought the IC-706 so I could try 24 MHz, which I have never worked from the mountains before. The weather was predicted partly cloudy; it was at first but then became totally sunny and warm. The trail starts just to…