Verdugo Peak (W6 CT-034), 3126 ft, High Above Burbank, 7 March 2014

Verdugo Peak is an urban mountain, rising above Burbank, which lies to the south, and La Crescenta-Montrose to the north. I planned this as another bike ride. I first looked at Whiting Woods Road, but that is too steep (10%+ grade), so I decided on the “standard” way of Hostetter Road, which has an average…