Occidental Peak (W6 CT-098) 5732 ft, 17 January 2016

Another hike to Occidental Peak near Mt Wilson. Previous accounts here so I will not add too many photos on this post. https://halssota.wordpress.com/2015/01/05/first-hike-of-the-new-year-occidental-peak-w6-ct-098-5732-ft-5-january-2015/ https://halssota.wordpress.com/2014/01/05/a-nice-walk-to-occidental-peak-5732-ft-w6-ct-098-4-january-2014/ https://halssota.wordpress.com/2013/05/06/occidental-peak-w6ct-098-and-mt-wilson-4-may-2013/ Today was a holiday weekend (Martin Luther King birthday). So there seemed to be a lot of cars heading up Angeles Crest Highway even at 0730. Going to ski and…

The View from Pt 4202 (W6 CT-150) 8 January 2016

We have just had a lot of snow up in the mountains this past week, so I wanted to go up to the Angeles Crest to enjoy the nice view from Pt 4202. Strawberry Peak (W6 CT-018) and Mt. Lawlor (W6 CT-089) from near the start above the little Clear Creek USFS ranger station.  …