Strawberry Peak (W6 CT-018) 6164 ft, 26 October 2016

Two previous activations with more photos here: https://halssota.wordpress.com/2015/07/23/horned-toad-on-strawberry-peak-w6-ct-018-6164-ft-23-july-2015/ https://halssota.wordpress.com/2014/09/06/strawberry-peak-6164-ft-w6-ct-018-5-sept-2014/ Strawberry Peak, the last of my “local group” of six pointers near Mt Wilson to be hiked this year. I like these mountains near Mt Wilson because of the easy drive to the trail heads. A tolerable amount (30 minutes) of freeway driving then 15 or 20…

My Fourth Hike to Bare Mountain (W6 CT-082) 6388 ft, 10 October 2016

Arrived at the trail head at 0530, temperature was 44F (6C) which is higher than what I would expect this time of year. My past October hikes have started at this location with the temperature at freezing or just below. Previous activations https://halssota.wordpress.com/2015/09/06/end-of-summer-on-bare-mountain-6388-ft-w6-ct-082-5-september-2015/ https://halssota.wordpress.com/2014/10/18/and-another-autumn-hike-to-bare-mountain-w6ct-082-6388-ft-17-october-2014/ https://halssota.wordpress.com/2013/10/16/an-autumn-day-on-bare-mountain-6388-ft-w6-ct-082-15-october-2013/ Along and down the jeep road, then left at the…