2018 Hikes

Hiking Journal of my hikes completed in 2018.

Total Miles Hiked in 2018:

  • 13.5 miles with 3,110′ of gain

Miles Hiked in Angeles Forest in 2018:

  • 13.5 miles with 3,110′ of gain

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Hike #2 on Jan 15. In Angeles National Forest, from Switzer Picnic Area, I hiked to Bear Canyon Campground and Switzer Falls.

Bear Canyon Trail between the Arroyo Seco and Bear Canyon Campground (1-15-2018).

Stats: 7.5 miles, 1,860′ of gain and loss. Points of Interest: Switzer Falls, Bear Canyon Campground, Arroyo Seco, Bear Canyon Creek. Trails: Gabrieleno Trail, Switzer Falls Trail, Bear Canyon Trail. Route description includes track map and step by step instructions.


Hike #1 on Jan 10. In Angeles National Forest, from the Mt. Waterman Trailhead across from Buckhorn Campground, I snowshoed the Mt. Waterman Loop.

View from Mt. Waterman (1-10-2018).

Stats: 6 miles, 1,250′ of gain and loss. Points of Interest: Mt. Waterman Trails: Mt. Waterman Road, Mt. Waterman Summit Trail, Mt. Waterman Trail. Route description includes track map, step by step instructions, and links to other photos.