El Cajon


I visited my friends Brian and Wendy (and smol friend Sophie) at their awesome place near Mt. Helix. El Cajon El Cajon

Castle Rock in the morning


Morning hike in Castle Rock. Castle Rock in the morning

Castle Rock cliffs


The sandstone cliffs have a large peregrine falcon population. Castle Rock cliffs

Mt. Diablo in clouds


View of Diablo from Arbolado Park this morning.

John Muir Trail '24 NOBO

jmt John Muir Trail backpacking

I plan to hike the JMT in August 2024. I go over my initial plan for this hike in this post.