I/we (Wife and I) live in southern California and love hiking the mountains in the area. With a preference for longer day hikes, there's a good chance you'll see us out on the trails at some point.
We have a group of friends that we enjoy hiking with and we are always looking to add more, so if you're in-shape and like longer distances/elevation gains.....look us up!
To stay in shape for hiking, we both run. Though not fast, we probably put-in 30 miles/week running on top of our hiking. Ran both most recent Santa Barbara and LA Marathons, as well as Rock-n-Roll LA Half, Turkey Trots, and try to squeeze in other events where time permits.
Crystal Cove State Park’s rolling surf, wide sandy beaches, tide pools, gently sloping hills, and deeply wooded canyons and ridges provide a delightful contrast to its urban surroundings. Located... more