Anthony's Audio Journal

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Anthony's Audio Journal

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Episode 156 San Bernardino Peak and the Washington Survey Point

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In this episode Gerry and I take a tough hike high up into the San Gorgonio Wilderness to check out the Washington Initial Survey Point built in 1852. Along the way we tackle 4800 feet of gain over a tough 16.5 miles to get to the summit of nearby San Bernardino Peak at 10,649 feet.

 

Episode 155 Hilton Lakes Basin Part Four

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In this episode we hunker down to weather another thunderstorm before packing up camp and hiking out of the Hilton Lakes Basin.

Episode 154 Hilton Lakes Basin Part Three Upper Lakes

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In this episode Gerry, Dave and I explore the Upper Hilton Lakes Basin Lakes 3,4,5 & 6 before a fast approaching thunderstorm sends us scurrying back to camp.

Episode 153 Hilton Lakes Adventure Part Two

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Episode 153 Hilton Lakes Adventure Part Two

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In this second part of our adventure into the Hilton Lakes Basin of the Eastern Sierras we take a day hike from our basecamp at Hilton Lake 2 down around Davis Lake and explore a waterfall.

Episode 152 Hilton Lakes Adventue Part One

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IN this adventure Dave, Gerry and I embark on a four day adventure into the Hilton Lakes Basin where we set up a base camp at Hilton Lake #2 before exploring Davis Lake, a hidden waterfall and Lakes No. 3,4,5 6 and 7. Along the way we take in some amazing scenery and dodge 3 thunderstorms. 

Episode 151 Eagle Crag Fail

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In this episode I take a tough solo hike into a remote region of the Cleveland National Forest along the Cutca Trail to see Eagle Crag. Along the way I battle high heat, poison oak and poodle dog bush.

Episode 150 South Fork of the San Jacinto River

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In this episode I take a quick solo dayhike near Idyllwild California to explore the lower San Jacintio Mountains and find the South Fork of the San Jacinto River.

Episode 149 Chiquito Falls, Kilts and Naked Hiking

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In this episode I take a solo hike out to Chiquito Falls hidden deep in the Cleveland National Forest. I also talk about kilts, their history and Naked Hiking day along the Appalachian Trail. I even do a little naked hiking myself. 

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Episode 148 Glen Aulin out through Tuolumne Meadows

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In this final segment of our Yosemite Adventure we pack up camp at Glen Aulin and head up over Tuolumne Falls our our way out of the Tuolumne River Basin. 

 

Episode 147 Tuolumne River Cathedral Creek to Glen Aulin

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In this fourth part of our Yosemite Adventure we pick up camp at Cathedral Creek and hike past Waterwheel, LeConte and California Falls enroute to our camp at Glen Aulin.

Episode 146 Tuolumne River, Pate Valley to Cathedral Creek

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In this episode we pack up camp at Pate Valley and head up river to Cathedral Creek. Along the way I injure myself crossing the river and we climb the tough Muir Gorge.

Episode 145 Tuolumne Adventure White Wolf to Pate Valley

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In this episode we shuttle down to the White Wolf Campground and begin our backpack trip stopping at our first night's destination of Pate Valley

Episode 144 Tuolumne River Part 1

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In this first part of our adventure in Yosemite National Park, Dave, Gerry and I head up to Tioga Pass and get ready for a four day backpack trip along the Grand Canyon of Yosemite, The Tuoloume River.

Episode 143 Mt. Williamson Part II

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In this episode Gerry and I tackle the other two summit along the Mt. Williamson ridge before hiking down the PCT toward Angeles Crest Highway.

Episode 142 Mount Williamson Adventure

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In this episode Gerry and I take a hike up to the top of Mount Williamson high up in the Angeles National Forest.

 

 

Episode 141 Monserate Mountain Preserve

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In this episode I take a solo hike up Monserate Mountain near Fallbrook California.

Episode 140 Los Penasquitos Canyon Preserve

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In this episode Lindsey and I take a stroll through the Los Penasquitos Canyon Preserve in San Diego County

 

Episode 139 Barefoot to Boots Part Two - Cold Weather Options

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In this second part of the Barefoot to Boots podcast I talk about some cold weather options for the trail.

Episode 137 Where's Castle Crags

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 In this last part of our adventure into the John Muir Wilderness near Mammoth Mountain California we pack up camp at Purple Lake and hike back up and over Duck Pass to our cars at the Coldwater Campground. Along the way I talk to a few John Muir Trail Thru-Hikers and we encounter a fast moving storm system.

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Episode 136 Virginia Lake

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In this episode we take a quick day hike up along the John Muir Trail above Purple Lake to visit nearby Virginia Lake

 

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Episode 135 Pika and Purple Lakes

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In part two of our backpacking adventure near Mammoth Mountain California we pick up where we left off at Duck Pass. In this episode we hike down into Pika Lake for our first nights camp. In the morning we reclimb Duck Pass and head along the legendary John Muir Trail to our next nights destination at Purple Lake

Trip Video Duck Pass to Pika Lake

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Episode 134 Duck Lake Pass Adventure Part One

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In this episode we begin our four day adventure deep into the John Muir Wilderness near Mammoth Lakes California. Hiking along the Duck Pass Trail from Lake Mary we begin our backpack trip.

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Episode 133 Cedar Creek Falls

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In this episode I take a solo spring hike to one of the tallest waterfalls in San Diego County.

 

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Episode 132 Joshua Tree Day Two

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In this episode Dave, Gerry, Mike and I explore Joshua Tree National Parks interior and visit the Cholla Garden, Arch Rock, Skull Rock, Cap Rock, Keys View, Barker Dam and the Wall St. Mill.

 

 

Episode 131 Joshua Tree Adventure Part One

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In part one of a two part episode Dave, Gerry, Mike and I spend a few days in Joshua Tree National Park and camp out at Indian Cove and explore Rattlesnake Canyon.

Episode 130 Vivian Creek Trail

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In this episode Dave, Gerry and I set off on an extreme dayhike to the tallest peak in Southern California. At 11,503 feet San Gorgonio is a tough climb on the Vivian Creek Trail, the shortest and steepest route to the top.

Episode 129 Malibu and the Parker Mesa Overlook

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In this episode Lindsey and i take a drive up through Malibu California to the Los Liones Trail and reach the Parker Mesa Overlook, one of the best scenic viewpoints along the California Coastline.

Episode 128 Clothing Layering System Part Two

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In part two of the clothing layering system I continue my discussion about how to put together a simple system of ase layer bshirts, midlayers and outer layers to keep you warm in the backcountry.

 

Episode 127 Jackets and the Outdoor Layering System

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In this episode I talk about my exciting adventure driving through a rare snowstorm in Southern California and talk about some of the different types, materials and styles of outerwear for your outdoor adventures. 

Episode 126 Blankets, Bags & Bed Rolls

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In this episode I talk a little about sleeping bags, wool blankets, quilts and other ways to stay warm on your overnight outdoor adventure

Episode 125 Big Bear Adventure Final Chapter

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In this fina chapter of our Big Bear Adventure we pack up camp at the Holcomb Creek Crossing Camp and head north on the P.C.T. toward Deep Creek. Along the way we run into an wise old hiker who gives us some warnings about a rattlesnake, cross the Deep Creek Bridge and meet a pair of hikers as we head towards our final destination at San Bernardino County Fire Station 92 in Lake Arrowhead.

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Trip Video on YouTube

 

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Episode 124 Big Bear Adventure Part Two

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In this second part of our adventure in Big Bear we pack up at Little Bear Springs Trail camp and continue North on the Pacific Crest Trail toward Holcomb Creek Crossing Camp.

Along the way we hike through dry desert like conditions, meet a jeep caravan and finally get relief after finding water at Holcomb Creek.

 

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Episode 123 Big Bear Adventure Part One

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In part one of our adventure in Big Bear we begin our trip at the Big Bear Discovery Center and hike up the Cougar Crest Trail to the Pacific Crest Trail before heading northbound toward our first nights destination at the Little Bear Springs Trail Camp

 

Trip Video - Big Bear Day One

Trip Photos - Big Bear to Lake Arrowhead

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Episode 122 Ontario Peak via Icehouse Canyon Trail

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In this episode Gerry, Jacob, Dave and I take a hike up along Icehouse Canyon in the San Gabriel Mountains of Southern California to visit one of Los Angeles's highest peak.

Trip Video: Ontario Peak along Icehouse Canyon

Trip Photos: Slideshow on Photobucket

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