Allow Us to Introduce Ourselves!
We’re Philip and Monica. We’ve been hiking for over 2 years and have fallen in love with our beautiful state of California. A little background on us, we both grew up in the LA/OC area. For the last two years, every weekend has consisted of us going out and exploring the local mountains. It’s definitely what we look forward to throughout the week and what helps us recharge from this crazy world. Our knowledge and love for the outdoors are what drove us to want to share all of the exciting places with you all.
We hope you guys find this blog extremely useful. Our goal is to provide tons of valuable information on hidden gems and fun local hikes that you might not even know exist. There’s really no better way to get to know your own home state than by going out and adventuring!
Don’t Hesitate to Connect With Us!
We really enjoy getting to know other hikers. After all, we all share the same two things- a love for our community and love for the outdoors!
Feel free to reach out or follow us on Instagram @cahikingadventures. We post mountain history, hidden gems and more. On “Feautured Fridays”, we like to share some of the amazing photos taken by our hiking community. You might just get featured if you tag us!
Hope to see you all taking on new adventures!
Check Out These Hikes!
Distance 2.8 MilesTime~1-1.5 HrsDifficulty ModerateSeasonAll YearElevation Gain971+ FtExperience breathtaking birds-eye views of various local sites of interest, such as Mount Wilson and Mount Lowe Peak, atop San Gabriel Peak. San Gabriel Peak is a moderate-level,...
Distance 0.5 MilesTime~15 MinDifficulty EasySeasonAll YearElevation Gain113 FtLooking for mountain swimming holes with crystal clear water and multiple cascades? Checkout Green Valley Falls in the Cleveland National Forest! Green Valley Falls is a short hike featuring...