Hikes I’ve done include…

Greater Los Angeles Area, CA

  • Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park
  • Bommer Canyon
  • Crystal Cove
  • Holy Jim Trail to waterfall
  • Limestone Canyon Wilderness Park
  • Murphy Ranch
  • Peters Canyon
  • Quail Hill
  • Tustin Branch Trail
  • Turtle Rock View Point
  • Vasquez Rocks
  • Whiting Ranch

Northern California

  • Golden Gate Bridge
  • Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park

Central California

  • King’s Canyon in the forest and to Muir Rock
  • White Mountain

Oahu, Hawaii

  • Koko Head Crater Trail and along the ridge
  • Makapu’u Point
  • Manana Trail to Waimano Falls including Heart Attack Hill
  • Mariner’s Ridge
  • Puu O Hulu to Pink Pillbox


  • Multnomah Falls


  • Zion National Park: The Narrows “bottom-up”
  • Zion National Park: West Rim Trail from The Grotto to Scout Lookout
  • Zion National Park: Kayenta Trail from The Grotto to the Lower Emerald Pools, the Middle Emerald Pools, and the Upper Emerald Pools, and then back down the Lower Emerald Pools Trail to Zion Lodge


  • Ape Cave – underground lava tubes involving bouldering, climbing, crawling
  • Snoqualmie Falls
  • Rattlesnake Mountain Trail to Stan’s Overlook


  • Aukwee Cave
  • Cliffs of Moher

Northern Ireland

  • Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge
  • Giant’s Causeway


  • Stonehenge