The View at Stough Canyon

I’ve officially begun my ten days of being free from work – it’s an AMAZING feeling. To start it off, I went to church with my family this morning and then we had a great breakfast at this new Filipino restaurant we stumbled upon called, Ito Ay Atin (which basically means This Is Ours in…

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Monrovia Canyon Hike on Memorial Day

Going to the mountains is going home – John Muir For ages, my aunt and I have been planning to go hiking. When I say ages, I mean, ageeeeees. We finally went today on Memorial Day since we didn’t have to work. Our initial plan was to hike in Santa Anita Canyon to Sturvetant Falls;…

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On top of the world

The smell of wetted dust and wetted sagebrush in a desert thunderstorm is a fragrance more packed with associations than the most romantic of flowers. — Wallace Stegner, The Sound of Mountain Water Keys View is a popular destination with Joshua Tree National Park that’s perched on the crest of the Little San Bernardino Mountains….

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