Travel Hooray – Hiking Trails In The Monrovia Hillside Wilderness Preserve

The Monrovia Hillside Wilderness Preserve contains a series of hiking trails in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains just above Monrovia proper.  There are approximately 4.5 miles of hiking … Read More

Travel Hooray – Summer Nights on the Irvine Ranch Natural Landmarks (Hiking Ideas)

We thought that some of our readers might enjoy these outdoor recreation opportunities. The picture is provided by the Irvine Ranch Conservancy’s press release and was taken at Orchard Hills. … Read More

Travel Hooray – Santa Margarita Trails Possible Public Access Closure (Guest Post)

One of our readers brought to our attention an issue of possible public access closure to the Santa Margarita Hiking Trails in Northern San Diego County.  Ashley and I recognize … Read More

Travel Hooray – Monrovia Falls Hike (Waterfall Hike)

Monrovia Falls is a beautiful 30 foot waterfall located in the San Gabriel Mountain foothills right above Monrovia, California. A hike to Monrovia Falls is a fun short hike that … Read More

Travel Hooray – 2015 Year in Review for Brian & Ashley’s Hiking Blog

2015 has been a good year for Ashley and I on a personal note. Ashley and I moved from Mission Viejo to Monrovia toward the end of 2015, Ashley started … Read More

Travel Hooray – Golden Boots Award Brian & Ashley’s Hiking Blog

Ashley and I were honored to be a Golden Boots Blogger Award winner for October, 2015.  We would like to say thank you to Adam Nutting and the folks over at … Read More

Travel Hooray – Brian and Ashley’s Hiking Blog!: Icehouse Canyon Hike

Earlier this year, I hiked up Icehouse Canyon with a couple of buddies from work, Bryan and Dustin. This is also a hike that Ashley and I have done in … Read More