Tag Archives: Hiking

A New Challenge: Hiking Mt. Whitney

“I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me.” – Philippians 4:13 It’s probably no secret that I’m particularly fond of California and it’s natural beauty. I love taking day trips or long weekends and finding places to hike, kayak or simply relax and enjoy all that California has to offer. And, while I’m […]

Half Dome Cables in Place

(NPS) The cables allowing access for hikers to the summit of Half Dome in Yosemite National Park will be in place and open for the season today, weather permitting. The trail to Half Dome from Yosemite Valley is an extremely strenuous hike covering over 17 miles. Hikers gain 4,800 feet of elevation along the trail […]