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I've Got it Easy Peazy

Posted by Tony Purinton on Aug 6th 2015

Living close to a military base I have the pleasure of being able to hangout with active and former military personnel. From time to time the subject of hiking and backpacking comes up. I get a lot of … read more

The Show is About to Start

Posted by Tony Purinton on Jul 15th 2015

“Sorry I have to go to bed early tonight.”“What why?”“There is a storm coming and I need to be in the mountains when it hits.” While most people run away from bad weather, some of us dance out in … read more

Welcome to the Club

Posted by Tony Purinton on Jul 1st 2015

I recently had the opportunity to take someone that was fairly new to hiking on an ass kicker of a day hike. I’m talking a pre-dawn start with the first nine miles being a 5000 ft. accent to a 10,800 … read more

Fireproof

Posted by Tony Purinton on Jun 24th 2015

Not too many things in my life give me anxiety. But when I think about the drought conditions and the effect on my beloved mountains here in southern California I start to fidget and my stomach s … read more

Launch Party Awesomeness

Posted by Jaime Purinton on Jun 15th 2015

Our launch party was beyond awesome! We launched June 6th, appropriately on National Trails Day, and are so energized by such a great turn out. Fallbrook Brewing Company, our gracious host, was filled … read more