Sunday August 17th, thirteen MWBA volunteers braved the heat and worked hard on El Prieto. Brush had grown heavily throughout El Prieto despite conditions dryer than many of us have ever seen in the canyon. It was a very successful day thanks to the big number of people who showed up to help. Tailgate sandwiches & cold drinks wrapped up a good day on El Prieto. A big … [Read more...] about August on a very dry El Prieto.
On May 24th, most of the Station Fire Closure area in ANF was opened and so has one of the classic mountain bike trails, Strawberry Peak. My recent ride at Strawberry was fantastic; however, it was also a stark reminder that Poodle Dog Bush is still here and strongly present in the burn areas. The back side of Strawberry and a good portion of the Gabrielino between Red Box … [Read more...] about Poodle Dog Bush is still out there.