Rocky Peak Park

For the last six months I have been hiking all across the Santa Monica Mountains so I decided to change things up a bit.  I drove out to Simi Valley to give the Santa Susana Mountains a try.  For some reason I was expecting disappointment but was met with something quite different and often astounding.  I hiked two trails, Hummingbird Creek Trail and Rocky Peak Trail to the junction with Johnson Motorway.  You can call this the hike of a billion rocks as the landscape is loaded with boulders, slabs and caves.  Yes, it was a bit crowded and near a major freeway but the scenery more than made up for it.  This hike has given me the inspiration to venture out and explore other mountain ranges.

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