Conejo Mountain / Dos Vientos Open Space

This hike was a pleasant surprise.  I was looking for a trail that is close and short, meaning I could get a very early start and get off the trail before the day’s 96 degree heat could get me.  I did start at sunrise but went a lot farther than I had originally planned – 11 1/2 miles.  While it was hot, my saving grace came from a cool wind pulled in from the west.

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