Middle Sespe Trail

The trailhead is about a 20 mile drive from Ojai and is the same one I used to hike to the Piedra Blanca rock formation a few months ago.  The trail took me through Rose Valley and, while beautiful, the scenery doesn’t change all that much throughout the hike.  I loved the solitude and didn’t see a single person on the trail.  I hated the constant noise of gunfire from the nearby shooting range.  Sad to think that, in such a lovely natural area, one person standing a few miles away can be responsible for a noise that echoes throughout the valley.  It’s not a gun issue with me, it’s a noise issue.

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