Mount Pinos

Mount Pinos is the highest point in the Los Padres National Forest as well as Ventura County at just over 8,800 feet.  Along the trail a short side trip leads to the summit of Sawmill Mountain, highest point in Kern County.  This was a tough trip.  I didn’t feel short of breath or have other symptoms related to the elevation, but by the end of the day I was totally wasted.

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