Howard Creek Trail

Back hiking after recovering from the flu.  The trailhead is on Rose Valley Road above Ojai, less than a half mile from CA-33 and just a few minutes away from Rose Valley Falls and the Piedra Blanca rock formation.  I needed a short hike.  Howard Creek Trail is 5.8 miles round trip with an easy climb and very little navigating to worry about.  The trail is well marked.  This would be a perfect hike for beginners or those want to introduce themselves to hiking in the Ojai area, especially with stops at the falls and white rocks afterwards.

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