Pictures of Junipero Serra Peak to Pinyon Peak, Los Padres National Forest, Ventana Wilderness

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Click here for the trail to Junipero Serra Peak


View south and west from Junipero Serra Peak


The lookout tower after the fire

Most of the route from Junipero Serra Peak to Pinyon Peak shows evidence of the 2008 fires


You can now see the old road on the ridge to the south of JSP

Fire damage

Wildflowers

Wildflowers


The old road

Junipero Serra Peak

Pinyon Peak


Vestiges of old roads

Fire damage

Wildflowers

Wildflowers


Old road

Wildflowers

Wildflowers on the old road

Old road and fire damage


Old road

The road on the Bear Mountain side

Pinyon Peak


There are places where the road is barely recognizable

View of the canyon between JSP and Pinyon

Old road

Junction with the Santa Lucia rd (ridge road coming from east)


Old road

Where we came from

Old road


Where we came from (JSP to the right)

The road that ascends Bear Mountain

Views east

Relic


The Santa Lucia Road coming from way east

The ascent to Bear Mountain

The ascent to Bear Mountain

The ascent to Bear Mountain


Almost at the top of Bear Mountain

Bear Mountain

Bear Mountain

Bear Mountain


Yucca flower

Yucca flower

Yucca flower

Yucca flower


Yucca flower

Where we came from

View east

View north


At the top of Pinyon Peak

The place where the register is

The register

Double Cone to the far north


Bear Mountain from Pinyon Peak

Signing the register

Helicopter landing (it says "Pinyon")

Where we came from (JSP to the right)

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(Copyright 007 Piero Scaruffi)
If you would like the original, high-resolution pictures, contact me