Nearly all of Southern California’s PCT section is considered desert and yet it boasts numerous riparian zone canyons as well as pine forested San Jacinto peak.

I attribute my success to this: I never gave or took an excuse. – Florence NightingaleWhen ‘Flawless’ passed last night,
Drama is very important in life: You have to come on with a bang. You never want to go out
If you’re one of those people who has that little voice in the back of her mind saying, ‘Maybe I
I found that ultimately if you truly pour your heart into what you believe in — even if it makes
I know God will not give me anything I can’t handle. I just wish that He didn’t trust me so
Never be ashamed of what you feel. You have the right to feel any emotion that you want, and to
I have learned that as long as I hold fast to my beliefs and values – and follow my own
Success, they taught me, is built on the foundation of courage, hard-work and individual responsibility. Despite what some would have
I think that passion is the secret ingredient that drives hard work and excellence. – Kelly AyotteTerrie warned me and
Everyone is a complicated human being, and everyone is strong and weak and funny and scared. – Laverne Cox Cowboy
There are hazards in anything one does but there are greater hazards in doing nothing. –Shirley WilliamsArgh! Just as I
I like to be a free spirit. Some don't like that, but that's the way I am. – Princess DianaThings
It's very important to take risks. I think that research is very important, but in the end you have to
I can't imagine people telling me what to do - I just can't imagine it. – Jane CampionThis night turns
You've just got to follow your own path. You have to trust your heart and you have to listen to
I was built this way for a reason, so I'm going to use it. – Simone BilesI adore my camp
The thing that is really hard and really amazing, is giving up on being perfect and starting the work of
I don’t think life is about the I-could-have-beens. Life is only about the I-tried-to-do. I don’t mind the failure but
If I had to live my life again, I’d make the same mistakes, only sooner. – Tallulah Bankhead
A man told me that for a woman, I was very opinionated. I said, 'For a man, you're kind of
Sometimes questions are more important than answers. – Nancy WillardBecause it was so cold down in the creek canyon, I
Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Remember, you have within you the strength, the patience and the passion to
If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought. – Peace Pilgrim I know
What I learned crashing in Palm Springs for a 'zero' on Halloween and Pride weekend: desert weather is better than
Dreams are illustrations from the book your soul is writing about you. – Marsha Norman It's a sleeping in kind
The sign warns of potential hazard as the trail leads above tree line on San Jacinto Peak.
The road to success is always under construction. Lily Tomlin It was a night of dueling owls and a morning
It was hard work getting to the top of San Jacinto Peak, a surprisingly huge mountain in Southern California.
You have to allow for the impossible to be possible. – Lupita Nyong'o I’m pleased we found a site to