Photos from an October 2002 hike at Jack London State Park
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Trailhead
Trailhead
Start
Start of the hike, marked by Bay Area Ridge Trail symbols
Trail through Beauty Ranch
Trail through London's Beauty Ranch
A view to three barns
A view of three ranch barns
Junction
Junction with path to Pig Palace
Lake Trail
Lake Trail
Skirting a vineyard
Skirting a vineyard
Junction
Junction
Snake
Young rattlesnake
Lake Trail
A hiking-only segment of Lake Trail
Redwoods
Redwoods along the trail
Junction
Junction with Lake Spur
Lake Trail
Lake Trail
Near the lake
Approaching the lake
The lake
The lake
Junction
Junction with Vineyard Road
Mountain Trail
Mountain Trail
Junction
Junction with Fallen Bridge Trail
May's Clearing
May's Clearing
Climbing on Mountain Trail
Climbing on Mountain Trail
Junction
Junction with Treadmill Trail
Treadmill Trail
Treadmill Trail
Reroute
A narrow trail reroute
Junction
Junction with Sonoma Ridge Trail
Sonoma Ridge Trail
Sonoma Ridge Trail
North Asbury Creek
Redwoods at North Asbury Creek
Buckeyes along the trail
Buckeyes along the trail
Sonoma Ridge Trail
Sonoma Ridge Trail
View east
View east
Climbing Sonoma Mountain
Climbing Sonoma Mountain
View north to Mount St. Helena
View north to Mount St. Helena
Madrones along the trail
Madrones and California bays along the trail
View
View across the park boundary to the west
Grassland
Grassland and woods downslope from the ridgeline
Junction
Junction with Sonoma Ridge Loop Trail
Sonoma Ridge Loop Trail
Sonoma Ridge Loop Trail
Approaching junction
Approaching junction
Grassland and black oaks
Grassland and black oaks
View on the return
View east on the return leg
Sonoma Ridge Trail
Past Treadmill Trail, continuing downhill on Sonoma Ridge Trail
Descending
Descending
Rocky stretch
Rocky stretch near South Graham Creek
Madrone
Madrone
Returning on Lake Service Road
Returning on Lake Service Road
 




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