Griffith Park Teahouse, Mt. Bell, Mt. Hollywood – July 24, 2015

On Tuesday morning, June 30, the dawn was met by a handcrafted wooden tea house which was constructed overnight on the northeast flank of Baby Bell (aka Taco Peak) in Griffith Park. The 80-square-foot Japanese style structure was built anonymously by local artisans using wood…

Mt. Hollywood and Mt. Bell via Travel Town, Griffith – April 9, 2015

It’s spring and a great time to hike in Griffith Park. Most of my hikes in Griffith over the years have been on Thursday afternoons. Once a month I have an early Thursday morning meeting at work in Los Angeles, so I drive the car…