We arrived at Campo Alto on the summit of Cerro Noroeste/Mount Abel (8283 feet) in the Los Padres National Forest as the sunset cast rays of orange on the Jeffrey Pines surrounding our camper.
Los Padres Forrest Watch.
An Overview of Skiing in Southern California
Vincent Tumamait Trail drops off the shoulder of Mount Abel on its way to Mount Pinos. We were here to visit a camp that that I missed years ago when bagging the peaks along this trail. A few months ago I read about Sheep Camp on the hiking blog of Craig R Carey, author of Hiking and Backpacking Santa Barbara & Ventura.