I saw some new caches up by the old Nike base on dirt Mulholland, and headed out there to grab one.
The gate at the crossroads was locked, so I decided to just get this one, saving a few for another day and another couple miles of hiking exercise:
The weather was perfect: cloudy, breezy, cool
Since I more often drive up this section of road to the Nike base, I noticed some new things as I walked:
Here’s the entrance to the old Nike base, now adorned with signs describing its history:
I wonder where this paved path used to lead:
Some funky old posts at the side of the road:
The local flora is starting to show more color:
Down the hill and to the north is the Encino Reservoir:
This is the view from the cache looking back toward where I parked.
Looking down on the San Fernando Valley: