Long Ridge Climber's Log

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colingregory - Dec 13, 2019 11:29 am Date Climbed: Aug 25, 2019

Drive up  Sucess!

Organized by Coby King


ericnoel - Feb 19, 2018 3:07 am Date Climbed: Nov 17, 2017

Long Ridge  Sucess!

Legal arranged visit with COHP group.

trexkerry - Sep 5, 2016 4:48 pm Date Climbed: Aug 20, 2016

Arranged visit  Sucess!

Group visit arranged via Coby King. Now that the landowner is willing to allow periodic, pre-arranged visits again please respect that and contact Coby if you wish to get in the queue for a future visit.


Jonodo - Aug 20, 2016 11:36 pm Date Climbed: Aug 20, 2016

2nd group  Sucess!

Thanks to the landowner and organizer for making these trips happen with permission!


Fletch - Aug 20, 2016 5:13 pm Date Climbed: Aug 20, 2016

w/cohpers  Sucess!

Nice day...


davidsanger - Apr 8, 2016 7:35 pm Date Climbed: Feb 28, 2016

Group effort  Sucess!

Thanks to the hospitality of the landowner and several months of negotiation, several of us were able to visit the summit, located in the homeowner's front yard.

David Naylor

David Naylor - Jan 3, 2016 10:46 pm Date Climbed: Jan 3, 2016

To Electric Gate  Sucess!

To electric gate.


cab - Aug 11, 2014 10:21 am Date Climbed: Aug 10, 2014

Portola Heights Road  Sucess!

The last of three private property peaks bagged before 6am on this day. I blatantly parked right in front of a no parking sign right on Skyline Blvd. where Portola Heights Road begins. I then walked around the gate and jogged up the road towards the summit, but was stopped by the electric fence surrounding the highpoint as others have been. Close enough! Got back to the car at 6:15 with no ticket then back to the campground where the family was staying before anyone had awoken. A successful morning of private property peakbagging with Loma Prieta, Mt. Bielewski, and Long Ridge.


cjrandall - May 16, 2013 1:51 pm Date Climbed: Sep 1, 2002

Pre-arranged  Sucess!

Connected with Loro Patterson and met the homeowner. He is very kind and gracious, and welcomes highpointers. I highly recommend that you NOT trespass, it is entirely unnecessary if you act like a mature adult and respect private property.


JHH60 - Sep 29, 2010 1:43 pm

Got close  Sucess!

Hiked here frequently and have gotten as close to the county highpoint as legally allowed (and if I had touched the highpoint, I wouldn't admit it on the internet). :)


mrchad9 - May 9, 2010 6:25 am Date Climbed: Dec 17, 2006

With the Loro Group  Sucess!

Went on the scheduled trip after missing out the year before. Met a few folks I've enjoyed hiking with since. Over to the xmas tree farm later in the day.


SpiceMan - Aug 19, 2009 7:00 pm

yes  Sucess!

rode by this about a million times and eventually decided to actually go over to it


McCannster - Jul 31, 2009 12:34 pm

????  Sucess!


Chris Doig

Chris Doig - Dec 8, 2007 10:29 pm Date Climbed: Dec 8, 2007

2nd of the day

Thanks Loro!!!
A group of about 9 of us went up today with Loro and met the homeowner. He was very nice and had some great stories about growing up in the area. His house is VERY nice. Went with HP Pals Jeff and Alex


derbilly - Aug 21, 2007 6:33 pm Date Climbed: Dec 18, 2005

During downpour  Sucess!

Ran to the top and back to the car as quickly as possible.


surgent - Apr 16, 2007 10:31 am Date Climbed: Dec 21, 2001

Took one year...  Sucess!

Hiked from the highway to just below the top in 2000, but fencing and a dog guarding the HP suggested I not try my luck. In 2001, visiting my sister in SF, I had made arrangements through Loro with the landowner to visit and bag the last 100 feet or so. The weather was rotten - a major winter storm blowing in with lots of rain. This time he gave me the code to drive past the gate to his place. He was nice enough, and after I told him my story he seemed amused. He didn't know whose dog it was at the HP.


keema - Jan 18, 2007 1:33 am Date Climbed: Dec 17, 2006

The Legal Way.  Sucess!

Joined with Loro Paterson and several other CoHPers.
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Matthew Holliman

Matthew Holliman - Jan 17, 2007 10:46 pm Date Climbed: Dec 14, 2003

From the OSP  Sucess!

With Bob.

Bob Burd

Bob Burd - Jan 17, 2007 6:02 pm Date Climbed: Dec 14, 2003

From the OSP  Sucess!

A quick visit with Matthew. Trip Report

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