2020 Mountain Mileposts

July 2020

MILEPOSTS #986
July 30, 2020 By Russ Keller – Guest Columnist  Photo Credit: Russ Keller Collection INFORMATION NEEDED: This week’s image comes
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MILEPOSTS #985
July 23, 2020 Contributed by Larry Steimle, Image from Larry Steimle Collection FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN PREFERRED: In January 1942 Leonard
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MILEPOSTS #984
July 16, 2020 By Bill Pumford, Image from Russ Keller Collection MOUNTAIN KITCHEN IN RIMFOREST: This week’s image is a
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MILEPOSTS #983
July 9, 2020 By Ken Brafman, Image from Ken Brafman Collection CAMP SEELY – LA’S PLAYGROUND: The name Camp Seely
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MILEPOSTS #982
July 2, 2020 By Bill Pumford, Image from Russ Keller Collection HOW DID CRESTLINE GET ITS NAME?: This week’s image
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MILEPOSTS #981
June 25, 2020 By Ken Brafman, Image from AMPAS Collection TITLE: TRUE CONFESSION: This is another film that came out
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MILEPOSTS #980
June 18, 2020 By Bill Pumford, Image from Bill Pumford Collection TITLE: SKYFOREST FOX FARMS: This week’s image is a
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MILEPOSTS #979
June 11, 2020 By Ken Brafman, Image from AMPAS Collection Title: MOUNTAIN MOVIES: THE AWFUL TRUTH (1937): “Okay, America! IT’S
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MILEPOSTS #978
June 4, 2020 Contributed by Gloria Anderson, Image from Bill Pumford Collection Title: Friends of the Crestline Library: The Crestline
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MILEPOSTS #977
May 28, 2020 TITLE: THE SPORTSMAN RESTAURANT: This week’s image is a photo of The Sportsman restaurant in Cedar Glen.
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June 2020

MILEPOSTS #981
June 25, 2020 By Ken Brafman, Image from AMPAS Collection TITLE: TRUE CONFESSION: This is another film that came out
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MILEPOSTS #980
June 18, 2020 By Bill Pumford, Image from Bill Pumford Collection TITLE: SKYFOREST FOX FARMS: This week’s image is a
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MILEPOSTS #979
June 11, 2020 By Ken Brafman, Image from AMPAS Collection Title: MOUNTAIN MOVIES: THE AWFUL TRUTH (1937): “Okay, America! IT’S
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MILEPOSTS #978
June 4, 2020 Contributed by Gloria Anderson, Image from Bill Pumford Collection Title: Friends of the Crestline Library: The Crestline
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May 2020

MILEPOSTS #977
May 28, 2020 TITLE: THE SPORTSMAN RESTAURANT: This week’s image is a photo of The Sportsman restaurant in Cedar Glen.
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MILEPOSTS #976
May 21, 2020 TITLE: MORE HIKING THROUGH HISTORY: This week we’re focusing on another historical hike to celebrate our recent
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MILEPOSTS #975
May 14, 2020 TITLE: HIKING THROUGH HISTORY: Hiking is a wonderful way to get some exercise, reduce stress and enjoy
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MILEPOSTS #974
By Ken Brafman, Image from Tom Core Collection TITLE: MOUNTAIN MOVIES: KISSIN’ COUSINS: One of the many movies which used
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April 2020

MILEPOSTS #973
April 30, 2020 TITLE: LAKE ARROWHEAD RESORT: Lake Arrowhead was completed and would become established as a tourist destination in
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MILEPOSTS #972
April 23, 2020 TITLE: THE DOCKS ON LAKE ARROWHEAD: Fishing, boating, family and friends always brings us to the subject of
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MILEPOSTS #971
April 16, 2020 TITLE: COLORFUL HISTORY OF WILLOW WOODS: The popular Willow Woods area of Skyforest has had many owners
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MILEPOSTS #970
April 9, 2020 TITLE: THE LIFE OF A MOUNTAIN LAKE: Last week we spotlighted a few of our local lakes,
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MILEPOSTS #969
April 2, 2020 TITLE: THE UPS AND DOWNS OF OUR MOUNTAIN LAKES: Not surprising that with mountain lakes, it’s all
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March 2020

Milepost #968
MOUNTAIN MILEPOSTS #968 March 26, 2020 THE ALPINE MALL IN LAKE GREGORY VILLAGE: The Alpine Mall in Lake Gregory Village
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Milepost #967
March 19, 2020 This week’s column is based upon an article written in the late 2000’s by noted local historian
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Milepost #966
March 12, 2020 THE GREAT MOUNTAIN WAR OF 1939: The Blue Jayites vs. The Crestline Hillbillies: This week’s column is
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Milepost #965
March 5, 2020 STEEP ROAD TO SUCCESS: In 1851, after early Mormon settlers survived the perilous journey from Salt Lake
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February 2020

Milepost #964
February 27, 2020 By Bill Pumford, Image from Russ Keller Collection VALLEY OF ENCHANTMENT LODGE: This week’s image is a
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Milepost #963
February 20, 2020 By Ken Brafman, Image from Ken Brafman Collection MOUNTAIN MOVIES: NOW, VOYAGER: Most readers of this column
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Milepost #962
February 13, 2020 By Bill Pumford, Image from Russ Keller Collection CRESTLINE RACING AT ORANGE SHOW SPEEDWAY: This week’s image
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Milepost #961
February 6, 2020 By Ken Brafman, Image from Cathleen Ranney Altmeyer SNOWY MOUNTAIN MEMORIES II: The Snowstorm of the Century:
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January 2020

Milepost #960
January 29, 2020 By Ken Brafman, Image from Ken Brafman Collection SNOWY MOUNTAIN MEMORIES: Tourists from around the world come
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Milepost #959
January 22, 2020 By Bill Pumford, Image from Russ Keller Collection CATTLE IN THE MOUNTAINS: LAST ROUNDUPS: This week’s image
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Milepost #958
January 15, 2020 By Bill Pumford, Image from ROWHS Collection CATTLE IN THE MOUNTAINS — BEGINNINGS: This week’s image is
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Milepost #957
January 9, 2020 By Ken Brafman, Image from Ken Brafman collection MOUNTAIN SUMMER CAMPS: Much has been written here about
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Milepost #956
January 2, 2020 By Russ Keller, reprinted by popular demand Image from Russ Keller Collection NEW YEARS DAY 1955: This
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