Mountain High Ski Resort is a 2.1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Valyermo, CA that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible from January until January. Dogs are also able to use this trail.
If you do the frisbee golf course at Mountain High you can do about a 4.5 mile hike. Go up the mountain at the fork for Jackson Lake and Palmdale. Absolutely beautify scenery and a treehouse on hole 21. Best part is the lodge serves the best wood fired pizza on hole 10 to stop for lunch. $7 to play the course, hiking is free. Free parking.
Park at Inspiration Point and take the PCT back toward the ski resort
It is a very nice ski/snowboard resort!