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420 mi 676 km of trail 22 Featured Hikes

Gems 2 Gems Easy Trails 54 Trails Intermediate Trails 53 Trails Hard Trails 6 Trails
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Gems in San Gabriel Mountains - 2

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gem Favorite San Antonio Falls

San Antonio Falls

(9) Wrightwood, CA
gem Favorite Cooper Canyon Falls in late spring.

Cooper Canyon Falls

(7) Wrightwood, CA

Featured Hikes in San Gabriel Mountains - 21

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Favorite Bridge to Nowhere, Angeles National Forest
Intermediate

Bridge to Nowhere - East Fork Trail #8W13

9.8 mi 15.8 km • Out and Back • 814 ft Ascent 248.01 m Ascent

(61) La Verne, CA
Favorite Following the leader!
Difficult

San Antonio Falls - Sierra Club Ski Hut - Devil's Backbone

10.8 mi 17.3 km • Loop • 3,810 ft Ascent 1161.35 m Ascent

(21) Mount B…, CA
Favorite A beautiful, 2000+ year old limber pine; amazing!
Intermediate/Difficult

Mt. Baden-Powell from Vincent Gap

8.1 mi 13.0 km • Out and Back • 2,743 ft Ascent 836.13 m Ascent

(21) Wrightwood, CA
Favorite Panoramic view from Cucamonga Peak looking out towards San Gorgonio and the upper LA basin.
Intermediate/Difficult

Cucamonga Peak via Icehouse Canyon

11.4 mi 18.3 km • Out and Back • 4,051 ft Ascent 1234.84 m Ascent

(17) San Ant…, CA
Favorite A beautiful, 2000+ year old limber pine; amazing!
Intermediate/Difficult

Dawson Saddle to Mount Baden-Powell

9.1 mi 14.6 km • Out and Back • 2,123 ft Ascent 646.97 m Ascent

(8) Wrightwood, CA
Favorite Heading over to the San Antonio Falls. Not the main event but well worth the detour from the Mt. Baldy trail!
Difficult

Sierra Club Ski Hut

4.9 mi 7.9 km • Out and Back • 2,019 ft Ascent 615.24 m Ascent

(2) Wrightwood, CA
Favorite Following the leader!
Difficult

Three T's - Mt. Baldy

16.6 mi 26.7 km • Point to Point • 6,779 ft Ascent 2066.37 m Ascent

(8) San Ant…, CA
Favorite Great views for the saddle.
Intermediate

Cooper Canyon

5.2 mi 8.4 km • Point to Point • 867 ft Ascent 264.12 m Ascent

(5) Littlerock, CA

Trails in San Gabriel Mountains - 91

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5.4 mi 8.7 km #1Mt. Baldy Trail #7W12
Intermediate/Difficult
San Antonio Heights, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
5.4 mi 8.7 km San Antonio Heights, CA 21 
7.4 mi 12.0 km #2Cucamonga Peak Trail #7W04
Intermediate/Difficult
Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
7.4 mi 12.0 km Rancho Cucamonga, CA 15 
3.5 mi 5.6 km #3Icehouse Canyon Trail #7W07A
Intermediate/Difficult
San Antonio Heights, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
3.5 mi 5.6 km San Antonio Heights, CA 16 
3.1 mi 5.0 km #4Devil's Backbone Trail #7W05
Intermediate/Difficult
Wrightwood, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
3.1 mi 5.0 km Wrightwood, CA 16 
1.9 mi 3.0 km #5Big Horn Mine Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Wrightwood, CA
Easy/Intermediate
1.9 mi 3.0 km Wrightwood, CA 12 
112.4 mi 181.0 km #6PCT: Highway 15 to Agua Dulce
Intermediate/Difficult
Fontana, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
112.4 mi 181.0 km Fontana, CA
5.9 mi 9.6 km #7Barrett-Stoddard Truck Trail
Intermediate
San Antonio Heights, CA
Intermediate
5.9 mi 9.6 km San Antonio Heights, CA
2.1 mi 3.4 km #8Demens Creek Trail
Easy
San Antonio Heights, CA
Easy
2.1 mi 3.4 km San Antonio Heights, CA
0.3 mi 0.4 km #9Telegraph Peak Trail #7W06A
Intermediate
Wrightwood, CA
Intermediate
0.3 mi 0.4 km Wrightwood, CA
1.1 mi 1.8 km #10Gale Motorway
Difficult
Claremont, CA
Difficult
1.1 mi 1.8 km Claremont, CA
3.8 mi 6.1 km #11Pacific Crest Trail: Cloudburst to Cooper Canyon
Intermediate
Littlerock, CA
Intermediate
3.8 mi 6.1 km Littlerock, CA
2.9 mi 4.6 km #12Potato Mountain
Intermediate
San Antonio Heights, CA
Intermediate
2.9 mi 4.6 km San Antonio Heights, CA
3.1 mi 5.0 km #13Baldy Bowl Trail #7W02
Difficult
Wrightwood, CA
Difficult
3.1 mi 5.0 km Wrightwood, CA 10 
3.3 mi 5.3 km #14Mt. Waterman Trail #10W05
Easy/Intermediate
Azusa, CA
Easy/Intermediate
3.3 mi 5.3 km Azusa, CA
2.0 mi 3.2 km #15Ben Overturff Trail
Intermediate
Bradbury, CA
Intermediate
2.0 mi 3.2 km Bradbury, CA
1.7 mi 2.8 km #16Big Cienega Trail #9W07
Easy/Intermediate
Wrightwood, CA
Easy/Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.8 km Wrightwood, CA
0.2 mi 0.4 km #17Timber Mtn. Trail #7W06B
Intermediate/Difficult
San Antonio Heights, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
0.2 mi 0.4 km San Antonio Heights, CA
4.9 mi 7.9 km #18Middle Fork Trail #6W01
Difficult
Wrightwood, CA
Difficult
4.9 mi 7.9 km Wrightwood, CA
5.3 mi 8.5 km #19Devil's Punchbowl Trail
Intermediate
Littlerock, CA
Intermediate
5.3 mi 8.5 km Littlerock, CA
3.0 mi 4.8 km #20Devil's Canyon Trail #11W07
Intermediate
Monrovia, CA
Intermediate
3.0 mi 4.8 km Monrovia, CA

Photos of San Gabriel Mountains - 256

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Following the leader!
May 20, 2019 near Wrightwood, CA
Summit of Mt. San Antonio facing south-east.
Aug 5, 2015 near Wrightwood, CA
Windswept trees just below the summit...
May 20, 2019 near Wrightwood, CA
Downed Tree...
May 20, 2019 near Wrightwood, CA
Blue skies on the way to the top of Badly.
May 20, 2019 near Wrightwood, CA
A beautiful, 2000+ year old limber pine; amazing!
Jun 13, 2016 near Wrightwood, CA
Looking toward a ridge section with great views!
Aug 1, 2015 near Wrightwood, CA
Entering the Twilight Zone...
May 20, 2019 near Wrightwood, CA

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