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90 mi 145 km of trail 14 Featured Hikes

Easy Trails 19 Trails Intermediate Trails 25 Trails Hard Trails 0 Trails

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Featured Hikes in Big Santa Anita Canyon - Mt. Wilson Area - 13

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Favorite Lower Eaton Canyon Falls.
Easy/Intermediate

Eaton Falls

3.6 mi 5.8 km • Out and Back • 382 ft Ascent 116.53 m Ascent

Singletrack Altadena, CA

( 84 )
Favorite Sturtevant Falls Trail.
Easy/Intermediate

Sturtevant Falls

3.4 mi 5.4 km • Out and Back • 639 ft Ascent 194.74 m Ascent

Singletrack Arcadia, CA

( 42 )
Favorite Everything is clear at 5000ft above.  You can even see the tall buildings in Downtown Los Angeles!
Intermediate/Difficult

Chantry Flat/ Mt. Wilson Loop

15.3 mi 24.6 km • Loop • 4,195 ft Ascent 1278.55 m Ascent

Singletrack Sierra Madre, CA

( 38 )
Favorite Everything is clear at 5000ft above.  You can even see the tall buildings in Downtown Los Angeles!
Intermediate/Difficult

Mount Wilson

13.6 mi 21.9 km • Out and Back • 4,739 ft Ascent 1444.47 m Ascent

Singletrack Sierra Madre, CA

( 35 )
Favorite View from San Gabriel Peak
Intermediate

Red Box to San Gabriel Peak

3.9 mi 6.2 km • Out and Back • 1,422 ft Ascent 433.39 m Ascent

Singletrack Altadena, CA

( 10 )
Favorite View of the mountains as you climb up the last leg
Intermediate/Difficult

Strawberry Peak Out and Back

7.1 mi 11.5 km • Out and Back • 1,596 ft Ascent 486.53 m Ascent

Singletrack La Cañada Flintridge, CA

( 14 )
Favorite Light at the end of the tunnel.
Intermediate

Mt. Zion Loop

9.3 mi 14.9 km • Point to Point • 2,232 ft Ascent 680.18 m Ascent

Singletrack Sierra Madre, CA

( 7 )
Favorite View of LA basin from lower campground
Intermediate

Henninger Flats

6.1 mi 9.9 km • Out and Back • 1,550 ft Ascent 472.46 m Ascent

Singletrack Altadena, CA

( 12 )

Trails in Big Santa Anita Canyon - Mt. Wilson Area - 30

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0.5 mi 0.8 km #1Hermit Falls Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Sierra Madre, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
0.5 mi 0.8 km Sierra Madre, CA
3.1 mi 4.9 km #2Bailey Canyon Trail #11W11
Intermediate/Difficult
Sierra Madre, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
3.1 mi 4.9 km Sierra Madre, CA
5.3 mi 8.6 km #3Idlehour Trail 12W16
Intermediate/Difficult
Altadena, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
5.3 mi 8.6 km Altadena, CA
1.9 mi 3.1 km #4Tom Sloan Trail #12W22
Intermediate
Altadena, CA
Intermediate
1.9 mi 3.1 km Altadena, CA
1.6 mi 2.6 km #5Lower Winter Creek Trail #11W15
Easy/Intermediate
Sierra Madre, CA
Easy/Intermediate
1.6 mi 2.6 km Sierra Madre, CA
2.5 mi 4.0 km #6Sturtevant Trail #11W16
Intermediate
Sierra Madre, CA
Intermediate
2.5 mi 4.0 km Sierra Madre, CA
27.5 mi 44.2 km #7Gabrielino Trail (NRT) 11W14
Intermediate/Difficult
La Cañada Flintridge, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
27.5 mi 44.2 km La Cañada Flintridge, CA
3.2 mi 5.2 km #8Rim Trail #11W28
Intermediate
Sierra Madre, CA
Intermediate
3.2 mi 5.2 km Sierra Madre, CA
3.2 mi 5.1 km #9Mount Disappointment Road #2N57
Easy/Intermediate
Altadena, CA
Easy/Intermediate
3.2 mi 5.1 km Altadena, CA
2.4 mi 3.9 km #10Valley Forge Trail #12W09
Easy/Intermediate
Altadena, CA
Easy/Intermediate
2.4 mi 3.9 km Altadena, CA
1.1 mi 1.8 km #11Mt. Lowe East Trail 12W14.3A
Intermediate
Altadena, CA
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.8 km Altadena, CA
9.2 mi 14.8 km #12Mt. Wilson Toll Road #2N45
Intermediate
Altadena, CA
Intermediate
9.2 mi 14.8 km Altadena, CA
0.2 mi 0.3 km #13Muir Peak Trail
Easy
Altadena, CA
Easy
0.2 mi 0.3 km Altadena, CA
1.1 mi 1.7 km #14San Gabriel Peak Trail #12W24
Intermediate
Altadena, CA
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.7 km Altadena, CA
2.2 mi 3.5 km #15Zion Trail #11W17
Intermediate
Sierra Madre, CA
Intermediate
2.2 mi 3.5 km Sierra Madre, CA
1.2 mi 1.9 km #16Muir Peak Road #2N50.A
Easy
Altadena, CA
Easy
1.2 mi 1.9 km Altadena, CA
2.6 mi 4.2 km #17Kenyon DeVore Trail #11W13
Intermediate
Sierra Madre, CA
Intermediate
2.6 mi 4.2 km Sierra Madre, CA
2.2 mi 3.5 km #18Upper Winter Creek Trail #11W23
Intermediate
Sierra Madre, CA
Intermediate
2.2 mi 3.5 km Sierra Madre, CA
1.0 mi 1.6 km #19First Water #11W14.B
Easy/Intermediate
Sierra Madre, CA
Easy/Intermediate
1.0 mi 1.6 km Sierra Madre, CA
0.6 mi 1.0 km #20Equestrian Trail
Intermediate
Altadena, CA
Intermediate
0.6 mi 1.0 km Altadena, CA
5.5 mi 8.9 km #21Mt. Wilson Trail #11W22
Sierra Madre, CA
5.5 mi 8.9 km Sierra Madre, CA
1.2 mi 2.0 km #22Bill Reilly Trail
Intermediate
Altadena, CA
Intermediate
1.2 mi 2.0 km Altadena, CA
2.3 mi 3.7 km #23Upper Sam Merrill Trail 12W14.3
Easy/Intermediate
Altadena, CA
Easy/Intermediate
2.3 mi 3.7 km Altadena, CA
1.9 mi 3.0 km #24Winter Creek Trail #11W20
Intermediate
Sierra Madre, CA
Intermediate
1.9 mi 3.0 km Sierra Madre, CA
0.1 mi 0.2 km #25Mt. Lowe Trail Camp Connector Trail
Easy
Altadena, CA
Easy
0.1 mi 0.2 km Altadena, CA
0.7 mi 1.1 km #26Jones Peak Saddle Connector
Intermediate/Difficult
Sierra Madre, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
0.7 mi 1.1 km Sierra Madre, CA
1.0 mi 1.6 km #27Sturtevant Loop Trail #11W14.A
Easy/Intermediate
Sierra Madre, CA
Easy/Intermediate
1.0 mi 1.6 km Sierra Madre, CA
0.1 mi 0.2 km #28Mt. Lowe West Trail 12W14.3B
Easy
Altadena, CA
Easy
0.1 mi 0.2 km Altadena, CA
1.3 mi 2.1 km #29Eaton Canyon Path
Easy
Altadena, CA
Easy
1.3 mi 2.1 km Altadena, CA
3.4 mi 5.5 km #30Barley Flats Truck Trail #2N46
Intermediate/Difficult
Altadena, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
3.4 mi 5.5 km Altadena, CA

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