Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley Guide Book

by Allen Riedel (Falcon Guides)
Best Easy Day Hikes San Gabriel Valley  by Allen Riedel

96pp/maps
ISBN: 9780762752584

Best Easy Day Hikes San Gabriel Valley includes concise descriptions and detailed maps for nineteen easy-to-follow hikes. This region of Southern California is marked by a pastoral beauty, with a stunning array of ecosystems and wildlife -- from the chaparral-covered slopes of the foothills of the Verdugo Mountains to the lush higher forests of the San Gabriel Mountains.

© 2009 Allen Riedel/Falcon Guides. All Rights Reserved.

Trails from the "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 19 of 19.
... Preview: Visit Lake Baldwin and wander through the wilds of the Los Angeles County Arboretum, enjoying wildlife and native and exotic plants. The Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanical Garden is a lovely ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley"
Arcadia, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 3
... Preview: Enjoy the open space and clear-sky views of Claremont Hills Preserve, a 1,693-acre park that sits at the base of the San Gabriel Mountains. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley"
Claremont, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Trail Running - Trail Length: 4.75
... Preview: Explore wild and beautifully shaded Millard Canyon and an historic mine, plus take in views of a lovely 40-foot waterfall. The hike to Dawn Mine through Millard Canyon is one of the most underutiliz ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley"
Altadena, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.2
... Preview: Wander through the foothills above Altadena to historic Echo Mountain. Take in clear sky views and visit markers and relics from earlier times. The summit of Echo Mountain lords over the Altadena skyl ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley"
Altadena, CA - Hiking,Trail Running - Trail Length: 5
... Preview: Hike to one of the San Gabriel’s loveliest waterfalls. The 80-foot, three-tiered cascade puts on a tremendous display. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley"
Azusa, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 3
... Preview: Enjoy an historic trail that snakes its way up the Arroyo Seco, traversing through one of Southern California’s most beautiful riparian canyons. This excellent hike features a vast rugged canyon, rol ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley"
Altadena, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Trail Running - Trail Length: 5.5
... Preview: Take a hike to a high promontory with incredible views on a clear day. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley"
Glendora, CA - Hiking,Trail Running - Trail Length: 4.5
... Preview: One of the more popular destinations in the lower part of the Angeles National Forest, the picnic area and the trail are often full of people, especially on weekends and holidays. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley"
Montrose, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Trail Running - Trail Length: 5.75
... Preview: Visit Los Angeles County’s first, historic flood-control dam and the remarkable valley that surrounds it, and enjoy its beautiful riparian habitat. Hahamongna Watershed is an incredible piece of land ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley"
Altadena, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Trail Running - Trail Length: 2.25
... Preview: Take a stroll through wetlands in the Tujunga watershed and enjoy an historic dam with fantastic opportunities for bird-watching. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley"
San Fernando, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Trail Running - Trail Length: 4
... Preview: Enjoy a short and easy walk through a canyon to a lovely grotto and easily accessible waterfall. Follow the road through the parking lot east and north toward the creek. There is a sign with an arrow ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley"
Altadena, CA - Hiking,Trail Running - Trail Length: 1.5
... Preview: Walk through lovely Monrovia Canyon Park to a glorious waterfall on this easy hike that’s suitable for the entire family. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley"
Monrovia, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.5
... Preview: Hike along the historic Mount Wilson Toll Road and climb to a peak with incredible views of the entire Southland. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley"
Altadena, CA - Hiking,Trail Running - Trail Length: 3
... Preview: Hike up a rugged canyon to several lovely waterfalls. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley"
Altadena, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.5
... Preview: Hike along a fire road to the highest reaches of the Verdugo Mountains and experience amazing views of the entire Southland. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley"
Montrose, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Trail Running - Trail Length: 5.5
... Preview: Hike up Big Santa Anita Canyon along a colorful stream and past old cabins to a lovely 50-foot waterfall. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley"
Sierra Madre, CA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Trail Running - Trail Length: 3.5
... Preview: Hike through an enchanted canyon to a lovely waterfall. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley"
Altadena, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 3.4
... Preview: Climb to an historic fire lookout and learn about the flora of the region on the short Wolf Tree Nature Trail. From the parking area along Forest Road 3N16.1, walk south onto the trail marked for Vet ... From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley"
Altadena, CA - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.75
... Preview: Hike in the spacious Verdugo Mountains at Wildwood Canyon Park. The canyon is peaceful, shady, and idyllic, while mountain trails lead to spectacular viewpoints. From the guidebook "Best Easy Day Hikes: San Gabriel Valley"
Burbank, CA - Hiking,Trail Running - Trail Length: 2
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