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    El Prieto Trail

    Angeles National Forest, California
    Elevation Gain1,322ft
    Trailhead Elevation1,303ft
    Elevation Min/Max1303/2017ft
    Elevation Start/End1303/1303ft

    El Prieto Trail

    El Prieto Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Pasadena, California. It is within Angeles National Forest. It is 1.5 miles long and begins at 1,303 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,322 feet. This trail connects with the following: Brown Mountain Road and Fern Truck Trail.
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    Jerry Schad
    "The quiet, shady interior of El Prieto Canyon seems impossibly remote given its stone’s-throw proximity to the edge of an Altadena subdivision. Majestic live oaks flank the canyon’s stream, casting dense pools of shade, particularly in the fall and winter." Read more

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    Angeles National Forest
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