Vetter Mountain Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Los Angeles County, California. It is within San Gabriel Mountains National Monument. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 5,801 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 320 feet. The trail ends near Vetter Mountain (elevation 5,850 feet) and the Vetter Mountain Fire Lookout observation tower. There are also restrooms near the end of the trail.
Vetter Mountain Road Professional Review and Guide
"Vetter Mountain’s pint-sized fire-lookout building —before it was destroyed in the 2009 Station Fire—perched atop Vetter’s rounded summit and offered a 360-degree view over the midsection of the San Gabriels."
--Jerry Schad , Afoot & Afield Los Angeles County (Wilderness Press).
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