Hiking near Pomona, California

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Sturtevant Falls
Sturtevant Falls
Pasadena, California, United States (17.9 miles away)
 
Easy: 3.7 miles, 1-3 hours
A leisurely hike through an enchanted portion of the San Gabriel Mountains leading to a fifty foot waterfall.

The trail from Chantry Flats to Sturtevant Falls has been a popular hike for those wanting to escape the urban sprawl of Los Angeles since the early 1900's. This is an easy hike and perfect for anyone new to hiking but be aware that the last 0.6 mile return to the parking lot is all uphill. From the Santa Anita exit of the 210 Freeway it's a 5 mile...
Johnson's Pasture Trail
Johnson's Pasture Trail
Claremont, California, United States (5.5 miles away)
 
Easy: 2.3 miles, 1 hour or less
Alternate access to Claremont Wilderness loop.

This is a simple out and back trail that takes you to one of those intersections. If you look at the overview map you will see ow this tail can be combined with others to suit your needs for mileage, endurance, adventure, or time limits. This is a beautiful area full of trails for everybody and every level of fitness. Please keep our trails clean....
East Fork of the San Gabriel River
Moderate: 10.2 miles, Half day
A 10 mile hike along the San Gabriel River to the Bridge to Nowhere - a large concrete bridge in a rocky canyon.

The trail along the East Fork of the San Gabriel River to the Bridge to Nowhere is not only one of the best trails in Southern California, but it's also one of the most unique hiking experiences you'll ever have. After you leave the crowded (and overused) trailhead area, you will increasingly find yourself awed by the rugged canyons deep in the Sheep...
Cucamonga Peak via Icehouse Canyon
Cucamonga Peak via Icehouse Canyon
Lytle Creek, California, United States (14.7 miles away)
 
Difficult: 11.6 miles, Full day
A challenging 11.6 mile out-and-back hike with 4,300 feet of elevation gain to the 8,859′ summit.

Cucamonga Peak offers amazing views over Southern California’s Inland Empire, east toward Apple Valley and beyond. This hike from Icehouse Canyon is a strenuous 11.6 mile out-and-back route with 4,300 feet of vertical gain and a top elevation of 8,859′. The north-facing slope holds snow much later in the season than other peaks. From atop Cucamonga...
Ice House Canyon
Ice House Canyon
Dells, California, United States (14.8 miles away)
 
7.9 mile trail near Dells, California

Ice House Canyon is about 7.9 miles long and located near Dells, California. The trail is great for hiking and normally takes a full day. The Ice House Canyon is a popular day hike with a trail head just north of Mount Baldy Village.  The trail is not to strenuous, but if you are hiking in the winter, snow and Ice is a factor.  The saddle is the...
Bighorn Peak and Ontario Peak
Bighorn Peak and Ontario Peak
Lytle Creek, California, United States (14.7 miles away)
 
Difficult: 13.6 miles, Full day
An intense dayhike or moderate backpack in the Cucamonga Wilderness.

A nearly-14 mile in-and-out that hits two of the tallest, most prominent peaks in the Angeles National Forest. Beginning with the historic, alpine brook that runs through Icehouse Canyon, this trail climbs through picturesque pine and cedar to Icehouse Saddle before visiting the site of an old trail resort and ascending a long ridge between the two...
Fullerton Creek
Fullerton Creek
Fullerton, California, United States (14.2 miles away)
1.1 mile trail near Fullerton, California

Fullerton Creek is about 1.1 miles long and located near Fullerton, California. The trail is great for hiking and normally takes 1 hour or less
Three Tee's Trail via Icehouse Canyon
Three Tee's Trail via Icehouse Canyon
Dells (historical), California, United States (14.8 miles away)
 
Difficult: 14.1 miles, Full day
A long, scenic loop from Icehouse Canyon to the Three Tee's Trail covering Timber Mtn, Telegraph Peak, and Thunder Mtn.

Icehouse Canyon, nestled among cedar and pine, is a popular spot for casual hikers to enjoy alpine scenery and a year round stream. It is also served to more experienced hikers as a gateway to peaks in the Cucamonga Wilderness including the Three Tee’s Trail which summits Timber, Telegraph, and Thunder Mountains. From Icehouse trailhead, it is...
Etiwanda Falls
Etiwanda Falls
Etiwanda, California, United States (15.1 miles away)
 
Hidden waterfall of Etiwanda

Nestled in the Etiwanda foothills is The Etiwanda Falls hike. Part of the North Etiwanda Preserve, it is a nice out and back hike suitable for the whole family. After going out and back head west from the trail and continue the rest of the preserve hike. 3.22 miles more. Or make it a REAL hike and add the Day Creek Gauging Station on the northwest corner...
The Power House
The Power House
Norco, California, United States (15.2 miles away)
 
Easy: 0.4 miles, 1 hour or less
1900's hydro electric station trail

A short and easy trail that leads to a turn of the century relic and a graffiti lovers paradise.
Monrovia Canyon Park
Monrovia Canyon Park
Monrovia, California, United States (15.5 miles away)
 
Easy: 5.8 miles, 1-3 hours
Surprises at every turn

We took a forked trip to hike the two canyons. One was short, almost too short but in retrospect a way to start experiencing the alive canyons with the spider webs hanging from branches to rocks and filtering the sunlight. Or the pleasant surprised of seeing a small rattle snake on the concrete walkway out of the forest. The early morning hike gave...
Mt. San Antonio (Baldy) Loop
Mt. San Antonio (Baldy) Loop
Lytle Creek, California, United States (16.0 miles away)
 
Difficult: 10.4 miles, Full day
A strenuous 11 mile loop hike with nearly 4,000 feet of vertical elevation gain to the 10,068' summit of Baldy.

Any Southern Californian can point out the white topped Mt. Baldy — actually it’s real name is Mt. San Antonio. Baldy is a SoCal icon that stands out boldly as a snow-covered backdrop for much of the year. At 10,068 feet above sea level, the snow often sticks around well into June. This loop begins at the Manker Flats trailhead (National Parks...
Mount Baldy via Mankers Flat loop
Mount Baldy via Mankers Flat loop
Dells (historical), California, United States (16.0 miles away)
 
10.2 mile trail near Dells (historical), California, You can do the loop or as an out and back.

Mount San Antonio,known as Mt Baldy, at 10,068 ft, is the highest peak in the San Gabriel Mountains, and the highest point in Los Angeles County. 4170 feet of elevation gain. The Trail head is located a few miles from the village of Mount Baldy. An Adventure Pass is required for parking and is available from the Ranger Station at Mount Baldy Village....
Chantry Flats Loop (Mt Zion, Sturtevant Camp, Falls)
Chantry Flats Loop (Mt Zion, Sturtevant Camp, Falls)
Sierra Madre, California, United States (17.9 miles away)
 
Difficult: 8.8 miles, Half day
8.8 mile trail in Sierra Madre, California

www.hikewithvickster.webs.com - Overview: Started the day at about 7am and began the trail opposite of the crowds toward the Spruce Grove and Sturtevant Campground. By 8am, the sun was in full force and the heat was already bearing down, less than 2 miles into the hike. I had checked, at the end of the hike around 1pm and nearby Pasadena was 103 degrees....
Big Santa Anita Canyon Loop with Upper Trail
Big Santa Anita Canyon Loop with Upper Trail
Pasadena, California, United States (17.9 miles away)
 
Moderate: 10.0 miles, Half day
A beautiful multi-landscape trail with many waterfalls and trees. Offers a challenging and well-maintained trail.

Big Santa Anita Canyon offers something for everybody. If you are traveling with young children, the short hike from Chantry Flat to Sturtevant Falls is rewarding and great for an easy morning or afternoon hike. However, if you're interested in something more substantial, you can follow the Big Santa Anita Loop trail. The scenery along the trails...
Mt. Wilson via Chantry Flats
Mt. Wilson via Chantry Flats
Pasadena, California, United States (17.9 miles away)
 
Difficult: 12.6 miles, Full day
A strenuous day hike through a beautiful section of the San Gabriel mountains with a 50 ft. waterfall.

Standing prominently above Pasadena, Mount Wilson is a Southern California landmark. The 5,710 foot summit is home for an observatory responsible for the most detailed photos of Mars as well a vast array of antennae for local LA radio and television stations. While the summit is steeped in astronomical wonder and tremendous views of Los Angeles, the...
Graffiti Waterfall
Graffiti Waterfall
Riverside, California, United States (19.3 miles away)
 
Easy: 0.4 miles, 1 hour or less
Hidden Lake Matthews runoff waterfall.

A nice short walk to a hidden waterfall.
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East Fork to Bridge to Nowhere
by modernhiker on Jul 20, 2008
Johnson Corner, California, United States
Hiking | 10.0 miles (12.2 miles away)
Full write up at <a href=http://www.modernhiker.com/2008/08/11/hiking-the-east-fork-of-san-gabriel-river-to-the-bridge-to-nowhere/">Modern Hiker</a>.
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Claremont Hillls Park - Wilderness Trail
by Leighton on Dec 29, 2008
College Heights, California, United States
Hiking | 5.1 miles (6.3 miles away)
This is a nice little 5 mile hike in the foothills above Claremont, CA on a well maintained fire road. It is easily accessible at the end of Mills Avenue and open to hikers, walkers, runners, mountain bikers, and equestrians. If you take the loop going right to left, you are greeted with a nice Live Oak and Sycamore shaded trail which soon becomes a steepening ascent to the top. Once on the top you will...
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Winter Color Big Santa Anita Canyon Photo
Trail Greeting Photo
Sturtevant Falls
by Leighton on Dec 30, 2009
Sierra Madre, California, United States
Hiking | 3.7 miles (17.9 miles away)
This is a leisurely, easy hike through a truly enchanted portion of the San Gabriel Mountains that leads to a fifty foot waterfall. From the trailhead at Chantry Flat you descend a paved service road into Big Santa Anita Canyon to a well maintained trail that skirts alongside the main stream. Along the way you pass private cabins that have been there for years and a strange system of concrete check dams...