Tag: Hiking Inland Empire

San Bernardino Peak

San Bernardino Peak Location: Angelus Oaks, San Bernardino Mountains on Highway 38, 20 miles northeast of Redlands and 30 miles southwest of the junction with Highway 18 at the east end of Big Bear Lake. Turn off on Mountain Home Creek Road (left if you’re coming from Big Bear; right if from Redlands) and then…

San Bernardino Peak, CA

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Cajon Mountain

Cajon Mountain Location: Western San Bernardino Mountains, above the Cajon Pass. The turnoff for Cleghorn Road is on Highway 138 by the entrance to Silverwood Lake, 11 miles east of I-15 and 10.3 miles northwest of the junction with Highway 18, six miles from Crestline. Follow Cleghorn Road past the campground and administrative buildings. After…

View of the Cajon Pass, San Bernardino, CA

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Top 15 hikes of ’15!

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Owl Canyon

Owl Canyon Location: High desert, San Bernardino County north of Barstow. From I-15, take the Barstow Road/Highway 247 exit (183) and head north one mile to a T-junction at Main St. Turn left and go 0.2 miles to North 1st Ave. Go 0.9 miles and bear left onto Irwin Rd. Go 6 miles and turn…

Geology in Owl Canyon, San Bernardino County, CA

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Azusa River Wilderness Park

Azusa River Wilderness Park Location: 100 Old San Gabriel Canyon Road, Azusa. From the 210 Freeway, take Highway 39/Azusa Ave. north for 3.6 miles. Turn right onto Old San Gabriel Canyon Road and park in the lot. Note the signs for the Encanto Trail/Azusa River Wilderness Park. Agency: Watershed Conservation Authority Distance: 2 miles Elevation…

San Gabriel River, Angeles National Forest, CA

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Falcon Ridge Ranch (San Dimas)

Falcon Ridge Ranch (San Dimas) Location: San Dimas Canyon Nature Center, 1628 Sycamore Canyon Road, San Dimas. From points east, take the 210 Freeway to the Foothill exit. Turn right on Foothill Blvd. and go 0.4 miles to San Dimas Canyon Road. Turn right and go 0.3 miles and bear left on Sycamore Canyon Road.…

Viewing bench, Falcon Ridge Ranch, San Dimas, CA

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Olive Hill (Moreno Valley)

Olive Hill (Moreno Valley) Location: Moreno Valley. From Riverside, take the 60 Freeway to Perris Blvd. Turn left on Sunnymead Blvd and take the first left on to Perris Blvd. Go 1.3 miles and turn right onto Jaclyn St. Go half a mile and turn left on to Kitching. Follow it to the end and…

The San Gabriel Mountains as seen from Olive Hill, Moreno Valley, CA

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Mojave Drive (Rancho Cucamonga)

Mojave Drive (Rancho Cucamonga) Location: Rancho Cucamonga, corner of Reales St. and Mojave Drive. From the east, take the 210 Freeway to Archibald. Turn right, go a mile and turn left on Wilson. Go 0.8 miles and turn right on Beryl. Go a mile and turn right on Reales St. and park where available (parking…

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Oakmont/Oak Ridge Loop (Redlands)

Oakmont/Oak Ridge Loop (Redlands) Location: Southeast Redlands at Oakmont Park, Sutherland Drive and South Lane. From I-10, take the Yucaipa Blvd. exit. Head south (turn left if you’re coming from Palm Springs; right if you’re coming from San Bernardino) and make your first left onto Outer Highway 10 South. Go 0.3 miles and turn right…

Oakmont Trail, Redlands, CA

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Oak Grove Loop (Chino Hills)

Oak Grove Loop (Chino Hills) Location: Grand Avenue Park, Chino Hills. From the 57/60 Freeways, take the Grand Avenue exit and head southeast for 3.3 miles to the park.  Turn right and park in the lot. From the Riverside area, take the 71 Freeway to the Edison Avenue/Grand Avenue exit.  Turn left on Grand Avenue…

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San Dimas Canyon Loop

San Dimas Canyon Loop Location: Horsethief Canyon Park, San Dimas. From points east, take the 210 Freeway to the Foothill exit. Turn right on Foothill Blvd. and go 0.4 miles to San Dimas Canyon Road. Turn right and go 0.3 miles and bear left on Sycamore Canyon Road. Go 0.2 miles and turn left onto…

Vista point above San Dimas Canyon, CA

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