Tag: Sierra Pelona

Burnt Peak/Sawmill Mountain

Burnt Peak/Sawmill Mountain Location: Sierra Pelona mountains, north Los Angeles County near Lake Hughes. From I-5, take the Lake Hughes Rd. exit and head northeast for 23 miles to its end at Pine Canyon Rd. Turn left on Pine Canyon Rd. and go 4.7 miles. Look for a large clearing on the left side of…

Burnt Peak, Angeles National Forest

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Sierra Pelona Loop

Sierra Pelona Loop Location: Sierra Pelona Mountains west of Palmdale and north of Santa Clarita.  From L.A. take the 14 Freeway to the Red Rover Mine exit.  Merge onto Ward Road, go 0.3 miles and continue onto Sierra Highway.  Go a mile and bear right on Shannondale Road.  Go 0.7 miles and turn right on…

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Ritter Ranch Loop

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