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08B

Burnt Peak

5788'

Location: Los Angeles County, about 19 miles southeast of Gorman, 78 miles from Los Angeles

Maps

Auto Club: Los Angeles and Vicinity
Forest Service: Angeles National Forest
USGS Topo: Burnt Peak 7½
HPS: Route(s), waypoints and explanation of usage

Nearby Peaks: Liebre Mountain, Sawtooth Mountain

Printable version of this route

ROUTE 1

(USFS Adventure Pass required)
Distance: 5.8 miles round trip
Gain: 800' total, 600' out plus 200' on return
Time: 2-3 hours round trip
Rating: Class 1, easy
Navigation: Easy

Original: John Backus and Al Campbell, 1969

DRIVING ROUTE 1

  • Take I-5 north to the town of Castaic and exit on Lake Hughes Road.
  • Take Lake Hughes Road northeast for 23.6 miles to where it ends at a junction with N2, Pine Canyon Road. Turn left (west).
  • Go 4.7 miles to Bushnell summit with a junction with 7N23 on the left. Turn left. Note your odometer and go as follows:
  • At 2.0 miles, fork. Go right.
  • At 3.2 miles, junction. Park here.

HIKING ROUTE 1

  • From the parking area, hike west on 7N23A for 2.9 miles to the summit. The register is in a small rock cairn outside the northeast corner of the fence.

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Hundred Peaks Section, Angeles Chapter, Sierra Club
Published 2-July-2010
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