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15E

Lookout Mountain #2

6812'

Location: Los Angeles County, about 10 miles north of Claremont, 45 miles from Los Angeles

Maps

Auto Club: Los Angeles and Vicinity
Forest Service: Angeles National Forest
USGS Topo: Mt Baldy 7½, Mount San Antonio 7½
HPS: Route(s), waypoints and explanation of usage

ROUTE 3

Distance: 4 miles round trip on trail and steep cross-country
Gain: 2600'
Time: 4-5 hours round trip
Rating: Class 2, moderate
Navigation: Difficult
Leader Rating: "I", normal conditions

Original: Diane Dunbar

DRIVING ROUTE 3

Note: There is a good parking lot for ridesharing in this area. To get there, after turning west on Baseline Road, continue past Padua Avenue a short distance to Mills Avenue. Turn north on Mills, and continue to Mt. Baldy Road. The parking lot is at the northeast corner of this intersection.

HIKING ROUTE 3

This route is commonly used for descent after climbing Route 2.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

The lower section of this route in the gully is steep and loose. Caution must be exercised when ascending and descending this route. Care should be used when crossing the stream after leaving the Bear Canyon Trail.