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17E

Cucamonga Peak

8859'

Location: San Bernardino County, about 8 miles north of Upland, 45 miles from Los Angeles

Maps

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

Nearby Peaks: Etiwanda Peak

ROUTE 1

(USFS Adventure Pass required)
Distance: 14 miles round trip on trail
Gain: 4200'
Time: 8-9 hours round trip
Rating: Class 1, strenuous

Original: Warren E. von Pertz, May 1969

DRIVING ROUTE 1

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 1

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

Cucamonga Peak is in the Cucamonga Wilderness. A permit is required. Applications are available on the trail just past the Icehouse Canyon Trailhead. Fill it and drop in the box, or contact the USFS Mt. Baldy Schoolhouse Visitor Center in Mt. Baldy Village at (909) 982-2829 (8:00 am to 4:30 pm). A permit can be obtained in advancy be writing to:

San Gabriel River Ranger District
Angeles National Forest
110 North Wabash Avenue
Glendora, CA 91741
(626) 335-1251