HIKE the San Gabriel Mountains


Best Day Hikes in the Foothills and High Country

“When John McKinney says, ‘Take a hike!’ you know it will be a good one.”
-Larry Mantle, host of AirTalk, KPCC

  • Easy-to-use guide to the best hikes in the San Gabriel Mountains. Complete with colorful stories, proven trail accounts, clear maps and directions
  • Hikes feature waterfalls, wildflowers, breathtaking views, and more

The San Gabriel Mountains are the beautiful backdrop for metro L.A. and for good reason are the most popular mountains for hiking in SoCal. This new guide details the very best trails: Eaton Falls, Echo Mountain, Mt. Baldy – and so much more! The front country offers inviting arroyos, fine vista points and easy-to-access trailheads. Head for the high country and enjoy fresh alpine air, grand mountain peaks and a wealth of taller trees. Choose from easy nature trails, moderate hikes, all-day adventures. Every Trail Tells a Story. Hike on!

Companion guides include HIKE the Santa Monica Mountains, HIKE Griffith Park and the Hollywood Hills and HIKE Southern California.