Switzer Falls might be the best know waterfall hike in Los Angeles County. This 50-foot waterfall is reachable via a 4.5 mile out-and-back trek that follows a shaded babbling creek down into a wooded canyon. This is one of the most popular hikes in front country of the San Gabriel Mountains. There is a picnic area at the trailhead, which gets crowded too.The trail to... Read more.
By: hikespeak Last updated: April 27, 2014
This trail is currently closed due to damages from the 2009 Station Fire
This trail was damaged by the 2009 Station FireThe west side of the San Gabriel Mountains offers less trails than the rest of the range, but it is home to one terrific waterfall. This four-mile round trip hike on Trail Canyon Trail tackles 700 feet of elevation gain to reach a sublime 30-foot waterfall. NOTE: While the Trail Canyon area of the Angeles National Forest... Read more.
By: hikespeak Last updated: April 28, 2014