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Location: Los Angeles County, about 9 miles south-southeast of Palmdale, 48 miles from Los Angeles
|Auto Club||Los Angeles and Vicinity|
|Forest Service||Angeles National Forest|
|USGS Topo||Pacifico Mountain 7½|
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Nearby Peaks: Old Mount Emma, Cole Point
(USFS Adventure Pass may be required)
- Distance: 2 miles round trip on use trail and firebreak
- Gain: 1000'
- Time: 1 1/2 hours round trip
- Rating: Class 1, easy
Original: Warren E. von Pertz, February 1969
DRIVING ROUTE 1
- From the intersection of I-210 and Angeles Crest Highway (SR 2),
drive north on Angeles Crest Highway 9.5 miles to Angeles Forest
Highway. Turn left (north).
- Go about 20 miles to the Mount Emma Road. Turn right (northeast).
- Continue 2.0 miles to where the road goes over a shallow saddle. Park
HIKING ROUTE 1
- From the parking area (4250'), hike southeast up a use trail which
meets a firebreak at 4300'.
- Follow the firebreak to the summit.