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Location: Los Angeles County, about 12 miles south-southeast of Palmdale, 47 miles from Los Angeles
|Auto Club||Los Angeles and Vicinity|
|Forest Service||Angeles National Forest|
|USGS Topo||Pacifico Mountain 7½|
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| ||Routes as shown on
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Nearby Peaks: Mount Emma, Old Mount Emma
ROUTE 3 - West Ridge Direct
(USFS Adventure Pass may be required)
- Distance: 2.6 miles round trip, steep cross-country on open ridge in easy scrub brush
- Gain: 1500'
- Time: 2 hours round trip
- Rating: Class 1, easy
- Navigation: Moderate
Original: Peter Doggett, 2008
DRIVING ROUTE 3
- 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 (N3). Turn left (north).
- Go 14.2 miles to Mill Creek Summit.
- Continue another 3 miles on Angeles Forest Highway, passing the junction with paved Aliso Canyon Road that comes in from the left (west). Continue straight.
- About 200 yards from the junction park near Mileage Marker 7.10.
HIKING ROUTE 3
- From the parking area (4100'), follow the power line service road that wraps around the north
side of the hill to a saddle on the east side at 4320'.
- From the saddle turn east and follow the steep ridgeline generally eastward directly to the summit.