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Location: Los Angeles County, about 10 miles north of Pasadena, 28 miles from Los Angeles
|Auto Club||Los Angeles and Vicinity|
|Forest Service||Angeles National Forest|
|USGS Topos||Condor Peak 7½, Chilao Flat 7½|
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Nearby Peaks: Josephine Peak, Mount Lawlor
(USFS Adventure Pass may be required)
- Distance: 6 miles round trip on trail
- Gain: 1500'
- Time: 4-5 hours round trip
- Rating: Class 1, moderate
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. Keep straight.
- Continue about 4.5 miles to the junction with the Mount Wilson Road
at the Red Box Ranger Station. Park here.
HIKING ROUTE 1
- From the parking area (4600'), hike east along
Angeles Crest Highway for 100', and
go up the dirt road on the left (2N46) for about 3/4 mile to a trail
junction on the left.
- Turn left and follow the trail about 1/4 mile to
the top of a ridge coming up from Red Box Divide.
- Continue on the trail
around the flanks of Lawlor
to the saddle between Lawlor and Strawberry
- Here the trail starts down along the east side of the ridge.
Leave it and ascend the use trail along the ridge to the summit.