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Location: San Bernardino County, about 10 miles north-northwest of San Bernardino, 91 miles from Los Angeles
|Auto Club||Los Angeles and Vicinity, San Bernardino Mountain Area|
|Forest Service||San Bernardino National Forest|
|USGS Topos||San Bernardino North 7½, Silverwood Lake 7½|
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Nearby Peaks: Cajon Mountain, Sugarpine Mountain,
(USFS Adventure Pass may be required)
- Distance: None
- Gain: None
- Time: None
- Rating: Drive-up
Original: Warren E. von Pertz and Paul A. Lipsohn, 1974
DRIVING ROUTE 1
- Drive east on I-10 to I-15, then north on I-15 to SR 138. Turn
- Go 8.0 miles to the junction with SR 173 on the left near Lake
Silverwood. Keep straight on SR 138.
- Drive another 2.6 miles and exit on Cleghorn Road (2N49). This is also the
main entrance to Lake Silverwood. At the bottom of the off-ramp, turn right on
2N49. Note your odometer and go as follows:
- At 0.8 mile, pavement ends.
- At 2.4 miles, fork. Go right.
- At 4.0 miles, Cleghorn Pass and a hairpin turn at two water tanks.
- At 6.3 miles, Cajon Lookout road fork on the right. This is the
parking spot for Cajon Mountain. Keep left.
- At 8.7 miles, fork in a saddle. This is the parking spot for
- At 9.4 miles, fork. Go right.
- At 9.9 miles, fork. Go left.
- At 11.4 miles, fork at a shallow saddle. Park
HIKING ROUTE 1
- From the parking area, hike west up a short road to the summit, where
there is a monument which honors Father Garces, the first white man to
cross the San Bernardino Mountains.