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Location: San Bernardino County, about 2 miles north of Big Bear City, 110 miles from Los Angeles
|Auto Club||Los Angeles and Vicinity, San Bernardino Mountain Area|
|Forest Service||San Bernardino National Forest|
|USGS Topos||Fawnskin 7½, Big Bear City 7½|
|Official HPS Maps
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| ||Viewable JPG file - Approximately 660K|
| ||GPX file or Google Earth KML file to
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| ||Routes as shown on
CalTopo using the above files (How to use CalTopo)|
(USFS Adventure Pass may be required)
- Distance: 3.4 miles round trip on road
- Gain: 900'
- Time: 2 hours round trip
- Rating: Class 1, easy
Original: Dick Akawie, November 1973
DRIVING ROUTE 1
- Drive east on I-10 to I-215.
- Drive north on I-215 to SR 210.
- Drive east on SR 210 to SR 330.
- Drive north on SR 330 to SR 18 at the town of Running Springs.
- Drive east on SR 18 to the dam at Big Bear Lake. Turn left on SR
- Drive on SR 38 to Fawnskin.
- Continue east on SR 38 for 6.5 miles to the junction of SR 38 and
SR 18, north of Big Bear City. Continue east on SR 18.
- Continue 3.6 miles to a fork on the left with 3N16. Turn left. Note
your odometer and go as follows:
- At 1.0 mile, county dump. Keep left (west) on 3N16.
- At 1.8 miles, the Doble Mine.
- At 2.4 miles, Jacoby Canyon Road 3N69 to the left (south). Park here.
Parking is limited.
HIKING ROUTE 1
- From the parking area (7330'), hike south up 3N69 to the top of a ridge.
- Continue on the road as it runs along the ridge (west), then turns right
(northwest) and starts definitely downhill.
- Leave the road and hike
southeast along the rocky ridge about 500' to the summit.
4WD vehicles can drive within 0.1 mile of the summit.