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Location: San Bernardino County, about 10 miles northeast of Yucaipa, 89 miles from Los Angeles
|Auto Club||Los Angeles and Vicinity, San Bernardino Mountain Area|
|Forest Service||San Bernardino National Forest|
|USGS Topos||Forest Falls 7½, Big Bear Lake 7½|
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Nearby Peaks: San Bernardino Peak, Anderson Peak, Shields Peak
(USFS Adventure Pass may be required)
- Distance: 16 miles round trip on trail
- Gain: 5170'
- Time: 8-9 hours round trip
- Rating: Class 1, very strenuous
Original: Warren E. von Pertz and Al Campbell, February 1973
DRIVING ROUTE 4
- Take I-10 east past San Bernardino to the Orange Street exit (SR
- Go one block east, then go north (left) 0.5 mile to Lugonia Avenue.
Turn right on SR 38 (east).
- Go 8.0 miles to the Mill Creek Ranger Station.
- Continue east on SR 38 about 5 miles to the Valley of the Falls
Road on the right. Turn right.
- Drive 2.9 miles to a parking area on the left. Park here.
HIKING ROUTE 4
- From the parking area (5520'), hike up the Momyer Creek Trail (1E06).
At approximately 3 miles and 7300' elevation there is a difficult to see junction
with the Old Momyer trail. Continue on this trail
its junction with the San Bernardino Peak Trail (1W07) in a saddle.
The Old Momyer trail is apparently no longer maintained and is overgrown and often indistinct.
left and hike west another 1/2 mile, where the trail starts down just
past a large rock outcropping on the south. This is the turnoff for
San Bernardino Peak.
- Leave the trail on the left
and hike up to the rock outcropping. This is the summit of San Bernardino