SAN GABRIEL RIVER RANGER DISTRICT (SGRRD) NOVEMBER 2013
110 N. Wabash Ave.
Glendora, CA 91741
Primary Contact:Charlotte Whelan at the District Office (626) 335-1251, Ext. 221
Fax Number (626) 914-3790
TTY Calif. Relay (800) 735-2922
SGRRD (District Office) Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (626) 335-1251
Closed major Holidays
Mt. Baldy Visitor Center Friday-Sunday 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. (909) 982-2829
San Gabriel Cyn Gateway Ctr Saturday/Sunday ** 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (626) 969-1012
**NOTE: Visitor Center hours of operation are subject to change due to staffing availability. Please call ahead for current information.
ACCESSIBLE AREAS FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
Oaks Picnic Area:Day Use only
West Fork Road:Access for people with disabilities is available by permit at the San Gabriel River Ranger District located in Glendora.
Glenn Camp:Located off West Fork Road. Three sites are available for people with disabilities. Call first for availability.
Highway 39:Open to Crystal Lake Road junction (mm 38.13).
Crystal Lake Road:Open
East Fork Road:Open
Glendora Mtn Road:Open
Glendora Ridge Road:Open
Mt. Baldy Road:Open
OFF-HIGHWAY VEHICLE AREAS & ROUTES
Registration and Forest Service approved spark arrestors are required. ATV and dirt bike riders must wear a helmet. ATV riders under age 18 must complete a safety class. All vehicles must meet local, State and Federal laws.
No Alcoholic beverages are allowed
Areas may be closed at any time due to unsafe conditions caused by storms, fire danger or excessive-use capacity.
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San Gabriel Canyon OHV Area:Located in the riverbed, is open to the public, Saturday/Sunday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., exit at posted closing times. OHV only.
Rincon/Shortcut OHV Route:The
Rincon portionof the road is open for 10 miles to a closed gate. Enter and exit at Hwy 39 only. The
Shortcut portionof the road is closed until further notice. The following vehicles may access the Rincon road: 4x4s, Jeeps, high clearance pick-ups, high clearance SUVs and green sticker off-highway vehicles.
Vehicles: Pick-up trucks, Jeeps, high-clearance SUVs must have red or blue vehicle stickers.
Each driver must obtain his OWN permit w/combination. Please provide current vehicle registration and driver’s license. Obtain permit at San Gabriel district office Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., or San Gabriel Canyon Off Highway Vehicle Area Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Coldbrook Campground (mm 32.18)
:Will remain open throughout the winter. First-come, first-served. No reservations. $12 per site for one vehicle and $5 for second vehicle. Vault toilets. Fire in the fire ring (bring your own wood) and charcoal must be used in the grill provided by the Forest Service.
Crystal Lake Campground (mm 38.13)
: Will remain
open until inclement weather causes water shut off.Fee envelopes are available at the gate next to the Visitor Center.
Gate access is between 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Fawnskin Picnic Area: Charcoal only in the grills provided by the Forest Service. No wood fires. Propane/Gas stoves are acceptable. Cost is $5 for parking. Adventure Pass or Interagency will be accepted.
Camp sites in
Loops A, B and C (36 total)
are OPENfor overnight camping (drive-in). First-come, first-served. No reservations.
All other sites are closed. Campsites are $12 per site for one vehicle and $5 for second vehicle. Fire in the fire ring (bring your own wood) and charcoal must be used in the grill provided by the Forest Service. Drinking water is available at the site.
The access road to the lake is open to vehicle traffic. Fishing license required.
Visitor Centers may be open weekends when volunteers are available.
Crystal Lake Store hours are 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Closed Monday. Open on major holidays. Store accepts major credit cards with a minimum $10 purchase.
Glenn Trail Camp:Open. Ten accessible sites available. Seven (7) mile access by hike-in or bicycle. Vehicle access with permit for people with disabilities. Pit toilet and stream water available. Fire in the fire ring and charcoal must be used in the grill provided by the Forest Service.
Campfire permit is required.
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Manker Flats Campground
: Will remain
open until inclement weather causes water shut off.First-come, first-served. No reservations. Cost: $12 per site for one vehicle and $5 for second vehicle. Flush toilets and running water. Fire in the fire ring (bring your own wood) and charcoal must be used in the grill provided by the Forest Service. Personal propane or gas stoves/grills may be used.
RIVERS and STREAMS:
A valid California fishing license is required. For stocking information, contact the California State Fish and Game Department at (562) 594-7268.
West Fork: Open. Only artificial flies or lures with a barbless hook may be used in the
West Fork and its tributaries. From the second crossing up it is “Catch and Release” only.
East Fork / North Fork / San Antonio River: Open
San Gabriel Dam: North shoreline only.
Crystal Lake: Open. Vehicle accessible. Hike-in 1 mile from campground.
Burro Canyon Shooting Park:Managed by concessionaire
.Thursday through Monday, from
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For further information call (626) 910-1344.
The Oaks:14 group picnic sites for
Day-Use Only. No camping. Restrooms are available. Charcoal allowed in the grills provided.
No wood fires.Propane and pressurized gas grills or camp stoves are allowed. An Adventure Pass or Interagency Passport is required.
Fawnskin Picnic Area: Day Use only.Charcoal only in the grills provided by the Forest Service.
No wood fires.
GENERAL INFORMATION: For safety reasons, hiking trails are
travel.During the winter months trail conditions will change; watch the trails/roads for snow, ice and high water conditions, etc.
trails and peak: Open.
Cucamonga Wilderness trails: Open. Wilderness Permit required.
Icehouse Canyon: Open. Wilderness Permit required.
Bridge to Nowhere(Sheep Mountain Wilderness): Open. Wilderness Permit required if entering at East Fork trailhead.
West Fork Road and Bear Creek trails:Open
Upper Bear Creek Trail(off Hwy 39): 5.5 miles one-way to Bear Creek.
Lower Bear Creek Trail(off the West Fork): 1 mile to the trailhead.
Crystal Lake Area trails:Open.
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:Contact Mike Hansen at (626) 335-1251, Ext. 249.
Be a volunteer Naturalist.The purpose is to provide locally-trained naturalists to answer people’s questions and to lead nature walks at ANF locations. For more information visit the web page: http://sgmha.org/naturalist.html. Contact Steve Segreto at the Mt. Baldy Visitor Center at (909) 982-2829 or e-mail him at firstname.lastname@example.org.