This Meetup was canceled.
The trail as it winds down to the river bed below.
We are restoring a trail that has been unused for about 30 years. Please RSVP as soon as possible, but don’t RSVP if you cannot make it. I bring tools according to the RSVPs. ([masked] or RSVP via meetup)
Dagger Flat (center) as seen from the trailhead above.
Directions to Meeting spot:
Take the I-5 to the SR-14 North. Exit at Sand Canyon, turn right (South/East). Go all the way past all the houses, Placerita Canyon etc., going straight. Enter the Angeles National Forest and continue up!up!up! Sand Canyon Road until you see a memorial at a bad corner (on the right side). Shortly after this you will see a brown sign "Santa Clara Divide Road". Park in one of the turn outs to the left, right, or above this sign.
We will meet PROMPTLY at 7:00AM, and leave the gate PROMPTLY at 7:05AM. Please do not be late as we carpool in 4 miles on 3N17 to the trail head, due to the lack of parking on site. PLEASE BE PROMPT as we must relock the gate into forest road 3N17!
Quitting Time: 1:00PM
Water-3 to 4 liters, snacks, lunch, camera, bandaids, TP (there are no bathrooms), hand wipes, garden gloves, sunscreen, electrolytes, sun hat, and anything else you can think of to make you more comfortable and happy on the trail!
Thank you for helping us bring back this trail so we can all enjoy it.
Leader: Dianne Rated: Moderate+++