Album: Rattlesnake Peak


Category
Outdoor Adventures
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Album Date
2/15/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Added
1/1/2013 12:00:00 AM

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Iron Mountain (rear center) 
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Iron Mountain 
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The gate at the parking area where the hike to Rattlesnake Peak begins. This is the road that leads up to the "Tunnels to Nowhere". 
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Iron Mountain 
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This is where the trail starts. 
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Mount Baldy (as seen from below Rattlesnake Peak) 
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One of two "Tunnels to Nowhere". 
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A typical section of the trail. It's basically just like this all the way to the top. 
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Rattlesnake peak to the right with Bumb 5030 to the left. 
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Bump 5030 to the left and Rattlesnake Peak to the right. In the foreground is a marker at about the point the ridge starts to curve to the North. 
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Another section of the trail where it's been cut back fairly well. 
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An old dead tree just past Bump 5030. This is one of only about 2 places where you might find some shade if you need it. 
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Mount Baldy as seen from just below Rattlesnake Peak. 
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I believe this is South Mount Hawkins (as seen from Rattlesnake Peak). 
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Summit of Rattlesnake Peak. 
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The USGS benchmark. Note that it's marked Fang which you will also see on the topo maps. 
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Iron Mountain (left) and Mount Baldy (right) as seen from Rattlesnake Peak 
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Iron Mountain (center) and Mount Baldy (right) as seen from Rattlesnake Peak 
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Mount Baldy as seen from Rattlesnake Peak. 
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This register dates back to 1964! I think that makes it the oldest one in the San Gabriels. 
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This register dates back to 1974 
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Mount Baldy (rear) as seen from Rattlesnake Peak 
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Ontario Peak, Bighorn Peak, and others as seen from Rattlesnake Peak. 
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Iron Mountain (middle) and Mount Baldy (right) as seen from Rattlesnake Peak. 
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The first of the two "Tunnels to Nowhere". This one is not visible from the Rattlesnake Peak trail. It's about a quarter mile up the road from where the trail starts. 
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North end of the first tunnel. 
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The second tunnel as seen from the first tunnel. This one looks to be about another mile up the road. 
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The Heaton Flat trail as it works it's way up to the ridge. 
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Heaton Flat trailhead. 
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The Heaton Flat trail. 
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A 1968 marker on a drainage culvert. 
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The Heaton Flat parking area 
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Wide shot of the West Ridge leading down from Rattlesnake Peak.