The Angeles National Forest offers natural environments, spectacular scenery, developed campgrounds and picnic areas, swimming, fishing, skiing and the solitude of quiet wilderness areas. Trails winding throughout the forest accommodate hikers, equestrians, mountain bikers and off-highway vehicle enthusiasts. Please visit our recreational activities page for more information.
Coldbrook Campground (located in San Gabriel Canyon) will be closed for 11 days so road paving and other maintenance issues can be performed. The campground will be closed starting at 8 a.m. on Monday, July 20, 2015, and remain closed through Thursday, July 30, 2015. The campground will reopen on Friday July 31, at 6 a.m. The next nearest open campground is Crystal Lake Campground located approximately 8 miles north of Coldbrook.
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A San Gabriel Mountains National Monument Community Meeting will take place July 25, 2015 between 2pm-5:30pm at the Langley Center (400 W. Emerson Ave, Monterey Park) The meetings will be held in English and Chinese. All are welcome.
Initial Comment Period for San Gabriel Mountains National Monument Plan Extended to August 11, 2015
The official comment period will be open from June 12—August 11, 2015 for a 45 day comment period. The Forest is required to have the Monument Plan completed with the next three years from the October 10, 2015 designation. The plan, once developed and approved, will guide how Monument resources and uses will be managed until the plan is revised. During the official comment period you may attend one of the five open house style meeting, comment through email or contact the Forest service for more information or a hard copy of the scoping letter by calling (626) 574-5278 and ask for Justin Seastrand, Forest Planner.