Blue Ridge Trail


Area Status: Open

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The Blue Ridge Trail is 2.2-miles-long. The popular trailhead is located across the road from Big Pines Visitor Center in the parking lot near the flush toilet restroom building. The trail begins at the parking lot and ends at Blue Ridge Campground. 

At a Glance:
Distance: 2.2 miles (One-way)
Difficulty: Moderate
Elevation Gain/Loss: 1,000 feet
Highest Elevation: 8,000 feet

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Fee charged for some activities, Picnic tables, Toilets, Parking
Fees: Adventure Pass or America the Beautiful Pass required when parked at the flush restroom parking lot.
Open Season: Year-round
Usage: Light-Medium
Busiest Season: Fall
Closest Towns: Wrightwood
Water: NONE
Restroom: Flush toilets
Passes: Adventure Pass or America the Beautiful Pass required when parked at the flush restroom parking lot.
Operated By: Forest Service

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Day Hiking

Horse Riding

Picnicking

3 picnic tables (accomodates up to 8 people)

Amenities

Picnic tables: 3 picnic tables
Fee charged for some activities: Adventure Pass or America the Beautiful Pass required.
Parking: 7 total parking spots/2 ADA
Toilets: Flush toilets

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Area/Length : 
2.2 miles

  Latitude : 
34.378

  Longitude : 
-117.689

  Elevation : 
8000