Bailey Canyon Trail to Jones Peak is a 6.1 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Sierra Madre, California is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible year-round. (From Alltrail)
It is outside Orange County but yet not too far. Also, this is a good training hike for your next mountain hike. Plus, there is a nice view of the Los Angeles basin at the peak.
Level: Moderate+ (due to gain)
Distance: 6+ miles
Time: 3-4 hours
Type: Single track and fire road, shade in morning. Pretty warm
Dogs: Permitted on leash
Water: Not available
Restrooms: Available at trailhead
Bring: Hat, sunscreen, 2 liters of water and snaks. Poles may be helpful on the ascent to/descent from the peak.
Parking: Free lot on site and free street parking. THE LOT IS VERY SMALL most likely you will need to park on the nearby streets. Pay attention to posted parking signs.
451 W Carter Ave, Sierra Madre, CA 91024
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