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Angeles Forest Scenic Highway

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24.6 miles: 33 minutes
Angeles Forest Scenic Highway (CR N3) traverses San Gabriel Mountains National Monument offering distant views of isolated, arid peaks. The two-lane road climbs into the rocky, scrub-strewn hills passing numerous canyons and washes before descending into the western Mojave Desert south of Palmdale.
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24.6 miles: 33 minutes
From the information center at Clear Creek on SR 2, Angeles Forest Scenic Highway (CR N3) ascends the weathered slopes of the San Gabriel Mountains, characterized by streams tucked away in steep canyons and rocky hills cloaked in chaparral. Picnic areas and trailheads line the highway, which crosses the Pacific Crest Trail at Mill Creek Summit, the route’s highest point.