Sturevant Falls Loop

This is one of the most popular trails in Southern California and for good reason. On this 9 mile journey you will pass by numerous waterfalls (both man-made and natural), streams, lush forests, campgrounds, picnic areas, cabins, and a wonderful lodge. Make sure you show up early in the morning to insure you can find a parking space reasonably close.


Highlights: Wooded canyon, streams, waterfalls, rustic cabins, historical landmark

  • Near: Sierra Madre, CA
  • Distance: 9 miles round trip
  • Elevation Gain/Loss: 1600 ft.
  • Hike Time: 5 hours
  • Difficulty: 5/10
  • Trail Condition: well maintained trail
  • Restrictions: Adventure Pass required to park
  • Rating: 4.5/5
  • GPX File Download >>CLICK HERE<<

Getting to the Trailhead:

From Los Angeles – 210 fwy (east) to Santa Anita Av. (north) to end of road.

Google Map Link


Trail Detail Map


Trail Profile


check dam

Check Dam (nice lighting)

sturtevant loop trail

Sturtevant Loop Trail

sturtevant falls

Sturtevant Falls

camp sturtevant

Camp Sturtevant


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