Switzer Falls / Bear Canyon

My hikes in the San Gabriel Mountains have proven quite rewarding, despite drive times of over an hour and a half one way.  This day’s hike was no exception.  Although the trail totaled out at just over 8 1/2 miles, this was a day full of variety.  I rock-hopped through rugged canyon bottoms to serene waterfalls and then climbed up on narrow cliff-hugging tracks with awesome mountain views.  This hike is a winner.

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