Location: San Gabriel Mountains Permits: Wilderness permits required for overnight stay. All Rights Reserved, 20 Ice House Canyon Rd, Mt Baldy, CA, 91759, USA, hiking tricks and tips that I’ve learned over the years, what hiking gear works and what gear doesn’t, Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument Hikes, please erase and block them using your web browser. Killarney Provincial Park, Sudbury. Hike 97: "Icehouse Canyon to Icehouse Saddle, Kellys Camp, Ontario Peak" - Good trail description, although somewhat abbreviated, with historical background. Surrounded by sugar pine forest, which shades the trail during the Summer months, massive boulders, canyon walls, and mountain peaks line up the trails. From here, it is about 2.75 miles to return to the Icehouse Saddle. Length12.1 miElevation gain3884 ftRoute typeOut & back Hike up this trail about 3/4 mile to a trail junction with the Chapman Trail. From the parking area (5000'), trail 7W07 starts just to the right of the old Icehouse Lodge foundation. Ontario Peak sits at 8,696 feet and features a trail that is just over twelve miles long. An ideal hike over Ontario Hill, which involves a car shuttle, begins by taking Sycamore Crest Trail up from the resort, and hiking east on Ontario Ridge Trail to Shell Beach, and then using the Bluff Trail to reach Cave Landing, where a second vehicle is used to drive 1.6 miles back to the resort. Note: This hike begins with the 3.6 mile climb to Icehouse Saddle. The Ontario Peak Trail is 2.7 miles long. Eventually the trail curves to reveal the craggy peak and the panoramic views of much of the Inland Empire along with the cascading slopes of the western San Gabriel Mountains and nearby Mount Baldy. Beginning from Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort in Avila Valley, the trail climbs through a lush oak grove to reach a junction with Ontario Ridge Trail at a south-facing saddle with lofty ocean views. Permits are self-issued at the trailhead. Distance: 1.3 km; Difficulty: easy (barrier-free) Quetico Provincial Park. From the saddle, I first reached the summit of Ontario Peak (8,694 ft), then I walked along the ridge to Bighorn Peak (8,441 ft) before descending and climbing to Cucamonga Peak (8,858 ft). Ontario Peak Trail can be fun in winter for snowshoeing as there is limited exposure on the way to the summit. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from May until November. → Backpacking Trip. It begins at Ice House Saddle and ends at Ontario Peak. If you don’t have ten days to spend on the trail, try hiking a section of it or choose a Killarney day hike. The Friends of Killarney Park Store carries several guides and maps of the park including the La Cloche Silhouette Trail Guide and waterproof copies of … All … We were melting snow at the top of Cucamonga Peak. This trail goes by Bighorn Peak. Ontario Hiking Week; Summit / Annual General Meeting; Spring Hike Day; International Trails Day; National Get Outside Day; Event Calendar; Photo Gallery; Get Involved. GPS, maps, and compass are a must! The trail itself is rather easy and pleasant. Also, they don't necessarily share the same parent. This is the Cucamonga Peak trail (from Icehouse Saddle). Day One: Icehouse Canyon to Kelly… This is a easy one way trail to Ontario Peak in Cucamonga Wilderness. This trailhead is a major trail that leads to a junction of many other peaks in the area including Cucamonga Peak. Parents refers to a larger category under which an object falls. Newsletter. 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