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Affordable and excellent ski hill!

I went to this hill for the first time March 9th 2017 (it's been a great year for snow!) And it was... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2017
Chelsea C
via mobile
Great & easy mountain place to get to from Upland

We are visiting from UK and my friend we stayed with drive us up here. Great views, twisty mountain... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2017
Taylorsouthwest
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Taunton, United Kingdom
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“ski resort” (3 reviews)
“snow and ice” (2 reviews)
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Mount Baldy, CA
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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

I went to this hill for the first time March 9th 2017 (it's been a great year for snow!) And it was excellent. The staff who fitted my dad with skis were friendly and helpful. The hill itself ranges from really easy to somewhat difficult....More

Thank Chelsea C
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We are visiting from UK and my friend we stayed with drive us up here. Great views, twisty mountain road which added to the adventure. Great views. It was still snowy in some places towards the top. People were hiking and went up the ski...More

Thank Taylorsouthwest
Reviewed 25 September 2016

If your looking for a quick mountain drive up and down this one is it. Just made this drive a few weeks ago. Just a Sunday drive. Mountain air at the top. Ski resort at the end of the road. It really is a dead...More

Thank nativecalifornian
Reviewed 21 July 2016

It's a really nice nature drive up the mountains from Redlands / I-210, filled with a curvy, twisty & winding road - glad it's not in the winter time! Very picturesque & scenic area! Enjoy...

2  Thank David B L
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Very fun drive up the mountains at least in Spring when no snow is there. Any car will generally do outside of snow season (otherwise u need chains and maybe 4x4 dependant on conditions). The town of Mt Baldy is like going back in time,...More

1  Thank docdot
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

We had a nice day driving up the mountain. We stopped several times along the way to enjoy the scenery and take pictures. Also stopped for lunch at a local restaurant.

Thank JRR132
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Make sure you have good brakes. The drive is short, and the views are great. Amazing to be at 80 degrees and sunny in LA, and drive less than 45 minutes to the scenic snow.

Thank Beverly N
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

It's a beautiful drive up to Mt. Baldy (the town) from Claremont, CA. Plenty of side turnouts / lookouts that let you see river beds and snow-capped mountains (in the winter season). The town itself is rather rustic (like it's 1963 and nothing has changed),...More

Thank ARLVAGUY
Reviewed 19 January 2016

The zig zagged roads are compensated by the gorgeous views as you get higher up the mountain. The town nearby is a great rest stop to just look around

Thank JaniBani06
Reviewed 14 October 2015

I love twisty roads driving, especially in a compact rent a car! I would of feel the zoom zoom if I was in a Mazda...oh ya, I was (Ford fiesta SE). Truly enjoyed the scenery. I love the fact that these is a warning signs...More

Thank Rudy-R283
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christyrn1022
23 May 2017|
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Response from Taylorsouthwest | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are a few places to stop. We saw people trekking. We were on a short afternoon visit and stopped off to walk around a bit and take photos. We didnt go on to trout lake as we were with a friend who didnt take us to... More
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Marleen D
28 December 2016|
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Response from David B L | Reviewed this property |
For me, it's Yes. Weather conditions change rapidly & you don't want to be out looking for chains instead of enjoying your leisure time. It's always better to be safe than sorry. Enjoy! Dave
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