ALGER CREEK TRAIL CAMP  - BACKPACK

 

MOMYER CREEK TRAILHEAD

Location

Forest Falls

Lat/Lon

34.0871,-116.915     Google Earth

Elevation

5400 feet     Weather

Driving Distance

73 miles - about 1 hour 30 minutes     Google Maps Driving Directions

Driving Directions

WEST on Sandburg Wy
RIGHT
onto Culver Dr for 0.6 mi
MERGE
onto I-405 North for 1.2 mi to Exit 7/Jamboree Rd
RIGHT onto Jamboree Rd for 3.4 mi
CONTINUE on CA-261 North (toll) for 5.8 mi
CONTINUE on CA-241 North (toll) for 6.5 mi
MERGE onto CA-91 East for 24.8 mi
CONTINUE on I-215 North for 5.6 mi
MERGE onto I-10 East for 7.7 mi to University St exit
LEFT onto University St for 1 mi
RIGHT onto CA-38/Lugonia Ave for 13 mi
RIGHT onto Valley of the Falls Dr for 2.8 mi
ARRIVE at Momyer Creek Parking Area
on Left

Remarks Adventure Pass required for each vehicle - available on-line or at Big 5, Sports Authority, and Ranger stations

 

MOMYER CREEK TRAIL to ALGER CREEK TRAIL CAMP

Distance

6.5 miles round trip

Elevation Gain

1400 feet

Difficulty

Moderate

Season

June to October     Weather

Topo Map Forest Falls (7.5')

Permit

San Gorgonio Wilderness Permit required (Maximum 12 campers and 8 stock per permit with different names)

Forest Service Description

Momyer Creek 1E06 - The trailhead is reached by turning east off Highway 38 to Forest Falls. Continue up the road 3 miles to the large parking area (5,400') on your left 100 yards before the fire station. Alger Creek Camp (7,100') is 3.7 miles. The single site is located about .25 miles below the trail.

Links

See San Bernardino Mountain Trails Hike #51

NFS Hike Descriptions

San Gorgonio Ranger Station - 34701 Mill Creek Rd, Mentone, CA 92359 - (909) 382-2881

 

 

ALGER CREEK TRAIL CAMP

Operated By

San Bernardino National Forest

Lat/Lon

34.1039,-116.904     Google Earth     Google Maps

Elevation

7100 feet     Weather

Capacity

 

Facilities

Untreated water nearby, wilderness toilets

Activities

 

Remarks