BURMA ROAD - Length: 3 miles. Elevation change: 1200
A forest service road creating a dramatic cut across a steep mountainside. It climbs from Little Tujunga Road to Highline Saddle on Mendenhall Ridge Road.
Trail head: Little Tujunga Canyon Road, a mile south of Dillon Saddle.
CONDOR PEAK TRAIL - Elevation change: 2700 ft.
This is a long winding trail up from Vogel Flat to Condor Peak and then onto Iron Mountain and Mendenhall Ridge Road. The trail passes some nice scenery as it crosses across a narrow ridge line at the head of two drainages and passes under some cliffs. This trail can make a long loop with Trail Canyon trail.
Trail head: The trail head is located on Big Tujunga Canyon Road approximately a mile north of Vogel Flat.
GOLD CANYON TRAIL - Length: 3 miles. Elevation change:
An poorly maintained pack trail up the side of Gold Canyon to Yerba Buena Road on Yerba Buena Ridge.
Trail head: Gold Canyon Trail reaches Big Tujunga at the first bridge from Sunland.
GOLD CREEK ROAD - Length: 10 miles. Elevation change:
A forest service road that crosses the Yerba Buena Ridge from Big Tujunga Canyon Road at Trail canyon to Gold Creek on the west. It Joins with Yerba Buena Trail and Yerba Buena Road along the top of the ridge.
Trailhead: The trailhead is adjacent to Trail Canyon along Big Tujunga Canyon Road.
MENDENHALL RIDGE ROAD - Length: 16 miles. Elevation
change: 2900 ft.
A forest service road along Mendenhall Ridge.
Trail head: The western trailhead is located on Little Tujunga Road on the pass between Little Tujunga Canyon and Sand Canyon. The eastern trailhead is located on Mount Gleason Road just west of Mount Gleason Campground.
LAKE VIEW TERRACE AREA TRAILS
TRAIL CANYON TRAIL - Length: 6 miles. Elevation change:
A pleasant foot path up Trail Canyon to a ridgeline between Iron Mountain and Condor Peak. There is a small waterfall along the lower portion of the trail. The waterfall can dry up during dry summers.
Trail head: The trailhead is located at the end of Trail Canyon Road along Big Tujunga Canyon Road after the first bridge.
UPPER PACOIMA CANYON TRAIL - Length: 8 miles. Elevation
change: 1200 ft.
This is a forest service road through Pacoima Canyon. This canyon has a remote feel to it.
Trail head: The western end of this trail starts on Mendenhall Ridge Road (no cars) near the Burma Road (no cars). The eastern end starts on Santa Clarita Divide Road at the North Fork Saddle.
YERBA BUENA ROAD - Elevation change: 1690 ft.
A Forest Service road along the top of the Yerba Buena Ridge. It joins Gold Creek Road on the northern end. It joins the Herres Ranch road on the western end. Herres Ranch Road can be taken to the east where it joins Oliver Road, Ebby Canyon Road, and Doane Road.
Trail head: This road is accessed through other roads and trails including Gold Creek Road, Oak Spring Trail, Gold Canyon Trail, and Herres Ranch Road.
YERBA BUENA TRAIL - Length: 2 miles. Elevation change:
A footpath along the Yerba Buena Ridge that connects Mendenhall Ridge Road with Gold Creek Road.
Trail head: The trailheads are at the Iron Mountain Saddle along the Mendenhall Ridge Road and the Gold Creek Saddle along the Gold Creek Road.