Sunset Peak

Sunset Peak Quick Facts

  • No permit required

  • National Forest Adventure Pass required for parking

  • Dogs allowed

  • Snow and ice in winter

  • Moderate

  • 1,400′ of elevation gain

  • 8 miles out and back

  • Trail tops out at 5,796′

Trail Description

The Sunset Peak “trail” is a winding fire-road hike to one of the front peaks near Mt. Baldy. It makes a great fitness hike and offers fantastic views of the valley and of Mount Baldy. The remains of an old fire tower that burned down years ago are at the summit.

Video Walkthrough

The best video I could find on this one was done by Hike Likers. Enjoy the comic relief.

Trail Map


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Elevation Profile

Sunset Peak Trailhead

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