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Mt. Baldy Ski Area

8401 Mt Baldy Road, Mount Baldy, CA 91759
+1 909-982-0800
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Hottest day of the year:)

I suspect this deserves a 5 star any other time than when we were there. It was dry, dry, dry and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Los Angeles, California
"Grateful" Thanks Nancy for taking me for a hike up Mt. Baldy!!!

I highly recommend this hike! Nancy and I drove from San Diego and ended up at the base around... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
John V
Austin, United States
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This popular California ski area offers more than 50 trails for downhill and snowboard enthusiasts.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible12%
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“chair lift” (14 reviews)
8401 Mt Baldy Road, Mount Baldy, CA 91759
+1 909-982-0800
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I suspect this deserves a 5 star any other time than when we were there. It was dry, dry, dry and the zip line was not open. We took the ski lift up and then hiked a little bit but not up to the top....More

Thank Belzob
Reviewed 15 September 2017

I highly recommend this hike! Nancy and I drove from San Diego and ended up at the base around 10:30. We stopped for a rest room break at the Top Of The Notch Restaurant. We made it to the summit around 3:45 PM and spent...More

Thank John V
Reviewed 5 September 2017

I hiked the Mt Baldy summit twice over the last week and I am totally blown away by the views. I choose to hike the loop fro. Manker flats to the Baldy Notch and then the Devils Backbone to mt Baldy Summit, descending the Ski...More

Thank Vindens S
Reviewed 12 August 2017

This drive is free of charge and such amazing views of the mountains the whole drive. Take Mt. Baldy road to the first little town at 2000 ft. only road off Mt. Baldy is left, drive to Glendora through the mountains. I only passed bikers...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 6 August 2017

I have been planning to go every time a coupon pops up on my email. In every season summer or winter couldn't seem to find a day to drive up this mountain. Finally a short zip line was added as an attraction with a promotional...More

Thank Maria2628
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Traveled to Mt. Baldy area as a side trip on our way from LAX (after flying in from KY) to San Diego for vacation. Purchased round trip chair lift and lunch at Top of the Notch restaurant tickets online before we visited for my husband...More

1  Thank Allison W
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We took 2 of our teen granddaughters to Mt. Baldy Ski Lift and had such a wonderful time. The scenery was beautiful and we had so much fun with Zip Linning. I cannot say enough about the staffs. They were so friendly and have a...More

Thank d2s1c2j
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Check Groupon for discounts for the chairlift. They sometimes offer a good deal on combined lift and lunch packages for 2, 3, and 4 people. Caution that there are exclusion dates and you need to activate the Groupon. The "lunch" part is basically a $10...More

1  Thank TouristThruLife
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We hiked up there instead of using the ski lift for 25$ because dogs are not allowed on the ski lift and the ski season is over so I couldn't take my snowboard either. I wanted both. The hikes starts from the Parking lot -...More

2  Thank judyblonde86
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We just wanted to take the ski lift to the top and look around. The view was nice. There was a bit of snow, but was melting slowly during the March of California weather. This is no resort, so don't expect anything fancy. The service...More

2  Thank Dude_IN_LosAngeles
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27 December 2017|
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Response from TouristThruLife | Reviewed this property |
Well, safety is a relative thing. From the tone of your question, I'd say that you already know that there is plenty of opportunity for things to go wrong, especially with a young child or someone not familiar with riding a... More
Angela C
31 July 2017|
Response from TouristThruLife | Reviewed this property |
One set of 4 lines. Youtube has a great video "A look at Mt Baldy Ski Lifts new Zip Line", video number v=l85Ft32Ue2Q
28 April 2017|
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Response from judyblonde86 | Reviewed this property |
I doubt if there is any public transportation available with reasonable timing. Rent a car for 20$ and it would get you there in about 45mins...