This hike is number 49 in the 1998 edition of Trails of the Angeles, and is a different, much worse hike than before.
Guide to various Fish Canyon trails, and warning about the dangers of the new trail.
When available, the date of the described hike is given in parentheses for each link.
Duarte to Fish Canyon, Fish Canyon Falls (20Jun98) Ernest M. Scheuer
Duarte to Fish Canyon, Fish Canyon Falls (< 6/97), Willi Wilkens
Fish Falls (1978), Charles Hayden
There are also 3 articles in the L.A. Times, but you have to pay to read them on the web. Search for "fish canyon" at L.A. Times Archive Search.
- Falling for Nature; The Reader's Page; Sunday, July 19, 1998, Home Edition, Section: Travel, ID: 0980066090, Words: 85.
Regarding "Angling for Better Trail to Fish Canyon Falls" (Hiking, June 21):, After having recently completed the strenuous hike to the falls, I couldn't agree with John McKinney's article more.
- Angling for Better Trail to Fish Canyon Falls; Hiking: San Gabriel Mountains; Sunday, June 21, 1998, Home Edition, Section: Travel, ID: 0980057636, Words: 720, Byline: JOHN McKINNEY.
You've heard fish stories before--tales of secret spots, anglers' heavens and, the big one that got away.
- New Mountain Trail Throws Some Hikers for a Loop;Sunday, June 7, 1998, Home Edition, Section: Metro, ID: 0980053107, Words: 505, Byline: SUSAN ABRAM , TIMES STAFF WRITER.
They hit the road on an overcast Saturday morning, eager to stand before, an 80-foot, stairway-fashion waterfall largely unseen for more than a, decade, and to be among the first to set foot on a new trail in the San, Gabriel Mountains.
Picture of Falls by O.Bisogno Scotti.
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