Segment: Tom Sloan Saddle to Mt. Lowe Road
Stats: Tom Sloane Saddle to Mt. Lowe Road: 1.2 miles, 820′ gain. Mt. Lowe Road to Tom Sloane Saddle: 1.2 miles, 820′ loss. Round Trip: 2.4 miles 820′ gain and loss.
Last Hiked: 1-29-2018.
- Eaton Saddle to Mt. Lowe and Brown Mountain: 9.1 miles, 2,520′ of gain and loss.
- Cobb Estate to Tom Sloane Saddle: 16 miles, 3969′ of gain and loss.
- Cobb Estate to Bear Canyon Campground: 19 miles, 4619′ of gain and loss.
View of Trailhead from Mt. Lowe Road.
There is another trail that I found to be washed out and covered in poodle dog bush and turned back that looks like it also leads to Mt. Lowe Road but closer to Mt. Lowe Campground. I don’t suggest taking that trail. Here’s what that marker looks like to avoid confusion.
More photos here.