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Whittier Turnbull Canyon

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14 mi 23 km of trail 1 Recommended Route

Easy Trails 2 Trails Intermediate Trails 11 Trails Hard Trails 0 Trails

This area is a part of the Puente Hills Preserve managed by the Puente Hills Habitat Preservation Authority (Habitat Authority). Our mission is dedicated to the acquisition, restoration, and management of open space in the Puente Hills for preservation of the land in perpetuity, with the primary purpose to protect the biological diversity. Additionally, the agency will endeavor to provide opportunities for outdoor education and low-impact recreation. Check out our website at habitatauthority.org/about-us/

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Be mindful of the Preserve trail hours found at habitatauthority.org/ Hours are sunrise to sunset. When the sun hits the horizon, the trails are closed. Trail are patrolled by rangers.
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Recommended Routes in Whittier Turnbull Canyon - 1

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Favorite Looking westward from the trailhead, enjoy a phenomenal view down the valley.
Intermediate/Difficult

Turnbull Canyon

12.0 mi 19.4 km 2,038' Up 621.26 m Up 2,037' Down 620.88 m Down

Whittier, CA

Trails in Whittier Turnbull Canyon - 10

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0.7 mi 1.1 km #1Rattlesnake
Intermediate/Difficult
Hacienda Heights, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Hacienda Heights, CA
1.7 mi 2.8 km #2Worsham Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Whittier, CA
Intermediate
Whittier, CA 10 
0.4 mi 0.6 km #33-B's
Intermediate
Whittier, CA
Intermediate
Whittier, CA
0.5 mi 0.8 km #4Freeway
Intermediate
Hacienda Heights, CA
Intermediate
Hacienda Heights, CA
0.5 mi 0.7 km #5Escalator
Intermediate
Hacienda Heights, CA
Intermediate
Hacienda Heights, CA
2.1 mi 3.3 km #6Rose Hills Fire Rd
Intermediate
Whittier, CA
Intermediate
Whittier, CA
1.8 mi 2.9 km #7Skyline Dr - fire road (SST Segment C)
Intermediate
Hacienda Heights, CA
Intermediate
Hacienda Heights, CA
1.0 mi 1.5 km #8Tank Fire Rd
Easy/Intermediate
Whittier, CA
Easy/Intermediate
Whittier, CA
1.2 mi 1.9 km #9Workman Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Whittier, CA
Intermediate
Whittier, CA
2.0 mi 3.2 km #10Schabarum-Skyline Trail (Segment B)
Easy
Avocado Heights, CA
Easy
Avocado Heights, CA

Photos of Whittier Turnbull Canyon - 14

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Looking westward from the trailhead, enjoy a phenomenal view down the valley.
Mar 6, 2017 near Whittier, CA
Cow Trail - Turnbull Canyon, Whittier, CA
Feb 29, 2020 near Whittier, CA
Trails turn greasy in the rainy season
Feb 10, 2019 near Whittier, CA
Rattlesnake and Native Oak trails.
Jan 3, 2017 near Haciend…, CA
The drop-in at Cow Trail
Jun 7, 2014 near Whittier, CA
A fun wall-climb. Watch out for the hikers!
Feb 14, 2014 near Whittier, CA
Looking down the line at Cow Trail
Jun 7, 2014 near Whittier, CA
The start of A-Line, a thrilling side-winder that will get you blood rolling.
Feb 14, 2014 near Whittier, CA