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    106 m
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    4.5 km
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    Sugarloaf to Sand Canyon Loop Trail


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    The Sugarloaf to Sand Canyon Loop Trail is a great family-friendly adventure in the San Bernardino National Forest that features a pleasant woodland landscape. While out hiking the trail, you will meander along peaceful forest paths and gain a small amount of elevation, before looping back around to arrive at the trailhead. Make sure to display a valid Adventure Pass in your vehicle when setting out on this hike.

    Route Description for Sugarloaf to Sand Canyon Loop Trail

    Whether you are looking to escape the chaos of the outside world or want to take your family exploring in the forest for a few hours, the Sugarloaf to Sand Canyon Loop Trail is an excellent route to do so. This hike features easy to navigate and traverse terrain, making for a fun day on the trails, no matter your skill level.

    Setting out from the trailhead on Pines Lane, you will head to the south and follow the path through the tree cover, where you will quickly come to a fork in the path. Heading right here, you will climb slightly uphill through the forest and follow the trail as it loops around to the east.

    At this point, you will descend through the tranquil woodland landscape and make your way to the northwest, where you will eventually arrive back at the trailhead where you began your adventure on the Sugarloaf to Sand Canyon Loop Trail.

    Getting to the Sugarloaf to Sand Canyon Loop Trail Trailhead

    The starting point for the Sugarloaf to Sand Canyon Loop Trail can be found at the south end of Pine Lane in Sugarloaf, CA.

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