Echo Mountain via Sam Merrill Trail

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Echo Mountain via Sam Merrill Trail is a 5.5 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Altadena, California that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

5.5 miles 1469 feet Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

camping

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

trail running

walking

horseback riding

forest

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

rocky

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Great Sunday after church hike, not to crowded and weather was prefect.

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8 days ago

It's a decent trail. It will take you about 2.5 hours to do the entire loop.

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15 days ago

Narrowness makes it hard to navigate with poles or packs. If you're training and packing heavy, I'd skip it. Also so busy that people don't really stop and would rather squeeze two ways of traffic in. Dangerous.

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16 days ago

I hike to Echo from diffents ways its really amazing.

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excelente