Steep Canyon Trail

MODERATE 192 reviews
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Steep Canyon Trail is a 1.6 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Diamond Bar, California that features beautiful wild flowers 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.

DISTANCE
1.6 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
456 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

views

wild flowers

wildlife

rocky

3 days ago

it is a very good short hike. it does have some steep parts for the most part though it is easy. just a few calf burners. beautiful views, wildlife, and flowers

9 days ago

love it!

hiking
1 month ago

Good little hike, short trail but definitely a good work out.

1 month ago

Definitely lives up to its name, lots of steep parts to this trail. Encountered some people, all friendly

hiking
2 months ago

Very nice trail. Great informative signs and markers. Was easy to moderate. Lots of geocaching available along the way but I only was able to find one today.

3 months ago

I did this hike many years ago, and it and still remember very well how beautiful it was.

3 months ago

Nice short hike with a nice view of the city

hiking
3 months ago

Loved it!! Such a great and kind of quick hike. Perfect for a quick 30-minute/45-minute workout before work or any plans!!
The hills really get to you but the view is worth it all.
I’ll be back forsure!

hiking
3 months ago

very nice hike...short but a good work

hiking
3 months ago

Great workout! There’s a pretty view of the homes in that area. There’s lookout benches along the entire trail. It may be challenging for anyone with knee issues. It’s just as steep going down as it is going up

hiking
4 months ago

This is a fun climb. Great view and fun challenges.

5 months ago

Nice hike!

5 months ago

Challenging and short! Perfect besides all the dust from sand but no biggie I have my dogs a good wash.

hiking
7 months ago

This trail is much the same like many in the area. Good views and exercise.

I highly recommend it for people who want to challenge their elevation gain as it is a very steep incline. Hence the name.

hiking
9 months ago

One of my favorite trails! Close to home, the kids love it, and it has fantastic views!

hiking
10 months ago

Easy, relaxing short tract but stunning view to the city of diamond bar.

hiking
Saturday, May 20, 2017

like other reviews, it is quick close to residential area. But the view is stunning. Nt a long hiking, about an hr hiking for a cycle.

Friday, April 28, 2017

Saw two signs for rattlesnakes and caution tape *sprints*

Sunday, April 16, 2017

good little trail it's not long but it has ups and downs for a good workout and a good scenery

Monday, April 03, 2017

Good hike, but for the scenery you're surrounded by houses. Steep hills which is great for a workout. But I typically like to have better scenery that I can get lost in! Good for something quick and local!

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Really pretty scenery, the reason for the 4 stars instead of 5 is because there was some landscaping when I went and it sort of killed the vibe of enjoying the hike. It's also really close to houses so you will be seeing houses for the first half of the hike. It is an easy hike if your just trying to take it easy.

Friday, March 17, 2017

Short quick workout hike!

Saturday, March 04, 2017

Good hiking trail

hiking
Saturday, February 25, 2017

It's a trail in the middle of Diamond Bar, on that scale I give it a 4/5. You are surrounded by houses for the most part, but a couple of the peaks offer some great views of the the San Bernardino mount Ian ranges. I'll come again for the quiet trek it offers and the ease of parking.

trail running
Friday, February 03, 2017

Up and down and all around the fun continues on. Great views from the top and it's worth the work to get there.

Saturday, November 26, 2016

It was perfect for a post thanksgiving meal. Difficult at some parts but worth it because of the great views of downtown LA. Start of the trail is easy to find with plenty of parking!

hiking
Sunday, November 13, 2016

Going up hill is pretty steep, but worth it for the workout!

Sunday, November 13, 2016

Love it

hiking
Monday, October 31, 2016

Steep trail, almost no sun cover so come prepared if its a sunny day. has some nice views

hiking
Tuesday, October 18, 2016

good steep first mile. after that enjoyable

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