Start - Glendora Mt. Road

Map Legend

Near Finish - just before "The Wall"

Mt. BaldyStart(click and drag map; double click to move forward)

Start - Glendora Mt Climb

Start - Mt. Baldy Road Climb

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 Note:  Click on “View full route" (top left) which opens the Mt. Baldy RideWithGPS page.  Hover over the distance line at the spot you would like to begin a sub-  segment  for this climb.  Click your mouse on the start point and drag the vertical graphing line the distance you wish to obtain sub-detail from, then release the  mouse at the end  point.  This will give you the following sub-detail for the selected segment in the “Metrics” window top right of the page:  (a) distance, (b) elevation  gained and lost, (c)  max grade, (d) average grade (e) that segment's climb category – e.g. Cat 1, HC, etc., and (f) FIETS score for the segment.

Click on photo to navigate to alternate route - Glendora Mountain Road

Hover cursor over segment slices (below) for exact  grade of a particular segment. Map route (bottom) colors correlate with elevation legend colors.

Cycling Southern California

Mt. Baldy Road


  • Distance:                                    13.         

  • Beginning elevation:               1,647        

  • Ending elevation:                    6,478'

  • Average Grade:                       6.9%           

  • Elevation gained:                   4,855'              

  • Fiets Index:                              11.9

  • US. Rank:                                 #20

  • Location:  Climb begins at the intersection of North Mills Ave and Mt Baldy Road, 53 miles from LAX (34.1388, -117.7073 latitude/longitude. 

Background photo - U.S. #5 Pikes Peak CO.