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Wonderful bike ride (motorized or pedal)...

Only, go during the week... too many "speedsters" on the weekend. Lots of turnout to stop and... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
G S
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Los Angeles, California
It's all about the view

I've taken my kids and grandkids up the road and into the canyon for hikes. No facilities, so be... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
diana c
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Glendora Ridge Road, Glendora, CA 91741
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

Only, go during the week... too many "speedsters" on the weekend. Lots of turnout to stop and admire the views .. and there is much to behold!

Thank G S
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

I've taken my kids and grandkids up the road and into the canyon for hikes. No facilities, so be prepared for that. In the evening, the view of the San Gabriel valley is awesome. The kids spent a good 15 minutes trying to pick out...More

1  Thank diana c
Reviewed 5 February 2018

I've driven GMR off and on for decades. My Driver's Ed instructor took us up GMR and it was a good place to learn to drive on a very curvy road. It hasn't changed. Not a great place to go if you're in a rush...More

Thank CP220
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Lots of trails to choose from at different levels of challenge. Pretty clean but some paths are better groomed than others.

Thank Monique318
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

If you like to hike there are many trails all around. My favorite is at the corner of glendora Mtn rd / dalton springs. Begin with “poop out” to “punk out” this is a considered difficult and a great work out. There are many others...More

2  Thank Dawn H
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

This is Very scenic drive all the way to Mount Baldy on one side or to East Fork of the Azusa Canyon on Hwy 39, either way is very scenic with many look out points. Beware of thrill seekers Motorcyclists and motorists alike as this...More

Thank adam873
Reviewed 11 October 2017

There are many nice views from this road but you must be careful as this is a dangerious road with many curves and steep dropoffs. Drive slow and carefull. Nice place to see wild tarantulas.

Thank Dennis N
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Ride the Glendora Mountain (Ridge) Road on a cool Fall day. When you reach the fork n the road you can continue to Mt Baldy Village or return on the East Fork road through Azusa Canyon to Azusa. Either way you are rewarded with spectacular...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is about a 24 mile road with lots of curves, including many hair-pin curves. It's open most of the year except when fires are going or there is a high fire risk. I would drive it when it's below 80 degrees out to avoid...More

Thank brproactive
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Glendora Mountain Road (GLM) is a winding mountain road that can either lead to Mount Baldy or to the Azusa Canyon Hwy 39. It is very popular for bicycle, motorcycle and car enthusiasts because of the demanding road. It also popular with families who want...More

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