San Gorgonio Wilderness


San Gorgonio Wilderness

Infobox_protected_area | name = San Gorgonio Wilderness
iucn_category = Ib



caption = San Gorgonio range from the Dry Lake campground
locator_x =
locator_y =
location = California, USA
nearest_city = Cherry Valley, California
lat_degrees = 34
lat_minutes = 06
lat_seconds = 02
lat_direction = N
long_degrees = 116
long_minutes = 49
long_seconds = 40
long_direction = W
area = convert|94664|acre|km2|1|sing=on
established = 1964
governing_body = United States Forest Service

San Gorgonio Wilderness is the home of some great hiking, backpacking and several 10,000+ feet peaks, including the highest peak in Southern California — Mount San Gorgonio (convert|11499|ft|abbr=on|disp=/). The United States Congress designated the San Gorgonio Wilderness in 1964 and it now has a total of convert|94664|acre|km2|0. It is located in the San Bernardino mountains in Southern California and managed by San Bernardino National Forest

External links

* [http://www.recreation.gov/detail.cfm?ID=4751 Recreation.gov]
* [http://www.wilderness.net/index.cfm?fuse=NWPS&sec=wildView&wname=San%20Gorgonio%20Wilderness Wilderness.net]
* [http://www.sgwa.org/ San Gorgonio Wilderness Association]


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