California road trip ideas, plan trip to Angeles National Forest and visit Newcombs Ranch

Angels Crest highway in the mountains, plan a trip

Road trip along scenic Angels Crest

Angeles National Forest, California, USA
Latitude: 34.3432, Longtitude: -117.9842

Southern California road trip ideas are many. This is the land of freeways and cars. Drive down the Sunset or Hollywood boulevards, drive to Santa Monica or Malibu. The list goes on. And that list of California road trip ideas would not be complete without the visit to Angeles National Forest. San Gabriel Mountains dominate the horizon north of LA and that is where Angeles Crest highway runs.

Plan a trip to Angeles National Forest and get away from hustle and bustle of the busy city. To plan a trip visit Angeles National forest website. There you will find tons of useful information¬† – places of interest, maps, directions, permits and passes as well as alerts and notices. Prepare well as this mountain road trip will be different from others road trip ideas, you will be driving in the mountains at high elevations. Newcomb’s Ranch is a traditional stopping place in the mountains.

newcombs ranch - excellent southern California road trip idea
Newcomb’s Ranch at Angeles Crest highway

Newcomb’s Ranch is a chance to try something different and have a little rest after driving. This restaurant is a favorite among motorbike enthusiasts. The parking lot is full of fancy two-wheeled machines and their owners that enjoy motorcycle rides. Of course, if you prefer to have a picnic the Angels Crest highway has many beautiful places for that. Just keep driving until you see one that you like, stop and enjoy. The location being in the forest and mountains is very picturesque, so you can take many great travel images here.

dozens of motorcycles at Newcomb's Ranch
People and motorcycles in the parking lot
road trip ideas newcombs ranch at angeles crest
Rows of motorbikes at Newcomb’s Ranch

Newcomb’s Ranch Photo Gallery

Bronze eagle at the Ranch
Bronze Eagle at Newcomb’s Ranch, California road trip
Plan a trip to Newcomb's Ranch
Newcomb’s Ranch restaurant and pub, plan a trip to Angeles Crest
Scenic picture of mailboxes
Mailboxes at the Ranch, Angeles national forest
Roadside view of the Ranch, travel images
Roadside view of the Ranch, travel images
Angels Crest highway mountain road pictures
Angeles Crest highway scenic route
Road sign with distances to  Buckhorn, Big Pines, Wrightwood
Road sign at Angeles Crest Highway showing miles to Buckhorn, Big Pines, Wrightwood




  08.11.2015 by FPImages

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