Fall Operation Hours

Friday
Scenic Rides: 11am to 6pm
Top of the Notch: 11am to 6pm

Saturday & Sunday
Scenic Rides: 7am to 6pm
Top of the Notch: 8am to 6pm

Mt Baldy Scenic Lift Rides

Scenic Lift Rides

Sugar Pine Chair Lift (chair 1) ferries riders from our parking lot to the Top of the Notch Restaurant. It gives access to miles of hiking trails including the popular route across Devils Backbone to the summit of Mt San Antonio (Mt Baldy). The ride is approximately 17 minutes and travels a distance of 1 mile.

Summer Hours:
Monday thru Thursday: Currently Closed
Friday: 11:00am – 7:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 7:00am to 7:00pm

Tickets Options:
One-Way Ride | Roundtrip Ride | More Info

Mt Baldy Top of the Notch Restaurant & Bar

Top of the Notch

Restaurant & Bar – After a 15 minute ride on the Sugarpine Chair Lift, guests arrive to the Top of the Notch at 7,800ft. With a rich history beginning in the 1950s, the Top of the Notch provides a unique dining experience overlooking Southern California. 

Summer Hours:
Monday thru Thursday: Currently Closed
Friday: 11:00am – 7:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 7:00am to 7:00pm

Discount Packages Options:
Look-out-Lunch | Hikers Buffet | More Info

Mt Baldy Hiking Trails

Hiking Trails

One of the most popular Southern California hiking trails starts from the Ski Area parking lot. Hikers can ride the ski lift, which is operational on weekends during summer, to the 7800 foot level to the Top Of The Notch Restaurant and, on a clear day, a view of Catalina Island.

Alternatively hikers can take the service road from the Ski Area parking lot to the Top Of The Notch Restaurant.

Discount Packages Options:
Look-out-Lunch | Hikers Buffet | More Info