The Sugar Pine Chair Lift #1 provides Scenic Lift Rides from Mt Baldy Resort base area (6500 ft), to the Top of the Notch (7800 ft). The ride is approximately 1 mile and 17 minutes. Once up top folks enjoy majestic views of the Greater Los Angeles area to the south and Mojave Desert to the north. Take part in other activities Mt Baldy has to offer like hiking, disc golf, special events and the Desert View Zip Lines. The Top of the Notch area serves as a hub accessing miles of hiking trails including popular routes like the Devil’s Backbone to the summit of Mt San Antonio (10,064 ft) as well as other shorter walks for those just looking to take in some views.