Take the 210 freeway to Pasadena. Exit Lake Avenue and head north. After 3.5 miles, turn left at the T onto Loma Alta Drive. After one mile, make a right on Chaney Trail. The 1.5 mile road winds up to Sunset Ridge and down to a parking lot for Millard Campground and the trail to Dawn Mine. Park at Sunset Ridge or the lot. If parking at the lot, find the trail climbing the canyon just before the campground. This trail climbs to Sunset Ridge in 1 mile.
Dawn Mine Trail is a 4.4 mile loop trail that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, mountain biking & walking and is accessible from September until May. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
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