Mount Baldy Benchmark
PLACE NAME: Mount Baldy (San Antonio) ELEVATION: 10,064 ft. COORDINATES: N34° 17′ 20″ W117° 38′ 48″ LOCATION: Los Angeles County, California, USA This replica benchmark has a felt-backing making it a beautiful paperweight, memento of your climb and conversation piece. It’s solid and substantial, like your achievement. Mount San Antonio, popularly called Mount Baldy because of its treeless summit, is a recreation magnet for the Los Angeles area. The opportunities include hiking, bouldering, skiing, winter mountaineering, and an annual run to the summit. The mountain has numerous hiking trails of varying difficulty and summertime accessibility is increased with the availability of a ski lift. Mount San Antonio is notable for its place in the history of establishing the speed of light through the experiments of American physicist, Albert Michelson.