****So first drive will be the 22nd.
I think Main Street Glendora will be the best meeting place, good parking and food, from there we can drive up Azusa Canyon, to the East Fork to GMR.****
Would like to get something going for Lotus owners in the SGV and surrounding areas.
I have been driving up the San Gabriel Canyons every weekend. Nice pleasant drive with zero police... I always see bunches of groups driving up there.
Great Breakfast locations in the area, such as Flappy Jacks and Main Street Glendora.
Where we Start: Azusa to Mt. Baldy, via San Gabriel Canyon and Glendora Mountain Road
What we drive: Lotus' and other light weight sports cars.
What to see: East Fork of the San Gabriel River; San Gabriel Canyon OHV Area; Crystal Lake
Where to eat: Camp WIlliams Resort Cafe, 24210 E. Fork Road, (626) 910-1126, open Friday to Sunday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Mt. Baldy Lodge, 6777 Mt. Baldy Road; (909) 982-1115, open Monday to Friday 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 9 a.m. to midnight, Flappy Jacks (Great food but usually a 45min Wait for breakfast)
Total drive distance: 60 to 80 miles, Total driving and dining time: 2-3 hours