town without a traffic light. Elevation 6,000 ft. Approximate
population, 3,300. Only 15 miles off I-15, it's the easiest mountain drive
in southern California.
Originally inhabited by Serrano Indians, Wrightwood
evolved into a
apple orchard, then finally into a quiet mountain resort community.
is apparent with buildings from years ago still standing and incorporated
into everyday community life.
picnics and plain old FUN!
Wrightwood is a land of four seasons, always something to do, always an
opportunity to relax and enjoy life.
Adventuring hikers and can access points of interest and
features such as
Mt. Baden Powell, the
Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail, and enjoy
the Angeles National Forest and its secret wonders. Peace
and quiet is a major feature of this wonderful community.
Wrightwood is home to the some of the finest skiing in southern California.
offers family/intimate and glade skiing while
provides nearly 20 miles of runs for more experienced skiers. Throughout
the Angeles National Forest there are many areas available for snowplay,
sledding, and other winter opportunities.
Visit, vacation or come live in Wrightwood -- enjoy a taste of
our mountain hospitality anytime.
for more information see
History of Wrightwood
for local current events and news, see
Tricommunity News Plus
Mountaineer Progress Newspaper