This video is a full guide and review of Rattlesnake Canyon near Landers/Johnson Valley, CA.
Rattlesnake Canyon is an easy off-road trail that starts at Old Woman Springs Road/Hwy 247 in Landers CA, and winds its way up into the back-side of Big Bear approximately 12 miles from Highway 247. Much of the trail is flat and easy dirt road but there are a few sandy areas and some washed-out rocky spots, however any 4×4 truck should have no trouble driving this trail.
Rattlesnake Canyon Start & End Locations
- Rattlesnake Canyon Trail Start map-link: Hwy 247 & Rattlesnake Canyon Road
- Rattlesnake Canyon Trail End: Big Bear
Free GPS (.GPX) file download of Rattlesnake canyon
This .GPX track file starts just off of Hwy 247/Old Woman Springs Road and follows Rattlesnake Canyon Road to the end of the canyon, near Big Bear, CA.
Max elevation: 5324 ft
Min elevation: 3452 ft