Sunset Overlook Trailhead Area Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Pasadena, City of (City of Pasadena)
Document Title
Sunset Overlook Trailhead Area Project
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Open Space

Document Description
The project consists primarily of restoration and improvement of a major trailhead that serves as the eastern entrance to the Hahamongna Watershed Park trail system and the Gabrielino National Recreation Trail. Specifics of this project include: - Create an entrance to Sunset Overlook; - Replace existing chain link parking lot fence with a low stone seat wall; - Provide interpretive signage along stone seat wall; - Enhance Mountain View Trailhead through native plantings and directional signage; - Expand existing parking lot near Windsor Avenue and Ventura Street; - Create new urban trail linkage; - Define trail with native plantings (consists of minor improvements to an existing informal trail); - Landscape south side of expanded parking lot with native vegetation; - Construct raised planter on the east side of the existing parking lot and landscape with native species; - Preserve existing stone walls; - Improve the Gabrielino Trailhead with informational signage; and - Removal of exotic, non-native species and plant native species to establish Coast Live Oak woodland community.

Contact Information
Rosa Laveaga
City of Pasadena, Parks & Natural Resources Division
233 West Mountain Avenue PO Box 7115
Pasadena, CA 91109

Phone : (626) 744-3883


Los Angeles
Cross Streets
Hamahongna Watershed Park area of the Arroyo Seco, in the vicinity of Windsor Ave. & Ventura St.
Total Acres
less than 1
Parcel #
5823-014-900 and 5823-015-902
State Highways
210, 110, 134
La Canada HS, Odyssey Charter, Flintridge Acdmy, Cleveland ES
Arroyo Seco Channel, Devil's Gate Dam
Other Information
Latitude: 34°11'37" N Longitude: 118°10'07" W

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Recreational (Improvements to Sunset Overlook Trailhead Area)
Local Action
Other Action Other Action: Public Undertaking
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Transportation Projects Cal Fire California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 7 California Highway Patrol California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Los Angeles Region 4 Department of Water Resources Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency San Gabriel and Lower Los Angeles Rivers and Mountains Conservancy California Native American Heritage Commission

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