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Angeles National Forest

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Travel To Los Angeles On A Budget

Think you can’t afford a trip to LA? Think again.

07/18/2014

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CSUN Student Dies While On Frat-Sponsored Hiking Trip In Angeles National Forest

A Cal State Northridge student died while on a fraternity-sponsored hiking trip in the Angeles National Forest.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/02/2014

A U.S. Forest Service firefighter covers his face against the heat of advancing flames at the Williams fire in the Angeles National Forest on September 4, 2012 north of Glendora, California. The fire began late September 2, putting an early end to Labor Day weekend camping and hiking for vacationers, who were evacuated from the area as it spread to more than 4,000 acres in size. Officials project that it will take at least another week to establish a containment line around the fire which is burning in rugged and difficult to reach backcountry. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

46K Acres Burned In Station Fire To Reopen In Angeles National Forest

About 46,000 acres of the Angeles National Forest will reopen Saturday after the land was charred during the 2009 Station Fire.

05/23/2014

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2 Missing Hikers Found By Antelope Valley Search And Rescue Squad

Ernie Gallardo and Joey Linares, both 29, failed to return from a hike Saturday.

02/09/2014

(L-R) Jonathan Jarrell, Steven Aguirre and Clifford Henry were arrested in January in connection with recklessly starting a campfire that allegedly sparked the nearly 1,900-acre Colby Fire. (Photo credit: Glendora Police Department)

Federal Grand Jury Indicts 3 Men In ‘Colby Fire’

A federal grand jury has indicted three men on charges of causing a Los Angeles-area wildfire that burned five homes.

01/31/2014

Donald Buchanan of Temple City went for a hike on Jan 25, 2014 in the Vincent Gap area of the Angeles National Forest but failed to return home. (credit: Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department)

Elderly Hiker Who Went Missing In Wrightwood Is Found

Authorities say rescuers have located an elderly hiker who went missing in Wrightwood on Saturday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/26/2014

One was killed and another person seriously hurt in this crash near Sylmar Saturday. (credit: CBS)

1 Dead, 1 Seriously Hurt After Car Plunges Down Embankment Near Sylmar

Authorities say one person was killed and another seriously hurt following a single-vehicle crash Saturday afternoon.

01/25/2014

Firefighters work to gain ground on the so-called “Colby Fire” on Jan. 17, 2014.  (credit: Matt Hartman/Shorealone Films)

Full Containment Expected Wednesday For Colby Fire Near Glendora

A wildfire that forced hundreds of residents out of their homes late last week was 78 percent contained on Sunday, authorities said.

01/19/2014

Flames burn near a home during the Colby Fire, January 16, 2014 in Azusa, California.  (Photo credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

1,863-Acre Colby Fire Remains 30 Percent Contained

The Colby Fire burning in Glendora remained 30 percent contained Friday morning, the officials said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/17/2014

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Hiker Airlifted From Angeles National Forest After Falling Off Waterfall

A rescue operation saved a hiker who fell off a waterfall in the Angeles National Forest Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/02/2014

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Motorcyclist Dies In Apparent Racing Accident In Angeles National Forest

A motorcyclist who died in an apparent race accident in the Angeles National Forest was identified by the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office Wednesday.

01/01/2014

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More Wintry, Windy Weather Expected Through Friday

Southern California was getting an early taste of winter Friday, as the region saw more rain showers, snow and high winds.

11/22/2013

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College Student Dies After Jumping Into Watering Hole In Angeles National Forest

A college student has died after jumping off some rocks into a pool of water while hiking, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/12/2013

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Brush Fire Prompts Evacuations In Azusa

A brush fire erupted Monday night above Azusa.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/23/2013

Tyler and Samantha Knapp don't think they're heroes but most people would beg to differ. (credit: CBS)

Only On KCAL9: Couple Relates Story Of Rescuing Stranded Hiker Missing 4 Days

A Reseda man is recovering Thursday following a dangerous and horrific four-day ordeal stranded in Placerita Canyon in the Angeles National Forest.

09/19/2013

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