Experience Wrightwood like a local with our guide below.



Hit the slopes at Southern California’s premiere winter resort Mountain High.

Mountain Biking
Trade in your skis for a mountain bike during Wrightwood’s summer months. There are a variety of trails to choose from in the mountains surrounding the town.

Music in the Pines
If you are lucky enough to be in Wrightwood on a Thursday during the Summer, attending Music in the Pines is a must. The free concert series features local bands in a beautiful outdoor setting, don’t forget your dancing shoes.
**Check the event's Facebook page for dates. 

If you are a thrill seeker we recommend checking out Ziplines at Pacific Crest. The zipline courses are built among the pine trees, allowing you to soar up to 300 feet above the forest floor. 
** Applewood Inn guests receive a discounted price. Contact us for details.

Wrightwood’s downtown features a variety of shops to explore including Wrightwood Vintage Antique’s and Oddities, Applewood Court (the best place to grab icecream on a hot day), and a local favorite, the Mercantile. Make sure to stop by Mountain Hardware for all your hiking, biking, and sledding needs. 


Mexico Lindo Restaurant
1253 Evergreen Road
High-quality authentic Mexican food and delicious margaritas. A local favorite for Taco Tuesday!

Bigfoot Bowls
1455 California Hwy 2
A healthy cafe with wholesome and nutritious food. Fuel up before a hike with an acai bowl or delicious veggie wrap.

Mile High Pizza
5996 Cedar Street
Gourmet pizza available for pick-up or delivery.

Wrightwood Brewing Company
1265 Apple Avenue
A local favorite with outdoor seating ideal for a summer afternoon. Local microbrews available along with lite-bites.

Farmers Market
Friday’s 4pm-7pm
Take advantage of Applewood Inn’s shared kitchen with local ingredients from Wrightwood weekly farmers market.


Grizzly Cafe
1455 California Hwy 2
A local favorite with home style dining. The cafe is charming and cozy with an attached shop. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.  

Blue Ridge Inn
6060 Park Drive
Fine dining and a romantic ambience. Open for dinner.

Evergreen Cafe
269 Evergreen Road
Classic mountain diner nestled in downtown Wrightwood, serving delicious home-cooked meals. Great for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.

The Village Grind
6020 Park Drive
Cozy coffee shop with delicious beverages and light breakfast and lunch items. Plenty of indoor and outdoor seating, free wifi, and live music.

The Yodeler
6046 Park Drive
Craft beer bar and grill. Indoor and outdoor seating featuring live bands and a great place to watch sports games.





Blue Ridge Trail
Length: 2 Miles
Trailhead: Big Pines
Difficulty: Moderate
Type: One Way

Mount Baden-Powell Trail
Length: 3.8 Miles
Trailhead: Vincent Gap
Difficulty: Hard
Type: One Way

Bighorn Mine Trail
Length: 1.8 Miles
Trailhead: Vincent Gap
Difficulty: Easy
Type: One Way

Inspiration Point to Guffy Campground
Length: 4.6 Miles
Trailhead: Inspiration Point
Difficulty: Moderate
Type: One Way


The Guest Ranch
If you are planning a mountain wedding or special event, there is no better venue than the Guest Ranch at Pacific Crest. Tucked away among Wrightwood's evergreen pines, the Guest Ranch is a beautiful natural sanctuary amidst the Angeles National Forest. The space exudes a timeless calm and effortless grace with trickling creeks and weathered stone and wood bridges.