Driving Directions


Upon arriving in the general location you will find the stone sign identifying the Institutes driveway.The drive is south of the Big Bear Lodge on the west side of Route 13.  Proceed on to the drive and within 100 yards on the right hand side you will find the trail parking lot.

Adjacent to the parking lot is a kiosk with a trail map.This map identifies the locations of past symposium pieces, and suggested walking trails.

  • You can print a map and map key before you come. (click this link to print a map)KIOSK
  • This is a carry-in carry-out park
  • Take only photographs and memories and leave only footprints.
  • Dogs are allowed on the property but must be under your control at all