Dick Smith Wilderness,Hwy 33 Corridor
Elevation: Google Earth says the elevation is
Jim Blakley Notes
This is a short canyon which drains north into Rancho Nuevo Canyon. The trail runs up the canyon to cross over a divide and descends into Bear Canyon. Deal Camp is located at the junction of Deal Canyon Trail and Rancho Nuevo Trail.
Bob Burtness Notes
Administration: Los Padres National Forest, Mt. Pinos District Access: West of State Highway 33 via Forest road 7NO4A, this camp is located on the Upper Rancho Nuevo Trail (24WO3) at the intersection with Deal Canyon. U.S. Forest Service map coordinates: M-17 Topographical map: Rancho Nuevo Creek Elevation: 3,700 feet (1,130 meters) Terrain: canyon Vegetation: chaparral Tables: none Stoves: 2 (grated) Water: stream (seasonal)
Special Features: Mineral springs can be found along the trail.
Historical Highlights: This site was originally established as a hunter camp.