Mayor Dale Ross, Parks and Recreation Department staff, and other officials cut the ribbon on a new mile-long section of the San Gabriel River Trail on Friday. The event was held at Chautauqua Park, 602 Rucker Street. The new section of the hike and bike trail extends from University Avenue north to Blue Hole Park. The trail parallels Scenic Drive and goes through Chautauqua Park. (Click on photos for larger versions.)
City officials cut the ribbon on the new section of trail.
Improvements at Chautauqua Park include a new picnic pavilion.
A new restroom was constructed at Chautauqua Park.
The concrete trail is eight feet wide and follows Scenic Drive.
The new section of trail includes an overlook near University Avenue.