Receive alerts from your local agencies
...or text your ZIP CODE to 888777 for mobile alerts

Full Notification

Sierra Madre Police Department
Monday October 10th, 2016 :: 01:54 p.m. PDT


Bailey Canyon is temporarily closed.Use alternate routes until further notice due to a confirmed bear attack 2 miles north of entrance.

ADVISORY: Bailey Canyon and Mt. Wilson trail are closed until further notice due to a recent bear attack. This occurred 2 miles north of the park in the US Forestry area at Georgia's Cabin. The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment. There is no immediate threat to the Sierra Madre community as this is well into the mountain area. SMPD is working in conjunction with the US Forestry Service and the Dept. of Fish and Game. We will update as information becomes available.

Sierra Madre Police Department
242 West Sierra Madre Boulevard
Sierra Madre, CA 91024

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 626-355-1414

Submit an anonymous web tip

Navigate & Discover