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2020 San Gabriel Valley Scenic Tour

Sunday, November 15, 2020, 8:30 AM until 2:00 PM
Rusnak Jaguar Dealership
Rusnak Website
169 N. Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA  91105
Ralph Gidwitz
Vice President
Tom Hinckley
Rally Master
LA Jaguar Club Event
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Welcome to the 2020 San Gabriel Valley Scenic Tour!

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The Scenic Drive ends at Descanso Gardens -1418 Descanso Dr, La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011.To enter Descanso Gardens you must first make a reservation on the Descanso Gardens website for November 15, at 11:00 am because of limited attendance due to COVID 19.

There are two options should you want to purchase your meal at Descanso Gardens in lieuof bringing your own food.
Kiosk in the Courtyard
The Kitchen at Descanso is currently operating a kiosk from 9am – 4:30pm daily. You can expect to drive by and grab your meal as you enter the Gardens.
Gourmet in the Garden

To enjoy Gourmet in the Garden options including wine, beer and cocktails, please note:

We want to see everyone at the drive! We look forward to a wonderful outdoor event.

Bring your mask and sunblock - we will be observing social distancing.

 November 15, 2020


TIME: 8:30am - 9:00am gather- 9:20am first car out.


MEET: Rusnak Jaguar Dealership 169 N. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91105


DRIVE: 45 miles approximately two hours 


DESTINATION: Picnic lunch at Descanso Gardens, 1418 Descanso Dr., La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011 


From Jaguar dealership, head West on Colorado Blvd. toward Orange Grove Blvd. to begin….Enjoy the drive and be safe. Call Tom Hinckley, Rally Master with any questions; (626) 755-3363


1) Orange Grove Blvd. - RIGHT

2) Walnut St. - RIGHT

3) St. John Ave. - RIGHT

4) Colorado Blvd. - LEFT

5) Lake St. - RIGHT

6) California Blvd. - LEFT

7) Wilson Ave. - LEFT

8) Del Mar Blvd. - RIGHT

9) Hill St. - RIGHT

10) California Blvd. - RIGHT

11) Arden St. - LEFT

12) Cameron Dr. - LEFT

13) Orlando Rd. - RIGHT

14) Rosalind Rd. - LEFT

15) Oak Grove Ave. - LEFT

16) Circle Dr. - LEFT

17) Virginia Rd. - RIGHT

18) Virginia Rd. - Stay LEFT at Mill Ln.


19) Euston Rd. - LEFT

20) San Marino Ave. - LEFT

21) Lombardy Rd. - RIGHT

22) Santa Anita Ave. - LEFT

23) California Blvd. - RIGHT (note: next turn tough to see!)

24) Sydney St. - RIGHT

25) Lombardy Rd. - LEFT

26) La Presa Dr. - RIGHT

27) Sunny Slope - STAY LFET on La Presa

28) Huntington Dr. - LEFT

29) Continue Straight onto W. Santa Clara St.

30) Santa Anita Ave. - LEFT

31) Sierra Madre Blvd. - LEFT

32) New York Dr. - RIGHT (now is the time to let your Cat Growl!) 

33) Altadena Dr. - RIGHT

34) Allen St. - LEFT

35) Mountain St. - RIGHT

36) Los Robles Ave. - LEFT

37) Mission St. - RIGHT (continue into South Pasadena on Historic Route 66)

38) Grand Ave. - RIGHT (stay to the left on the twisties) 

40) Arroyo Blvd. - veer LEFT

41) Seco St. - LEFT (prepare for quick right)

42) West Dr. - RIGHT

43) Salvia Canyon Rd. - LEFT

44) Linda Vista Rd. - RIGHT

45) Lida St. - LEFT (delightful twisty road ahead - enjoy but watch for bikes)

46) Top of the Hill…. Continue Straight toward Chevy Chase Estates. Linda Vista St.

47) Linda Vista St. - STRAIGHT

      Bottom of the hill at the T ….

48) Chevy Chase Rd. - RIGHT

      (lots of twists and turns but stay on Chevy Chase!)

49) Descanso Dr. - LEFT

50) Descanso Gardens - LEFT




Park and Walk to picnic tables and enjoy!

Descanso Gardens has a restaurant that can provide food if you did not bring a picnic lunch.