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420 mi 677 km of trail 6 Recommended Routes

Gems 1 Gem Easy Trails 8 Trails Intermediate Trails 53 Trails Hard Trails 21 Trails

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Gems in Shasta-Trinity National Forest - 1

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gem Favorite Grizzly Falls

Grizzly Lake

(2) Weaverv…, CA

Recommended Routes in Shasta-Trinity National Forest - 6

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Favorite Canyon Creek can be seen trickling out of the south end of Lower Canyon Creek Lake.
Intermediate

Canyon Creek Lakes Trail

14.5 mi 23.4 km 2,629' Up 801.36 m Up 2,629' Down 801.36 m Down

Weaverv…, CA
Favorite Grizzly Falls
Difficult

Grizzly Lake from China Spring

13.8 mi 22.2 km 4,618' Up 1407.49 m Up 4,618' Down 1407.69 m Down

Weaverv…, CA
Favorite A pair of backpackers treks through flower-filled meadows in mid-August on the Long Canyon Trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

Four Lakes Loop

17.4 mi 27.9 km 5,698' Up 1736.74 m Up 5,697' Down 1736.56 m Down

Lewiston, CA
Favorite An alpine lake with waterfalls on the granite cliffs high in the Trinity Alps Wilderness Area in Northern California. from Prindleman under CC BY-SA
Intermediate/Difficult

Emerald and Sapphire Lakes

27.1 mi 43.7 km 3,991' Up 1216.37 m Up 3,992' Down 1216.67 m Down

Weaverv…, CA
Favorite A beautiful morning after a well rested night at the lake! 1/13/18
Intermediate

Granite Lake

9.8 mi 15.8 km 1,953' Up 595.24 m Up 1,952' Down 594.97 m Down

Lewiston, CA
Favorite Hiking back down after hiking up to the top of the pass to see the Trinity Alps, Mount Shasta, and the PCT trail view.
Intermediate

East Boulder Lake Loop

9.2 mi 14.8 km 1,992' Up 607.06 m Up 1,992' Down 607.02 m Down

Fort Jones, CA

Trails in Shasta-Trinity National Forest - 76

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13.6 mi 21.8 km #1Stuart Fork Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Weaverville, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Weaverville, CA
4.7 mi 7.6 km #2Big Bear Lake Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Dunsmuir, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Dunsmuir, CA
1.8 mi 2.9 km #3Boulder Creek Lakes Trail
Difficult
Weaverville, CA
Difficult
Weaverville, CA
4.8 mi 7.7 km #4Four Lakes Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Weaverville, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Weaverville, CA
100.6 mi 161.9 km #5PCT: Highway 5 to Etna Summit
Easy/Intermediate
Dunsmuir, CA
Easy/Intermediate
Dunsmuir, CA
7.7 mi 12.4 km #6Stoney Ridge Trail
Difficult
Weaverville, CA
Difficult
Weaverville, CA
17.5 mi 28.2 km #7North Fork Trail
Difficult
Weaverville, CA
Difficult
Weaverville, CA
3.6 mi 5.8 km #8Alpine Lake Trail
Difficult
Weaverville, CA
Difficult
Weaverville, CA
8.4 mi 13.5 km #9Swift Creek Trail
Difficult
Lewiston, CA
Difficult
Lewiston, CA
2.4 mi 3.8 km #10Black Rock Lake Trail
Intermediate
Hayfork, CA
Intermediate
Hayfork, CA
1.0 mi 1.7 km #11Trail Gulch Tie
Intermediate
Weaverville, CA
Intermediate
Weaverville, CA
16.4 mi 26.4 km #12South Fork National Recreation Trail
Intermediate
Hayfork, CA
Intermediate
Hayfork, CA
1.6 mi 2.6 km #13James K. Carr Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Lewiston, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Lewiston, CA
6.9 mi 11.1 km #14Granite Lake Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Lewiston, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Lewiston, CA
1.2 mi 2.0 km #15Bingham Lake Trail #5583
Intermediate
Fort Jones, CA
Intermediate
Fort Jones, CA
7.8 mi 12.5 km #16South Fork Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Willow Creek, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Willow Creek, CA
0.2 mi 0.4 km #17Siligo Peak South Ridge Trail
Difficult
Weaverville, CA
Difficult
Weaverville, CA
2.8 mi 4.5 km #18Trail Gulch Lake Trail
Intermediate
Fort Jones, CA
Intermediate
Fort Jones, CA
0.8 mi 1.4 km #19Hidden Lake Trail
Intermediate
Fort Jones, CA
Intermediate
Fort Jones, CA
4.7 mi 7.6 km #20Long Gulch Trail
Intermediate
Fort Jones, CA
Intermediate
Fort Jones, CA

Photos of Shasta-Trinity National Forest - 207

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A pair of backpackers treks through flower-filled meadows in mid-August on the Long Canyon Trail.
Jan 12, 2017 near Weaverv…, CA
The sun sets over Diamond Lake on the Four Lakes Trail.
Jan 13, 2017 near Weaverv…, CA
Sunset, overlooking Deer Lake.
Aug 20, 2019 near Weaverv…, CA
On top of Deer Creek pass, overlooking the first of the four lakes and Siligo peak. The trail continues up to the left of the photo.
Aug 20, 2019 near Weaverv…, CA
The Four Lakes Trail offers incredible views looking down at Deer Lake.
Jan 12, 2017 near Weaverv…, CA
Hiking back down after hiking up to the top of the pass to see the Trinity Alps, Mount Shasta, and the PCT trail view.
Jul 12, 2019 near Dunsmuir, CA
Grizzly Falls
Aug 27, 2018 near Weaverv…, CA
A beautiful morning after a well rested night at the lake! 1/13/18
Jan 25, 2018 near Lewiston, CA