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Upper Bristlecone Trail

Intermediate
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Map Key

2.5

Miles

4.0

KM

Point to Point

9,394' 2,863 m

High

8,686' 2,648 m

Low

713' 217 m

Up

131' 40 m

Down

6%

Avg Grade (4°)

15%

Max Grade (9°)

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  4.5 from 14 votes

#669

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  4.5 from 14 votes
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#9

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#669

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Photos

Bristlecone and Bonanza trail junction.
Sep 3, 2016 near Pahrump, NV
Panorama of Lee Canyon from the Bristlecone and Bonanza trail junction.
Sep 3, 2016 near Pahrump, NV
At the Upper Bristlecone Trailhead.
Sep 3, 2016 near Pahrump, NV
The Bonanza Trailhead is easy to spot along the Bristlecone Trail.
Dec 12, 2016 near Pahrump, NV

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Sep 27, 2021
Kimberly Taylor
Jun 6, 2021
Josh Bower
5.4mi — 3h 09m
Aug 29, 2020
Cindy Go
Aug 28, 2020
Anne Wiley
Walked from our campsite at McWilliams CG to the Lower Bristlecone trailhead. Finished hike at the Upper Bristlecone Trailhead and then walked back. 7.2mi — 2h 37m
Jul 21, 2020
Apestoso Ron
Jan 18, 2020
Jadie M
Snowboarding 6.6mi
Sep 25, 2019
Candi Skehan
Aug 11, 2019
Daniel Gaynes
2.5mi