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Wheeler Gorge Nature Trail

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Length

0.6 Miles 1.0 Kilometers


Elevation

122' 37 m

Ascent

-100' -31 m

Descent

7%

Avg Grade (4°)

15%

Max Grade (9°)

2,061' 628 m

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1,945' 593 m

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A 0.7-mile long interpretive loop.

John McKinney

Overview

Features: River/Creek — Waterfall [Add/Remove]
Family Friendly: An easy interpretive rxh.

Description [Suggest Changes]

A brochure for the interpretive hike can be picked up from the Wheeler Gorge Visitor Center (open Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm). The numbered posts correspond to stops in the brochure.

A small parking area and the trailhead are located on the west side of Hwy 33. Follow the trail under the bridge and along the creek. When you reach the junction, turn right to for a counterclockwise loop and continue following the creek. There is a small waterfall between posts 7 and 8. Continue along the loop, stopping at will to follow the interpretive brochure. At the junction, take another right to head back towards the trailhead and parking lot.

Thanks to John McKinney, The Trailmaster, for sharing this trail description. To learn more about trails in California, check out his guides at The Trailmaster Store.

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