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Smith Lake Trail

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0.3 Miles 0.5 Kilometers


284' 86 m

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16%

Avg Grade (9°)

23%

Max Grade (13°)

6,900' 2,103 m

High

6,617' 2,017 m

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Shared By Dara Zimmerman

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A short and moderately difficult hike to picturesque Smith Lake with great views of Mount Shasta.

Dara Zimmerman

Dogs Leashed

Features Birding · Lake · Swimming · Views · Wildflowers

Generally accessible from June to October.

Description

The Smith Lake Trail, which branches off of the Ruffey Lakes/Meeks Meadow Trail, is a moderate climb to picturesque Smith Lake. The trail has outstanding views of Mount Shasta and the surrounding valleys.

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