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Stanshaw Trail

Intermediate

Trail

3.0 mile 4.9 kilometer point to point
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 363' 111 m
Descent: -501' -153 m
High: 5,167' 1,575 m
Low: 4,738' 1,444 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 14% (8°)

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Trail shared by Dara Zimmerman

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A horse and hiker trail through beautiful meadows to connect with Haypress Trail.

Dara Zimmerman

Features Birding · Wildflowers

Generally accessible from June to October.

Description

The Stanshaw Trail was developed for horse riders and to ease the trailhead crowing from the Haypress Trail. The trail has a gentle grade and travels through beautiful meadows. Be prepared to yield appropriately to equine traffic!

Flora & Fauna

Horses, deer, elk, bear, mountain lion, squirrels, hawks, ducks, fir and spruce trees.

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Let'er Buck Meadow on Haypress Trail.
Oct 11, 2017 near Happy Camp, CA
Campsite at junction of Stanshaw and Haypress Trails.
Oct 11, 2017 near Happy Camp, CA
Intersection of Haypress and Stanshaw Trails
Oct 11, 2017 near Happy Camp, CA

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