Backpacking Trails in California
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Backpacking Trails in California

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California has 529 backpacking trails. These trails range from 1.1 to 110.4 miles in length. The most popular trails are Mount Whitney Mountaineer's Route, Half Dome Trail and North Lake to Humphreys Basin Loop (Backpacking). Trails.com member Christie F. recently completed Half Dome Trail.
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Half Dome Trail is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite ...
Cascades, a waterfall and giant woodwardia ferns are a few of the many delights of historic ...
This memorable trip is perhaps the finest backpack route in southern California, touring ...
Mount Whitney Trail is a hiking trail in Tulare County and Inyo County, California. It ...
Noble Canyon Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in San Diego County, California. ...
Mount Whitney Mountaineer's Route is a hiking trail in Tulare County and Inyo County, ...
Nestled beneath Madera, Gale, and Sing peaks, just southwest of Yosemite National Park, ...
A trip to Sykes Hot Springs is unquestionably the most popular route into the Ventana ...
The short hike to these three beautiful lakes rewards hikers of all ages with stunning ...
With only moderate effort this trail places you among peaks of the spectacular Ritter ...
This hike takes you past two gorgeous alpine lakes where you can picnic, swim, and camp ...
Besides being a perfect loop with good trails and ideally located campsites, the Rae Lakes ...
If you want to access the incredible high elevation scenery and soaring alpine peaks of ...
The long canyon of Stuart Fork and the three lakes at the head are breathtakingly beautiful ...
Your destination, Thousand Island Lake, is one of the Sierra’s great beauty spots, a huge—by ...
The Skyline Trail is not on most maps and is not o?cially maintained, but it’s in good ...
The proposed Caples Creek Wilderness is relatively small in comparison to the Mokelumne ...
At the end of Lyons Creek Trail, the Desolation Wilderness yields up two of its most beautiful ...
Upper Yosemite Falls Trail is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within ...
The area around the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir has the best springtime wildflower display ...
The North Fork Big Pine Creek Trail offers some of the best mountain scenery in the entire ...
This 50-plus-mile loop takes you to one of the most scenic canyons in the California, ...
Hike through redwood forest and native chaparral and along quiet creeks, and enjoy views ...
The three Young Lakes lie in a subalpine lake basin with superb panoramic views of the ...
This journey travels up the Onion Valley, passing several beautiful lakes, then climbs ...
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