Carmel has 3 backpacking trails. These trails range from 10.2 to 30.2 miles in length. The most popular trails are Sykes Hot Springs (Backpacking) and Black Cone Trail (Backpacking). Trails.com member Stephen B. recently completed Sykes Hot Springs (Backpacking). See all Carmel trails.
Sykes Hot Springs (Backpacking)
A trip to Sykes Hot Springs is unquestionably the most popular route into the Ventana Wilderness. The trek leads to three ...
Cone Peak Trail (Backpacking)
This is the shortest trail to one of the highest peaks in the Santa Lucia Range, 5155-foot Cone Peak. Trails to 5862-foot ...
Black Cone Trail (Backpacking)
Following the 1977 Marble- Cone Fire, the Forest Service abandoned the Black Cone Trail, which was quickly reclaimed by dense ...