Caribou, Emerald, and Sapphire Lakes

Trinity Center, California

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Take a long backpacking trip deep into the heart of the Trinity Alps, where you’ll find expansive views, vertical granite mountain faces, deep glacial lakes, and numerous clear streams. Caribou Lake is the largest lake in the Trinity Alps and a strong contender for the most beautiful in the Klamaths.
100 Classic Hikes in Northern California

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100 Classic Hikes in Northern California

by John R. Soares & Marc J. Soares (The Mountaineers Books)

Take a long backpacking trip deep into the heart of the Trinity Alps, where you’ll find expansive views, vertical granite mountain faces, deep glacial lakes, and numerous clear streams. Caribou Lake is the largest lake in the Trinity Alps and a strong contender for the most beautiful in the Klamaths.

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Activity Type: Backpacking, Hiking
Nearby City: Trinity Center
Distance: 30.6
Elevation Gain: 4,000 feet
Trail Type: Out-and-back
Skill Level: Difficult
Duration: 5 - 7 days
Season: Best early July through mid-October
Local Contacts: Salmon / Scott River Ranger District, Shasta - Trinity National Forest
Local Maps: USGS Caribou Lake, Thompson Peak; USFS Trinity Alps Wilderness
Driving Directions: Directions to Caribou, Emerald, and Sapphire Lakes

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May 2018