Fay Luther/Jobs Peak Ranch Trail

Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Nevada

Elevation Gain402ft
Trailhead Elevation4,835ft
Elevation Min/Max4835/5023ft
Elevation Start/End4835/4835ft

Fay Luther/Jobs Peak Ranch Trail

Fay Luther/Jobs Peak Ranch Trail is a hiking trail in California and Nevada. It is within Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest. It is 1.2 miles long and begins at 4,835 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 402 feet. The Fay-Luther Trail Head parking and the Fay-Luther Trail Head information board are near the trailhead. This trail connects with the following: Lonesome Trail, Sandy Trail and Valley View Loop.

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Afoot & Afield: Tahoe-Reno: 201 Spectacular Outings in the Lake Tahoe Region (Wilderness Press)
Mike White
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"The Fay Canyon–Luther Creek Trail is one of the only routes at this end of Carson Valley where hikers, bikers, and equestrians can travel on a maintained trail from the valley floor up an eastside Sierra canyon. After a mile-long romp through sagebrush and forest, the trail generally stays a good distance away from Luther Creek on the way up Fay Canyon, so packing extra water would be a wise move. Views up the canyon toward 10,630-foot Jobs Peak are quite impressive, made even more so in autumn when the aspen-lined drainage is ablaze with color. Additional views during the ascent include the agricultural ranchlands of Carson Valley with a fine backdrop from the Pine Nut Mountains to the east." Read more

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Trail Information

Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest
Nearby City
Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest
Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest at 775-882-2766, www.fs.usda.gov /htnf; BLM at 775-885-6000, blm.gov/nv/st/en/fo/carson_city_field.html
Local Contacts
USGS 7.5-minute Woodfords
Local Maps

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Dec 2018