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Trail Canyon Hike – Condor Peak
Trail Canyon Hike – Condor Peak 683 1024 California Wilderness Coalition

Features: The proposed 17,084-acre Condor Peak Wilderness is located on the Angeles National Forest in the San Gabriel Mountains, just minutes away from the LosAngeles metropolitan area. The proposed Wilderness…

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South Fork Trinity- Chinquapin Proposed Wilderness
South Fork Trinity- Chinquapin Proposed Wilderness 684 1024 California Wilderness Coalition

Features: This 15-mile trail provides access to the proposed Chinquapin Wilderness, which straddles a segment of the South Fork Trinity River between Forest Road 30 (a.k.a., the Wild-Mad Road) to…

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Borrego Palm
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Features: Borrego Palm Canyon is a stunning oasis tucked into a rocky gorge. Once the site of over one thousand palms, a flash flood in 2004 wiped out 70 percent…

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Blue Creek Hike
Blue Creek
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Features: The immense diversity of plants and animals in this region sets it apart from most other California wild areas. Unusual soils, great rises and drops in elevation, and plenty…

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Fish Canyon
Castaic Potential Wilderness (Fish Trail)
Castaic Potential Wilderness (Fish Trail) 428 648 California Wilderness Coalition

Features: Fish Canyon is part of the nearly 70,000 acre potential Castaic Wilderness, which stretches down from Liebre and Sawmill Mountains to the rugged canyons of Castaic Creek and Fish…

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Mad River Buttes
Bug Creek Trail
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Features: Ample ancient forest, outstanding wildflower displays, and great views from atop Board Camp Mountain greet visitors. You are also almost guaranteed solitude. Directions: From Highway 101 in Arcata, drive…

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Crater Lake
Amboy Crater
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Features: This is a short but scenic hike in the newly designated Mojave Trails National Monument. Amboy Crater was designated a National Natural Landmark in 1973, due to is visual…

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1,700 Petroglyphs Protected by Obama National Monument Declaration
1,700 Petroglyphs Protected by Obama National Monument Declaration 600 400 California Wilderness Coalition

Obama’s recent designation of three new National Monuments highlights not only the importance of preserving wild spaces, but also historic artifacts revealing these monuments’ storied pasts. Sand to Snow National…

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Hiking Through All 400 Miles of Los Padres National Forest
Hiking Through All 400 Miles of Los Padres National Forest 600 338 California Wilderness Coalition

Imagine spending 37 days in almost complete solitude, hiking more than 400 miles on a trail that spans the entire length of Los Padres National Forest. For Brittany Nielsen, the…

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CalWild Desert National Monuments Press Release
CalWild Desert National Monuments Press Release 683 1024 California Wilderness Coalition

HISTORIC DESIGNATION OF NEW CALIFORNIA DESERT NATIONAL MONUMENTS CELEBRATED BY DESERT COMMUNITIES The California Wilderness Coalition joined local residents, and community, business and conservation leaders from California’s desert communities in…

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