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Thomes Creek Trail
Thomes Creek Trail 1024 768 California Wilderness Coalition

Name of area/general location: Mendocino National Forest Land Acknowledgement: These lands are the ancestral and traditional territory of the Nomlaki Tribe AllTrails Hike Link: https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/california/thomes-gorge-trail Trail rating: Moderate. Portions of…

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Cozy Dell Trail
Cozy Dell Trail 1024 575 California Wilderness Coalition

Name of area/general location: Los Padres National Forest, Ojai, CA Land Acknowledgement: Chumash people AllTrails Hike Link: https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/california/cozy-dell-via-foothill-trail Trail rating: Moderate, due to elevation change For more information:  Los Padres…

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McClure (Antelope Creek) Trail
McClure (Antelope Creek) Trail 1024 683 California Wilderness Coalition

The beautiful McClure Trail (a.k.a. Antelope Creek Trail) explores the lava-flow studded foothills west of Lassen Volcanic National Park. Accessible public lands in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada and…

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San Joaquin River Gorge Hike
San Joaquin River Gorge Hike 1024 683 California Wilderness Coalition

San Joaquin River Gorge Provides Year-Round Recreation Situated on the shared boundary of Madera and Fresno Counties and the ancestral territory of the Dumna and Kechayi people, the San Joaquin…

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Turtle Mountains Wilderness Hike to Mopah Springs
Turtle Mountains Wilderness Hike to Mopah Springs 1024 768 California Wilderness Coalition

The 177,309-acre Turtle Mountains Wilderness is in southeastern San Bernardino County southwest of the City of Needles. It is overseen by the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) Needles Field Office.…

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Gene Marshall Piedra Blanca National Recreation Trail
Gene Marshall Piedra Blanca National Recreation Trail 499 336 California Wilderness Coalition

Designated as a National Recreation Trail in 1977, the Gene Marshall Piedra Blanca National Recreation Trail (22W03) is located in the Sespe Wilderness in the Los Padres National Forest, the…

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Morrow Trail
Morrow Trail 401 301 California Wilderness Coalition

Situated at the base of the Santa Rosa Mountains in the Santa Rosa-San Jacinto Mountains National Monument (Monument), this trail will take you from an urban adjacent area through a…

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Dinkey Creek Roof Pendent Geological Area Hike
Dinkey Creek Roof Pendent Geological Area Hike 643 1024 California Wilderness Coalition

This hike packs a lot in over a short hiking distance – a unique geological area, one of the few segments of Dinkey Creek determined eligible for the National Wild…

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Wild Cattle Mountain and Mill Creek. Photo: Steve Evans.
Spencer Meadows National Recreation Trail
Spencer Meadows National Recreation Trail 1024 682 California Wilderness Coalition

Courtesy of AllTrails The trail passes through the 4,965-acre Wild Cattle Mountain roadless area adjacent to Lassen Park. About 3,900 acres of the area was recommended for Wilderness protection in…

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Liebre Mountain – Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail
Liebre Mountain – Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail 1024 768 California Wilderness Coalition

1,691 miles of the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail (PCT) are located in California. This provides Californians with many opportunities for one-day (or several-day) section hikes. One such opportunity lies…

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