Northwest California

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The Famed “North Coast bill,” 10 years later
The Famed “North Coast bill,” 10 years later 765 1024 California Wilderness Coalition

by Lynn Ryan On October 17, 2006, the Northern California Coastal Wild Heritage Wilderness Act of 2006 became law and 275,830 acres of federal public roadless land were added to…

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Adding to the CA Coastal National Monument
Adding to the CA Coastal National Monument 1024 683 California Wilderness Coalition

The California Coastal National Monument (CCNM) was established by President Clinton in 2000 to protect approximately 20,000 small islands and other geologic formations along the entire 1,100 miles of the…

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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
Borrego Palm 600 800 California Wilderness Coalition

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
Blue Creek 683 1024 California Wilderness Coalition

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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Mad River Buttes
Bug Creek Trail
Bug Creek Trail 800 600 California Wilderness Coalition

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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