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62 mi 99 km of trail 3 Runs

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Favorite The view from the final hill on the San Joaquin River Trail.
Difficult

Pincushion Hill Climb

2.7 mi 4.4 km • Out and Back • 874 ft Ascent 266.25 m Ascent

(8) Auberry, CA
Favorite River Walk Trail. Photographed between trail marker 20-21; March 2019
Easy

Cosumnes Nature Loop

4.0 mi 6.5 km • Loop • 88 ft Ascent 26.73 m Ascent

(9) Thornton, CA
Favorite Setting winter sun looking east where the Buckridge trail loops through the hills and trees.
Intermediate

Buck Ridge at Lake Hensley

5.9 mi 9.5 km • Loop • 571 ft Ascent 173.95 m Ascent

(4) Bonadel…, CA

Trails in Central Valley - 27

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1.1 mi 1.8 km #1Lodi Lake Wilderness Trail
Easy
Woodbridge, CA
Easy
1.1 mi 1.8 km Woodbridge, CA
1.3 mi 2.2 km #2Revis Mountain Fire Road Trail
Difficult
Yosemite Lakes, CA
Difficult
1.3 mi 2.2 km Yosemite Lakes, CA
1.7 mi 2.7 km #3Revis Mountain Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Yosemite Lakes, CA
Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.7 km Yosemite Lakes, CA
2.4 mi 3.9 km #4Mifflin Loop
Difficult
Tehachapi, CA
Difficult
2.4 mi 3.9 km Tehachapi, CA
1.4 mi 2.2 km #5Jane's Loop
Intermediate
Tehachapi, CA
Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.2 km Tehachapi, CA
1.3 mi 2.0 km #6Aimee's Loop
Easy
Tehachapi, CA
Easy
1.3 mi 2.0 km Tehachapi, CA
2.6 mi 4.3 km #7NICA
Intermediate
Tehachapi, CA
Intermediate
2.6 mi 4.3 km Tehachapi, CA
14.5 mi 23.3 km #8San Joaquin River Trail
Intermediate
Auberry, CA
Intermediate
14.5 mi 23.3 km Auberry, CA
3.3 mi 5.3 km #9Discovery Trail
Intermediate
Auberry, CA
Intermediate
3.3 mi 5.3 km Auberry, CA
1.5 mi 2.4 km #10Blue Heron Lake Trail
Easy
Yosemite Lakes, CA
Easy
1.5 mi 2.4 km Yosemite Lakes, CA
1.9 mi 3.1 km #11Warrior Loop
Difficult
Tehachapi, CA
Difficult
1.9 mi 3.1 km Tehachapi, CA
2.2 mi 3.6 km #12Tehachapi Mountain Trail
Difficult
Golden Hills, CA
Difficult
2.2 mi 3.6 km Golden Hills, CA
3.3 mi 5.3 km #13Blue Oak Trail
Intermediate
Bonadelle Ranchos-Madera Ranchos, CA
Intermediate
3.3 mi 5.3 km Bonadelle Ranchos-Madera Ranchos, CA
0.5 mi 0.7 km #14Hidden Homes Nature Trail
Easy
Clovis, CA
Easy
0.5 mi 0.7 km Clovis, CA
4.8 mi 7.8 km #15Ripon - Stanislaus River Trail
Easy
Ripon, CA
Easy
4.8 mi 7.8 km Ripon, CA
1.3 mi 2.1 km #16Buck Ridge Purple Loop
Intermediate
Bonadelle Ranchos-Madera Ranchos, CA
Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.1 km Bonadelle Ranchos-Madera Ranchos, CA
1.1 mi 1.7 km #17Lost Slough Wetlands Walk Trail
Easy
Thornton, CA
Easy
1.1 mi 1.7 km Thornton, CA
2.9 mi 4.6 km #18River Walk Trail
Easy
Thornton, CA
Easy
2.9 mi 4.6 km Thornton, CA
2.5 mi 4.1 km #19Buck Ridge Blue Loop
Intermediate
Yosemite Lakes, CA
Intermediate
2.5 mi 4.1 km Yosemite Lakes, CA
1.3 mi 2.2 km #20Mustang Wilderness Trail
Difficult
Stallion Springs, CA
Difficult
1.3 mi 2.2 km Stallion Springs, CA
1.8 mi 2.9 km #21Buck Ridge Green Loop
Intermediate
Yosemite Lakes, CA
Intermediate
1.8 mi 2.9 km Yosemite Lakes, CA
0.8 mi 1.3 km #22Buck Ridge Red Loop
Intermediate
Yosemite Lakes, CA
Intermediate
0.8 mi 1.3 km Yosemite Lakes, CA
0.3 mi 0.4 km #23Boardwalk Trail
Easy
Thornton, CA
Easy
0.3 mi 0.4 km Thornton, CA
1.6 mi 2.5 km #24Freedom Trail
Easy
Golden Hills, CA
Easy
1.6 mi 2.5 km Golden Hills, CA
2.4 mi 3.8 km #25Fahrens Creek Trail
Easy
Merced, CA
Easy
2.4 mi 3.8 km Merced, CA
0.5 mi 0.9 km #26Lodi Lake Exercise Trail
Easy
Woodbridge, CA
Easy
0.5 mi 0.9 km Woodbridge, CA
1.2 mi 2.0 km #27Rancho Seco Hiking Trail
Easy
Clay, CA
Easy
1.2 mi 2.0 km Clay, CA

Photos of Central Valley - 33

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The view from the final hill on the San Joaquin River Trail.
Oct 2, 2018 near Auberry, CA
Southeast view from the top of Pincushion Peak, overlooking the San Joaquin River and Millerton Lake.
Sep 27, 2018 near Auberry, CA
Setting winter sun looking east where the Buckridge trail loops through the hills and trees.
Dec 23, 2015 near Bonadel…, CA
Up towards rattlesnake climb
Jun 30, 2015 near Golden…, CA
Beautiful oak woodlands in the spring.
Dec 23, 2015 near Auberry, CA
Volunteers and staff out working on the trail. View is East towards Prather and the Kings River watershed.
Dec 23, 2015 near Auberry, CA
Blue Heron Lake in Spring
Jan 21, 2020 near Yosemit…, CA
An oak-shaded meadow on the trail.
Jan 21, 2020 near Yosemit…, CA

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