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91 mi 147 km of trail 2 Runs

Easy Trails 13 Trails Intermediate Trails 11 Trails Hard Trails 0 Trails

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Runs in Royal Gorge - 2

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Favorite Views from Castle Peak.
Intermediate/Difficult

Castle Peak Out-and-Back

5.9 mi 9.5 km • Out and Back • 1,768 ft Ascent 538.81 m Ascent

(16) Truckee, CA
Favorite Castle Peak
Intermediate

Hole in the Ground Loop

16.3 mi 26.3 km • Loop • 1,939 ft Ascent 591.01 m Ascent

(3) Truckee, CA

Trails in Royal Gorge - 22

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7.8 mi 12.5 km #1DLRT (Donner Lake Rim Trail): Castle Valley to Donner Ridge
Intermediate
Truckee, CA
Intermediate
7.8 mi 12.5 km Truckee, CA
8.2 mi 13.2 km #2Hole In The Ground Trail
Intermediate
Truckee, CA
Intermediate
8.2 mi 13.2 km Truckee, CA
9.2 mi 14.8 km #3Palisades Creek Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Truckee, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
9.2 mi 14.8 km Truckee, CA
39.1 mi 62.9 km #4PCT: Highway 80 to Highway 49 (near Sierra City)
Intermediate
Truckee, CA
Intermediate
39.1 mi 62.9 km Truckee, CA
1.3 mi 2.1 km #5Razorback Ridge Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Truckee, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
1.3 mi 2.1 km Truckee, CA
3.2 mi 5.1 km #6Lower Lola Montez Lake Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Truckee, CA
Easy/Intermediate
3.2 mi 5.1 km Truckee, CA
4.2 mi 6.8 km #7Point Mariah Hiking Trail
Easy
Truckee, CA
Easy
4.2 mi 6.8 km Truckee, CA
1.7 mi 2.7 km #8Bogus Basin Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Truckee, CA
Easy/Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.7 km Truckee, CA
1.2 mi 2.0 km #9Castle Pass Trail
Intermediate
Truckee, CA
Intermediate
1.2 mi 2.0 km Truckee, CA
1.5 mi 2.4 km #10Sterling Canyon Trail
Easy
Truckee, CA
Easy
1.5 mi 2.4 km Truckee, CA
1.4 mi 2.2 km #11Hellman's Way Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Truckee, CA
Easy/Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.2 km Truckee, CA
1.9 mi 3.1 km #12Reindeer Trail
Easy
Truckee, CA
Easy
1.9 mi 3.1 km Truckee, CA
0.5 mi 0.8 km #13Thauvettes Frolic Hiking Trail
Easy
Truckee, CA
Easy
0.5 mi 0.8 km Truckee, CA
1.2 mi 1.9 km #14Palisade Trail
Intermediate
Truckee, CA
Intermediate
1.2 mi 1.9 km Truckee, CA
1.3 mi 2.0 km #15Forest Service Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Truckee, CA
Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.0 km Truckee, CA
0.9 mi 1.4 km #16Claim Jumper Trail
Easy
Truckee, CA
Easy
0.9 mi 1.4 km Truckee, CA
1.1 mi 1.7 km #17Switchback Trail
Easy
Truckee, CA
Easy
1.1 mi 1.7 km Truckee, CA
0.8 mi 1.2 km #18Big Ben Trail
Easy
Truckee, CA
Easy
0.8 mi 1.2 km Truckee, CA
1.4 mi 2.3 km #19Telegraph
Easy/Intermediate
Truckee, CA
Easy/Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.3 km Truckee, CA
1.0 mi 1.5 km #20Killy's Cruise Trail
Intermediate
Truckee, CA
Intermediate
1.0 mi 1.5 km Truckee, CA
1.5 mi 2.5 km #21Castle Valley Road
Easy/Intermediate
Truckee, CA
Easy/Intermediate
1.5 mi 2.5 km Truckee, CA
1.0 mi 1.6 km #22Crow's Nest Viewpoint Spur Trail
Intermediate
Truckee, CA
Intermediate
1.0 mi 1.6 km Truckee, CA

Photos of Royal Gorge - 21

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The Switchback Trail winds through carpets of mule's ear in Royal Gorge.
Dec 29, 2016 near Truckee, CA
Natural bridge on Razorback Ridge at Royal Gorge. with permission from George Lamson
Aug 16, 2016 near Truckee, CA
Keep your eyes peeled for flowering brown peony along the Switchback Trail in Royal Gorge.
Dec 30, 2016 near Truckee, CA
The Razorback Ridge Trail offers spectacular views of the Crow's Nest, Mt. Disney, and Mt. Lincoln.
Dec 31, 2016 near Truckee, CA
In wintertime, the trail out towards Lyle's Lookout makes for a wonderful xc ski with dramatic views of Devil's Peak in the background.
Jan 3, 2017 near Truckee, CA
Castle Peak through the trees on Castle Valley Road.
May 19, 2019 near Truckee, CA
The view west from Killy's Cruise Trail in Royal Gorge is wooded and beautiful.
Jan 3, 2017 near Truckee, CA
Palisade Peak pokes through the trees when seen from the Castle Pass Trail in Royal Gorge.
Dec 31, 2016 near Truckee, CA

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