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326 mi 525 km of trail 8 Featured Runs

Easy Trails 11 Trails Intermediate Trails 16 Trails Hard Trails 13 Trails
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Featured Runs in Sequoia National Forest - 8

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Favorite Crossing the Bull Run Creek

Wiskey Flat Out-and-Back

12.4 mi 19.9 km • Out and Back • 903 ft Ascent 275.35 m Ascent

Singletrack Kernville, CA

( 1 )
Favorite In the middle of the wilderness

Kern River Upper to Rincon Trail

13.4 mi 21.5 km • Out and Back • 1,831 ft Ascent 558.05 m Ascent

Singletrack Kernville, CA

( 1 )
Favorite Fox Meadow TrailHead

Fox Meadow Trailhead to Weaver Lake

4.1 mi 6.6 km • Out and Back • 780 ft Ascent 237.69 m Ascent

Singletrack Three Rivers, CA

( 3 )
Favorite This is one of the first sequoias on the loop.

Trail of 100 Giants

1.3 mi 2.1 km • Out and Back • 130 ft Ascent 39.48 m Ascent

Singletrack Alta Sierra, CA

( 3 )
Favorite On the trail looking NE.

The Needles Lookout

9.9 mi 16.0 km • Out and Back • 1,659 ft Ascent 505.69 m Ascent

Singletrack Alta Sierra, CA

( 3 )
Favorite Enjoy the view from 8200' near the top of the Bear Creek Trail looking west.

Bear Creek Trail

5.0 mi 8.0 km • Point to Point • 3,642 ft Ascent 1110.11 m Ascent

Singletrack East Porterville, CA

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Favorite Church Dome, although "Church Spires" might be a better name. The highest Pinnacle is Class 5 via the easiest route. The pinnacle on the left is Class 5.5. Climbers have given names to twelve of the formations in this picture.

Heart of the Domelands

28.3 mi 45.6 km • Point to Point • 3,737 ft Ascent 1139.09 m Ascent

Singletrack Kernville, CA

( 1 )
Favorite Manter Meadow in the late afternoon. On the right side, there is a sideways view of the Church Dome ridge. You have to leave the trail and hike closer to the meadows for this view.

Manter Meadow Loop

9.3 mi 15.0 km • Loop • 1,396 ft Ascent 425.35 m Ascent

Singletrack Kernville, CA

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Trails in Sequoia National Forest - 32

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4.3 mi 7.0 km #1 JO Pass Trail
Three Rivers, CA
4.3 mi 7.0 km Three Rivers, CA
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16.0 mi 25.7 km #2 Keyesville Road to Black Gulch 26S06
Lake Isabella, CA
16.0 mi 25.7 km Lake Isabella, CA
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9.7 mi 15.6 km #3 Cannell Meadow
Kernville, CA
9.7 mi 15.6 km Kernville, CA
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4.3 mi 6.9 km #4 Freeman Creek Trail
Kernville, CA
4.3 mi 6.9 km Kernville, CA
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14.4 mi 23.2 km #5 Crawford Road
East Porterville, CA
14.4 mi 23.2 km East Porterville, CA
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11.1 mi 17.9 km #6 Forks of the Kern (33E20)
Kernville, CA
11.1 mi 17.9 km Kernville, CA
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8.2 mi 13.1 km #7 Mill Creek Trail (31E78)
Bodfish, CA
8.2 mi 13.1 km Bodfish, CA
All Clear
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Dry - Beautiful wildflowers and not too hot, hike this soon before the flowers are gone and it's 100 degrees!
95 days ago
4.7 mi 7.6 km #8 Just Outstanding Trail
Alta Sierra, CA
4.7 mi 7.6 km Alta Sierra, CA
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10.8 mi 17.4 km #9 Farewell Gap Trail
Three Rivers, CA
10.8 mi 17.4 km Three Rivers, CA
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0.4 mi 0.6 km #10 Brush Creek Trail
Kernville, CA
0.4 mi 0.6 km Kernville, CA
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2.5 mi 4.1 km #11 Bell Canyon Entrance
Three Rivers, CA
2.5 mi 4.1 km Three Rivers, CA
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2.6 mi 4.2 km #12 Off-trail to Domes Viewpoint
Weldon, CA
2.6 mi 4.2 km Weldon, CA
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16.6 mi 26.7 km #13 Woodpecker Trail #34E08
Weldon, CA
16.6 mi 26.7 km Weldon, CA
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2.1 mi 3.4 km #14 Needles Lookout Trail
Alta Sierra, CA
2.1 mi 3.4 km Alta Sierra, CA
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14.6 mi 23.5 km #15 Whiskey Flat Trail
Kernville, CA
14.6 mi 23.5 km Kernville, CA
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6.7 mi 10.7 km #16 Bear Creek Trail
East Porterville, CA
6.7 mi 10.7 km East Porterville, CA
Minor Issues
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Snowy - Snow is still somewhat deep on the trail past 7300 feet and can make it difficult to follow.
50 days ago
5.4 mi 8.8 km #17 Sugarloaf Entrance
Three Rivers, CA
5.4 mi 8.8 km Three Rivers, CA
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8.8 mi 14.1 km #18 Weaver Lake Trail #30E09
Three Rivers, CA
8.8 mi 14.1 km Three Rivers, CA
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0.2 mi 0.4 km #19 The Stairs
Strathmore, CA
0.2 mi 0.4 km Strathmore, CA
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1.8 mi 2.8 km #20 Mitchell Peak Trail #30E07A
Squaw Valley, CA
1.8 mi 2.8 km Squaw Valley, CA
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