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Shadow Creek Trail #614

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8.3 mile 13.3 kilometer point to point
85% Runnable
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Elevation

Ascent: 2,300' 701 m
Descent: -692' -211 m
High: 10,320' 3,146 m
Low: 8,051' 2,454 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 7% (4°)
Max Grade: 30% (17°)

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Trail shared by Scot Angus

A great trail through a valley, glacier rocks, along Shadow Creek passing Shadow Lake and Ediza Lake.

Scot Angus

Features Birding · Lake · River/Creek · Swimming · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

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Shadow Creek gurgles near the John Muir Trail in the Ansel Adams Wilderness.
Jan 25, 2017 near Mammoth…, CA
Iceberg Lake, CA. (day hike from our Ediza Lake backpacking trip)
May 6, 2017 near Mammoth…, CA
Newly reconstructed bridge across Shadow Creek. Imagine how high the water was when it took out the old bridge.
Aug 6, 2019 near Mammoth…, CA
Looking up at Banner and Ritter.
Aug 13, 2015 near Mammoth…, CA

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