Angel Falls via the Willow Creek Trail

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1.0 Miles 1.6 Kilometers

 

82% 

Runnable

85%

Singletrack

240' 73 m

Ascent

-240' -73 m

Descent

3,762' 1,147 m

High

3,544' 1,080 m

Low

9%

Avg Grade (5°)

20%

Max Grade (11°)

Unknown

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A nice out and back that can be extended across the creek. Wear your bug spray!

Lindsey Hubert Roberts

Overview

This shorter route is a nice start to the full Willow Creek Trail. This track will take you to Angel Falls where you can take a break on the granite and enjoy a picnic or continue on for a longer outing.
Features: Fall Colors — River/Creek — Spring — Views — Waterfall — Wildflowers

Need To Know

Parking in the dirt lot can be tight. This trail connects to the main Willow Creek Trail if you're feeling brave enough to cross!

Description

A nice start to the full Willow Creek Trail, this run will take you to Angel Falls where you can picnic on the granite or continue your run if you feel like a longer outing. Along the way, you may encounter a bit of poison oak along the trail, plenty of mosquitoes, and a few nude sunbathers. The water is extremely cold and fast, and the granite has been polished smooth by the water. Wear good shoes with tread on them and maybe consider some trekking poles as well.

Flora & Fauna

Oak, manzanita, lady bugs, poison oak, irises, lupine and miner's lettuce.

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