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Chimney Tree Trail

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1.0 Miles 1.5 Kilometers


91%

Runnable

149' 45 m

Ascent

-161' -49 m

Descent

6%

Avg Grade (3°)

13%

Max Grade (7°)

5,615' 1,711 m

High

5,454' 1,662 m

Low

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An easy run including a gorgeous giant sequoia hollowed by fire, creating a "chimney" in the trunk.

Lindsey Hubert Roberts

Dogs Unknown

Features -none-

Once the first big snow of the season comes the Forest Service will close the road. Usually October - May.

Description

This trail makes for an easy 1.1 mile run. This trail begins from a large, dirt parking lot, which makes it easy to access. Along the way, visitors can expect gentle grades, but a consistent uphill incline during the first half of the trail. Once you've started working your way back to the car, you'll have a slightly steeper descent.

The highlight of this loop is its namesake "Chimney Tree" - a gorgeous giant sequoia tree hollowed by fire, creating a "chimney" in the trunk.

Flora & Fauna

You'll be treated to many towering tree species, as well as the ferns that call the understory home.

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in Nelder Grove

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in California

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