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Lower Bristlecone Trail

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

3.1 mile 4.9 kilometer point to point
96% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 795' 242 m
Descent: 0' 0 m
High: 9,261' 2,823 m
Low: 8,466' 2,580 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 7% (4°)

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Mar 8, 2018
Steve Homner
some snow 3.1mi
Aug 26, 2017
Alex H
Easy but constant ascent on gravel road trail. Links to Upper Bristlecomb for a loop back down the road, but I did as an out and back.
Jul 29, 2017
Daniel Ives
3.5mi — 0h 54m
Jun 3, 2017
Daniel Ives
6.2mi — 1h 18m
Sep 24, 2016
Daniel Ives
3.5mi — 0h 53m

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  3.7 from 6 votes

#16698

Overall
  3.7 from 6 votes
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Trail Rankings

#170

in Nevada

#16,698

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Photos

Bristlecone and Bonanza trail junction.
Sep 3, 2016 near Pahrump, NV
Lower Bristlecone Trailhead.
Sep 3, 2016 near Pahrump, NV
Panorama of Lee Canyon from the Bristlecone and Bonanza trail junction.
Sep 3, 2016 near Pahrump, NV
The Bonanza Trailhead is easy to spot along the Bristlecone Trail.
Dec 12, 2016 near Pahrump, NV

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