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Deer Creek Trail

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Length

6.4 Miles 10.3 Kilometers

76%

Runnable

Elevation

3,290' 1,003 m

Ascent

-141' -43 m

Descent

10%

Avg Grade (6°)

32%

Max Grade (18°)

7,525' 2,294 m

High

4,376' 1,334 m

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Climb Deer Creek Canyon to stunning Deer Creek Pass.

Miguel Vieira

Overview

Free wilderness permits and campfire permits are required to enter the Trinity Alps Wilderness.
Features: River/Creek — Views — Wildflowers
Dogs: Leashed

Description

From the junction with the Stuart Fork Trail, the Deer Creek Trail switchbacks over a pass and then begins a gradual ascent of Deer Creek Canyon. Pass the junction for the Tri-Forest Trail at 2.5 miles and then the junction for the Granite Lake Trail at 5 miles. Shortly afterward, pass the Four Lakes Trail and then climb to Deer Lake. Beyond Deer Lake, continue climbing to the end of the trail at a junction with the Long Canyon Trail and the Stoney Ridge Trail on Deer Creek Pass.

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