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Smith Lake Trail

Intermediate/Difficult

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0.3 mile 0.5 kilometer point to point
49% Runnable
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 284' 86 m
Descent: 0' 0 m
High: 6,900' 2,103 m
Low: 6,617' 2,017 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 16% (9°)
Max Grade: 23% (13°)

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Trail shared by Dara Zimmerman

A short and moderately difficult run to picturesque Smith Lake with great views of Mount Shasta.

Dara Zimmerman

Features Birding · Lake · Swimming · Views · Wildflowers

Generally accessible from June to October.

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The Smith Lake Trail, which branches off of the Ruffey Lakes/Meeks Meadow Trail, is a moderate climb to picturesque Smith Lake. The trail has outstanding views of Mount Shasta and the surrounding valleys.

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