Princess Ditch Trail
ElevationAscent: 629' 192 m
Descent: -572' -174 m
High: 1,347' 411 m
Low: 1,062' 324 m
GradeAvg Grade: 3% (2°)
Max Grade: 10% (6°)
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“Generally flat singletrack trail that links BLM Swazey Recreation Area to Whiskeytown NRA.”— Pablo Herrera
The trail is well maintained with multiple bridges over the deeper creek crossings. Trail junctions include; Mule Ridge Trail, Cosmos Way, Stony Gulch TH, Mule Town Road and Salt Creek Loop.
Best done as a clockwise loop starting from Oak Knoll TH then up Salt Creek Loop trail, and back to Oak Knoll on the Mule Ridge Trail (~16 miles). Alternatively, starting at Oak Knoll TH, going counterclockwise, climb the Mule Ridge Trail to the descent on Cosmos Way and back to Oak Knoll TH on Princess Ditch Trail (~9 miles).
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Land Manager: BLM Redding, CA