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Princess Ditch Trail

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7.7 Miles 12.4 Kilometers

 

98% 

Runnable

Singletrack

629' 192 m

Ascent

-572' -174 m

Descent

1,347' 411 m

High

1,062' 324 m

Low

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

10%

Max Grade (6°)

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Generally flat singletrack trail that links BLM Swazey Recreation Area to Whiskeytown NRA.

Pablo Herrera

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Description

Generally flat singletrack in an old mining water ditch that links the BLM Swazey Recreation Area/Mule Ridge Trail - Mule Ridge Trail at the Oak Knoll Trailhead to Whiskeytown NRA - Salt Creek Loop at Mule Town Road.

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).

Additional information can be found here.

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Land Manager: BLM Redding, CA

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