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Long Gulch Trail

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4.7 Miles 7.6 Kilometers

 

80% 

Runnable

Singletrack

2,159' 658 m

Ascent

-73' -22 m

Descent

7,354' 2,241 m

High

5,268' 1,606 m

Low

9%

Avg Grade (5°)

26%

Max Grade (14°)

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A day run to a popular Trinity Alps lake.

Dara Zimmerman

Overview

Generally accessible from June to October. Trailhead parking can be crowded, and thievery is often reported at this trailhead.
Features: Birding — Lake — Swimming — Wildflowers — Wildlife
Dogs: Leashed

Runner Notes

Trail is in good condition for running, though some sections have loose gravel and large rocks. Its popularity may make this a choice off-season run. Watch out for horse and cow droppings.

Description

The access trail for Long Gulch Lake is a well-maintained and popular horse and runner trail in the Northeast Trinity Alps. The trail is a singletrack dirt and gravel path that is often combined with Trail Gulch Lake in a large loop. The lake has camping and is deep enough for swimming.

NOTE: Trail Gulch Lake and Long Gulch Lake are switched on most maps.

Flora & Fauna

Deer, bear, hawks, eagles.

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