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
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.
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.