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Coast to Crest Trail

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27.6 mile 44.4 kilometer point to point
93% Runnable
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Elevation

Ascent: 3,311' 1,009 m
Descent: -3,625' -1,105 m
High: 1,269' 387 m
Low: 238' 73 m

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Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 58% (30°)

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A long trail that passes the Pardee Reservoir.

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Features Wildflowers · Wildlife

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The Coast to Crest Trail section that heads west towards Hogan Lake. This is an excellent place for trail running, hiking and horseback riding.

A permit is required to use this trail and there is self registration at the trail heads.

You can find more information about the route here.

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View of the Mokelumne River
Nov 24, 2017 near Jackson, CA
The descent back to Rich Gulch Trailhead
Nov 24, 2017 near Jackson, CA
There are lots of steep but relatively short climbs on the race trail. Folks described it as sneaky because there's one after another.
May 5, 2017 near Valley…, CA
The water is still flowing after a super-wet winter.
May 5, 2017 near Valley…, CA
Spring is in the air at the Mokelumne half marathon 2017.
May 5, 2017 near Valley…, CA
The hills are green in Mokelumne (in April, at least).
May 5, 2017 near Valley…, CA

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