Trail Run Project Logo

Cannell Meadow

Difficult
 4.5 (2)

Amazing views guaranteed!


Your Rating:      Clear Rating
Your Difficulty:
Your Favorites: Add to Favorites · Your List
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

9.7

Miles

15.6

KM

77%

Runnable

7,451' 2,271 m

High

2,806' 855 m

Low

4,785' 1,458 m

Up

141' 43 m

Down

10%

Avg Grade (5°)

33%

Max Grade (18°)

Dogs Unknown

Features Birding · Fall Colors · River/Creek · Views · Wildlife

Description

This trail is definitely a climb if you start at the bottom (entrance in Kernville). It's a 20-ish mile out-and-back that goes from Kernville to Cannell Meadow in the mountains above Kernville. It's highly trafficked. Be on the lookout because they allow bikes as well as motorcycles (with spark arresters) in this trail.

One of the wonders of this trail, besides the endorphins from climbing it, are the views. Once you get 5 miles in, you can see the whole Kern River valley and then some. But it will cost you energy. I've only gone 5 miles in on this trail starting from Kernville so far, and that's about a 3000-foot elevation gain.

Contacts

Shared By:

Jeff Groehler

Trail Ratings

  4.5 from 2 votes

#1

in Kernville

#7106

Overall
  4.5 from 2 votes
5 Star
50%
4 Star
50%
3 Star
0%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
0%
Trail Rankings

#1

in Kernville

#655

in California

#7,106

Overall
28 Views Last Month
483 Since Jun 1, 2019
Difficult

0%
0%
0%
0%
100%
0%

0 Comments

Weather


Current Trail Conditions

Update Conditions
Unknown See History
Add Your Check-In

Check-Ins

none