Buckeye Creek Trail to Kirkland Pass is a 26.7 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Bridgeport, California that features a river and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
dogs on leash
Directions from Bridgeport: Follow U.S. Highway 395 to the sign for Twin Lakes; follow Twin Lakes Road to Doc & Al's Resort. Turn right at the Resort, follow the signs for Buckeye Campground till you get to the campground, then follow the road past the campground to the Trailhead, park and hike! Buckeye Trailhead is located just west of Buckeye Campground at an elevation of 7000 feet.