South Fork Lakes Trail is a 4.1 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Forks of Salmon, California that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, trail running, camping, and backpacking and is accessible from May until June. Dogs are also able to use this trail.
Directions from Fort Jones: Follow Highway 3 south for 25 miles to the Callahan-Cecilville Road turnoff (County Hwy. 1C02/93). Continue on this paved, two-lane road for another 10 miles to Carter Meadows Summit Trailhead.