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Best trails in Smith River National Recreation Area

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Looking for a great trail in Smith River National Recreation Area, California? AllTrails has 9 great hiking trails, forest trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 4 easy trails in Smith River National Recreation Area ranging from 0.7 to 15.4 miles and from 173 to 780 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Top trails (9)
#1 - Myrtle Creek Trail
Smith River National Recreation Area
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 1 h
#2 - Craigs Creek Trail
Smith River National Recreation Area
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Length: 7.6 mi • Est. 4 h 6 m
#3 - Little Bald Hills Trail
Smith River National Recreation Area
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Length: 18.1 mi • Est. 9 h 59 m
#4 - French Hill Trail
Smith River National Recreation Area
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 3 h 13 m
#5 - Smith River Scenic Byway
Smith River National Recreation Area
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Length: 15.4 mi
#6 - The Forks Trail
Smith River National Recreation Area
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Length: 0.7 mi • Est. 21 m
#7 - Sourdough Camp OHV Trail
Smith River National Recreation Area
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Length: 28.1 mi
#8 - Darlingtonia Trail
Smith River National Recreation Area
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Length: 0.2 mi • Est. 6 m
#9 - High Dome Trail
Smith River National Recreation Area
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 2 h 47 m