Buena Vista Crest Trail to Royal Arch Lake

MODERATE 3 reviews
#105 of 165 trails in

Buena Vista Crest Trail to Royal Arch Lake is a 30.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Mariposa, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from June until October. Horses are also able to use this trail.

DISTANCE
30.3 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
4360 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

backpacking

birding

camping

hiking

nature trips

walking

horseback riding

lake

views

wild flowers

wildlife

no dogs

2 months ago

Beautiful lakes at Royal Arch and Buena Vista. Pleasant scenery along the way

backpacking
3 months ago

Awesome trail, lots of streams and waterfalls. We couldn't finish the whole loop due to high water levels from all the snow melt, but had a great time and clocked in about 33 miles in 4 days.

hiking
Friday, August 16, 2013

Beautiful.