Copper Creek Trail

HARD 2 reviews
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Copper Creek Trail is a 23 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Dunlap, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from May until October.

DISTANCE
23.0 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
8211 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

Directions from Big Stump Entrance: Travel north on Highway 180 approximately 40 miles to the roads end. The trailhead lies on the northern side of the road.

2 months ago

went up about 5 miles... its all uphill... plenty of water as july is playing out... i suggest starting at 7 in the morning... i started at 7:30 and caught more direct sun than i wanted... its hot and wideopen for most of the first 3 miles

camping
Monday, August 03, 2015

Definitely a challenge! Making it to the top of the pass was exhilarating. Not much water on the trail so when you come across some be sure to fill up! We had one close call.