Mitchell Canyon to Back Creek Trail Loop

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Mitchell Canyon to Back Creek Trail Loop is a 7.8 mile loop trail located near Clayton, California that features beautiful wild flowers. The trail is rated as difficult and primarily used for hiking and trail running.

DISTANCE
7.8 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2034 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

hiking

trail running

views

wild flowers

wildlife

no dogs

3 months ago

hiking
3 months ago

Tried this loop on 6/3/2017, ~90 degrees, on a humid / scorching hot day. It's a great challenge, but this was a bit brutal due to the weather condition. Recommended on a cool winter/autumn day.

I've started from the Back Creek trail, and the latter half of this trail was very steep.

4 months ago

hiking
5 months ago

6 months ago

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Saturday, March 21, 2015