Falls Trail to Back Creek Trail Loop

MODERATE 18 reviews
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Falls Trail to Back Creek Trail Loop is a 9.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Clayton, California that features a waterfall. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for hiking, walking, and trail running.

DISTANCE
9.9 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2,017 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

hiking

trail running

walking

waterfall

no dogs

hiking
3 months ago

Great hot summer evening hike. Falls are still running but not for long!

hiking
4 months ago

loved this trail! nice changes in elevation, beautiful views and waterfalls. there was a lot to look at and appreciate and it was a nice length that felt challenging but doable.

hiking
6 months ago

What a great hike.

Sunday, June 11, 2017

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Friday, April 21, 2017

I started this loop at the Mitchell Canyon Visitor Center parking lot and followed these trails: Oak Road, Bruce Lee Road, Back Creek Trail, Meridian Ridge Road, Middle trail, Falls Trail, Cardinet Oaks Road, Donner Canyon Road, Bruce Lee Road and Oak Road back to the parking lot. Total distance: 7.7 miles with 1,814 elevation gained with average speed 3 mph. It was a pleasant hike with lots waterfalls and breathtaking views.

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11 months ago

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Saturday, September 23, 2017

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Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Sunday, June 11, 2017

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Saturday, March 25, 2017

Tuesday, March 07, 2017