Falls Trail to Back Creek Trail Loop

MODERATE 8 reviews
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Falls Trail to Back Creek Trail Loop is a 10.2 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
10.2 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1902 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

hiking

trail running

walking

waterfall

no dogs

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hiking
7 months ago

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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