Falls Trail to Back Creek Trail Loop

MODERATE 31 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

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waterfall

no dogs

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7 months ago

Love the trails, walked by a number of little waterfalls and wild turkeys and a bobcat to top it off.

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Sunday, June 03, 2018

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

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Monday, May 21, 2018

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.

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Thursday, March 01, 2018

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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