Poison Canyon

MODERATE 1 reviews
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Poison Canyon is a 10.4 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Trinity Center, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, trail running, camping, and backpacking and is best used from June until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

DISTANCE
10.4 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
4117 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dog friendly

backpacking

camping

hiking

trail running

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

snow

hiking
Friday, May 22, 2015

This is a great day-hike. There are good views of Ycatapom Peak, & Lilypad Lake is pretty cool, but the lush ponds & views above are even better. There's another pond off-trail hidden under some cliffs worth exploring. Did I mention the meadows are incredible,too?