Silver King Trail is a 14 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Markleeville, California that offers scenic views and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is best used from June until November.
Directions from Carson City: Take Highway 395 south to Mill Canyon Road which is 2 miles south of Coleville, CA. At the first junction on Mill Canyon Road go right toward Little Antelope Pack Station. This road is very steep and may be difficult for some compact 2 wheel drive vehicles. At Rodriguez Flat follow the signs to the Correl Valley trailhead.The Driving time from Carson City is about 11/2 hours.