DISTANCE
16.4 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
3,435 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

backpacking

camping

hiking

horseback riding

snowshoeing

trail running

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

snow

washed out

no dogs

hiking
Saturday, February 14, 2015

This is a good trip for beginning backpackers. I like starting on the Big Fork Ridge Trail, camping at Caldwell Fork #41, then passing the Big Poplars before descending Rough Fork Ridge Trail past the Woody Place. It's a nice winter trip when you just want to get out for an easy weekend.