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Best trails in Fort Jones

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Looking for a great trail near Fort Jones, California? AllTrails has 7 great hiking trails, forest trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. You'll also find some great local park options, like Lake Siskiyou (Siskiyou County Flood Control District) or Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument. Gearing up for a challenge? There are 4 hard trails in Fort Jones ranging from 6.4 to 8.5 miles and from 2,375 to 7,011 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Fort Jones
Top trails (7)
#1 - Kidder Creek Trailhead to Pacific Crest Trail
Fort Jones, California
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Length: 6.4 mi • Est. 4 h 47 m
#2 - Cliff Lake Via Shackelford Creek Trail [CLOSED]
Marble Mountain Wilderness
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Length: 9.9 mi • Est. 5 h 6 m
As of September 2020, trails in this area are closed due to wildfire. See park page for more information.Show more
#3 - Summit Lake Via Shackleford Creek Trail [CLOSED]
Marble Mountain Wilderness
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Length: 9.3 mi • Est. 4 h 41 m
As of September 2020, trails in this area are closed due to wildfire. See park page for more information.Show more
#4 - Paradise Lake Trail [CLOSED]
Marble Mountain Wilderness
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Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 1 h 43 m
As of September 2020, trails in this area are closed due to wildfire. See park page for more information.Show more
#5 - Big Meadows Road: Alder Creek to Sniktaw Meadow [CLOSED]
Marble Mountain Wilderness
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Length: 8.3 mi
As of September 2020, trails in this area are closed due to wildfire. See park page for more information. This is the route Forest Service suggests to get to Big Meadows. Some steep sections warrant 4WD to avoid spinning. Some rough spots, need to be careful and pick your way. Gorgeous views as you climb. Allow about 45 minutes each way. Hikes in Big Meadows make you feel like you are on the set of the opening scenes of Sound of Music!Show more
#6 - Calf Lake Trail [CLOSED]
Marble Mountain Wilderness
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Length: 8.5 mi • Est. 5 h
As of September 2020, trails in this area are closed due to wildfire. See park page for more information.Show more
#7 - Kelsey Creek Trail to Maple Falls [CLOSED]
Klamath National Forest
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Length: 8.4 mi • Est. 4 h 55 m
As of September 2020, trails in this area are closed due to wildfire. See park page for more information.Show more