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Best trails in Lakeshore

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Looking for a great trail near Lakeshore, California? AllTrails has 35 great hiking trails, trail running trails, lake 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 Millerton Lake State Recreation Area or Big Table Mountain Ecological Reserve. Gearing up for a challenge? There are 19 hard trails in Lakeshore ranging from 4.9 to 36.9 miles and from 6,994 to 12,414 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 Lakeshore
Top trails (35)
#1 - Rancheria Falls Trail
Sierra National Forest
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Length: 4.1 mi • Est. 2 h 5 m
Rancheria Falls Trail is a 4.1 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Lakeshore, California that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used forShow more
#2 - Twin Lakes Trail
Kaiser Wilderness
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Length: 8.2 mi • Est. 4 h 22 m
Twin Lakes Trail is a 8.2 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Lakeshore, California that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options andShow more
#3 - Kaiser Peak
Sierra National Forest
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Length: 10 mi • Est. 6 h 12 m
Kaiser Peak is a 10 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Lakeshore, California that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is best Show more
#4 - George Lake Trail
Sierra National Forest
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Length: 8.9 mi • Est. 4 h 55 m
George Lake Trail is a 8.9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Lakeshore, California that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity optionShow more
#5 - Florence Lake to Evolution Valley
Sierra National Forest
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Length: 30.7 mi • Est. Multi-day
Approaching by way of the rugged canyon of the San Joaquin River and surrounded by a host of jagged summits, this trail delves into the secluded heart of Kings Canyon's northern wilderness - the lush,Show more
#6 - Hell For Sure Pass
John Muir Wilderness
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Length: 36.9 mi • Est. Multi-day
This backcountry thru hike covers backcountry terrain through to magnificent peaks, Sierra lakes, and off-trail to deep canyons, all in about 4-5 days. Begin at the Maxson Trailhead and continue to tShow more
#7 - Dusy-Ershim OHV Trail
Sierra National Forest
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Length: 30 mi
A very scenic trail that climbs to 10,000 feet at Thompson Lake, then rarely drops below 9,000 feet after that. You'll pass several excellent lakes offering good camping and fishing. Almost the entireShow more
#8 - Kaiser Loop Trail
Kaiser Wilderness
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Length: 19.5 mi • Est. 10 h 39 m
Kaiser Loop Trail is a 19.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Lakeshore, California that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and iShow more
#9 - Mount Givens
Lakeshore, California
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 3 h 8 m
You can start the trail from the Kaiser Pass Road or drive the mile up to White Park Vista (a rough dirt road). The first 100 yards is the section of the road that is the most tricky. From the White BShow more
#10 - Coyote Lake OHV Trail
Sierra National Forest
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Length: 20.3 mi
Very difficult trail to two beautiful lakes with great fishing and camping. The longest trail in the Red Mountain area with excellent camping and fishing. Difficult part measures 3.8 miles one way. CShow more
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