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Best trails in Orick

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Looking for a great trail near Orick, California? AllTrails has 50 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking 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. If you're looking for the best trails in Redwood National Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Arcata Community Forest or Trinidad State Beach. Ready for some activity? There are 30 moderate trails in Orick ranging from 1.5 to 20.5 miles and from 29 to 2,421 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 Orick
Top trails (50)
#1 - Fern Canyon Loop Trail
Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park
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Length: 1.1 mi • Est. 31 m
Fern Canyon is a surrealistic and amazing display of primal ferns growing in a narrow 50-foot-deep vertical walled canyon. The floor is nearly all creek bed which helps provide a contrast of water, grShow more
#2 - Miner's Ridge and James Irvine Trail Loop
Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park
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Length: 11.2 mi • Est. 5 h 31 m
Beautiful loop from Prairie Creek Visitor Center down to the beach along a ridge, then about a mile along the beach before heading back through Fern Canyon and up a couple of small river valleys and aShow more
#3 - Lady Bird Johnson Grove Trail
Redwood National Park
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 34 m
Lady Bird Johnson Grove Trail is a 1.3 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Orick, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily uShow more
#4 - Trillium Falls Trail
Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park
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Length: 2.6 mi • Est. 1 h 20 m
Trillium Falls Trail is a 2.6 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Orick, California that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and walking aShow more
#5 - Redwood Creek Trail
Redwood National Park
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Length: 15.6 mi • Est. 7 h 2 m
Lovely trail along a creek surrounded by redwoods. With a permit, one can camp anywhere along the creek, the only place in the park it's possible to camp outside a campground.Show more
#6 - Cathedral Trees Trail
Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park
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Length: 3 mi • Est. 1 h 24 m
Cathedral Trees Trail is a 3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Orick, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a numbShow more
#7 - James Irvine Trail
Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park
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Length: 10.7 mi • Est. 5 h 23 m
James Irvine Trail is a 10.7 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Orick, California that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, Show more
#8 - Clintonia Trail Loop
Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park
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Length: 6.9 mi • Est. 3 h 31 m
Great intermediate hike among the old growth redwoods for a few hours with great picture opportunities. Show more
#9 - Skunk Cabbage Trail
Redwood National Park
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Length: 7.3 mi • Est. 3 h 49 m
Note: Users report that the road to the trailhead is CLOSED due to downed trees, however the trail is still accessible. Please check the park page for more information.Show more
#10 - Big Tree Circle Trail
Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park
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Length: 0.3 mi • Est. 8 m
The "Big Tree Loop" is one of the largest and most accessible of the giant coastal redwoods in the area. If you want a quick walk out to one of the closest big trees, then check out this hike! It's jShow more
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