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Best trails in Three Rivers

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Looking for a great trail near Three Rivers, California? AllTrails has 92 great hiking trails, trail running 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. If you're looking for the best trails in Sequoia National Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Dry Creek Preserve or Plaza Park. Gearing up for a challenge? There are 43 hard trails in Three Rivers ranging from 6.4 to 57 miles and from 2,080 to 12,162 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 Three Rivers
Top trails (92)
#1 - Moro Rock Trail
Sequoia National Park
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Length: 0.4 mi • Est. 17 m
This road generally opens by the Wednesday before Memorial Day in late May and closes when it becomes impassable due to snow. In heavy snow years, the road may open later than usual. When the road is Show more
#2 - General Sherman Tree Trail
Sequoia National Park
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 26 m
Fun easy walk on a paved trail to see the largest tree in the world!Show more
#3 - Heather Lake, Emerald Lake, and Pear Lake Trail via Watchtower and Pear Lake Trails
Sequoia National Park
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Length: 11.8 mi • Est. 6 h 43 m
A short section of the trail that lies past the Watchtower/Hump trail intersection is closed for the winter months annually due to icy conditions and steep cliffs. When it is closed you will need to uShow more
#4 - Congress Trail
Sequoia National Park
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Length: 3 mi • Est. 1 h 33 m
This popular trail begins at the General Sherman Tree and takes you into the heart of the Giant Forest. It is also a pleasant snow-shoe in the winter months.Show more
#5 - Mineral King to Eagle Lake Trail
Sequoia National Park
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Length: 6.5 mi • Est. 4 h 7 m
A day hike from Mineral King Valley to Eagle Lake and back. The hike from Mineral King to Eagle Lake is short and steep. The hike starts at an elevation just above 7,800' and climbs to just above 10,0Show more
#6 - Big Trees Trail
Sequoia National Park
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 32 m
This easy, paved trail offers several educational displays focusing on the giant sequoia ecosystem.Show more
#7 - Weaver Lake Trail
Jennie Lakes Wilderness
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Length: 6.5 mi • Est. 3 h 28 m
Note: Users have reported that the road is closed about 3.5 miles from the trailhead.Show more
#8 - Alta Peak Trail
Sequoia National Park
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Length: 14.9 mi • Est. 8 h 45 m
Alta Peak Trail is a 14.9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Three Rivers, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is only recommended for very experienced adventurShow more
#9 - Giant Forest Loop Trail
Sequoia National Park
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Length: 7 mi • Est. 3 h 41 m
The trailhead at General Sherman Tree parking lot is about 5 minutes away from the Lodgepole Visitor Center. It is a very popular hike in the summertime, so you may need to park your car at the visitoShow more
#10 - Heather Lake via Watchtower Trail
Sequoia National Park
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Length: 8.1 mi • Est. 4 h 41 m
A short section of the trail that lies past the Watchtower/Hump trail intersection is closed for the winter months annually due to icy conditions and steep cliffs. When it is closed you will need to uShow more
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