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Address: Trinity Center, CA

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Horse riding in the Alps.

The views were great, and being above 4,000 ft. meant no Poison Oak! The weather was warm in the afternoons.

Reviewed 6 September 2016
Tiffany M
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

The views were great, and being above 4,000 ft. meant no Poison Oak! The weather was warm in the afternoons.

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Thank Tiffany M
Sacramento, California
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Reviewed 26 October 2014

Nothing like the views you will love the small town feel and beauty all around you. Nature trails all around. Great exercise and great relaxing peaceful place.

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1 Thank Girlfriday70
Visalia, California
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Reviewed 4 September 2014

Views of the mountains are wonderful. Many places for drives, hikes, etc. There's not much for us to dislike in Trinity County!!

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3 Thank Joan M
california
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Reviewed 7 July 2014

We have experienced 3 annual pack trips into trinity Alps and The awesome Marble Mountains with our family of teens and 20 something kids. SandEoutfitter.com from Ft Jones did an Awesome job with their mules and horses getting some of us into the higher altitude back country with ease. We were a family of 6 and arranged for Duane and... More 

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United States
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Reviewed 21 November 2013

We had the most amazing backpacking trip with our nephew and my brother-in-law who had been backpacking. Now they are hooked! So - Just Do It! Hooray for the Pacific Crest Trail!

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Thank RangerDanS
San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 16 November 2013

This is another example of pristine wilderness preserved by the usda. There are hikes for every level of fitness and commitment. Almost every hike takes you to breathtaking views of rugged mountains or alpine lakes...or both.

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1 Thank Martin L
Reno, Nevada, United States
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Reviewed 5 September 2013

We hiked from the Long Canyon Trailhead (easily searchable on Google Maps) to the Four Lakes Basin on Labor Day weekend. The trail is well-marked and absolutely gorgeous. You move from Lower Montane Forest, through a meadow into Upper Montane Forest, through another meadow and finally emerge in a SubAlpine Zone, all with some amazing peaks towering over you. There... More 

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2 Thank Sarah R
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Reviewed 3 September 2013

Beautiful. Lots of elevation change. Pack light with good boots. We hiked big flat to deer creek to caribou lake back to big flat 24 miles. The Caribou scramble was killer. Fun times.

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1 Thank U2Becky
Redding, California, United States
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Reviewed 31 January 2013

The Trinity Alps Wilderness is a vast gorgeous expanse that is amazing year round. From Summer hikes, to Winter snow shoeing, the trails and lakes are easily located and user friendly. A must for avid hikers!

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Reviewed 1 August 2012

We stayed at the Hidden Horse campground with our horses. This is an excellent camp that usually has vacant spots without the need for reservations. The Trinity Alps are rugged and remote. Fishing is good. Use flies, salmon eggs, or worms. Bring sturdy walking shoes. Back country camping requires a wilderness permit.

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