8.0 miles
Distance
2,107 ft
Climb
-2,097 ft
Descent
1 mile
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Albert Lakes via PCT is a 8 mile less popular intermediate route located near Etna California. This hike only route and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route climbs 2,107 ft with a max elevation of 7,376 ft then descends -2,097 ft.
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Redding: Albert Lakes via PCT
Sep 20, 2013 from backpacker.com
This 9.6-mile overnight in the Russian Wilderness is pine-studded, alpine lake-riddled, and in-your-dreams beautiful.

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Hike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Out & Back
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Albert Lakes via PCT mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    6,211 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,211 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,220 ft
  • Grade max
    -63.1%
  • Grade min
    73.1%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    289 ft

Directions

  1. Walk east on PCT - Russian Wilderness.
  2. Continue for 3 kilometers.
  3. Turn left onto Albert Lake.
  4. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  5. Walk east on Albert Lake.
  6. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  7. Turn right onto PCT - Russian Wilderness.
  8. Continue for 3 kilometers.
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