4.6 miles
852 ft
-852 ft
1 mile
High Point

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Brown Mountain is a 5 mile popular expert route located near Strawberry California. This hike only route and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 1 trails. This route climbs 852 ft with a max elevation of 7,125 ft then descends -852 ft.
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More Stats for Brown Mountain mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    6,423 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,488 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,490 ft
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  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile


  1. Walk north on Loon Lake Trail.
  2. Continue for 2.5 kilometers.
  3. Walk southwest on Loon Lake Trail.
  4. Continue for 2.5 kilometers.
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

Loon Lake Trail
May 29, 2021 @ 2:51pm
May 29, 2021
Lots of downed trees and you’ll lose the trail in a couple of spots. Would be a tough time on the bike. Hiking was ok. Parking lot is closed so you have to park on the road about a mile from the trailhead.
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  • By chuktA TRAILFORKS NFTA Map Team & contributors
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