3 miles
Distance
515 ft
Climb
-863 ft
Descent
2 miles
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Details

  • Riding Area
    Northern Sequoia National Forest
    Kernville, California
  • AKA
    Lewis
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Global Ranking
    #42020 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    5 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

This trailhead is 8 miles north of Quaking Aspen. Travels east to Trout Meadow, then north to Kern Ranger Station in Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks. Offers scenic views of Sierra, crosses the Little Kern River on a suspension bridge, then to Trout Meadow Ranger Station, Willow Meadow, and north to the Big Kern River, up to the Little and Big Kern Lakes. Trail continues on to the Kern Ranger Station Bridge, crossing the Big Kern into the Inyo National Forest at the east end of the trail.

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More Stats for Lewis Camp Trail (West) bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -347 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,346 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,712 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,365 ft
  • Grade
    -2.164%
  • Grade max
    -43.15%
  • Grade min
    22.387%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    491 ft
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
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  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Gate Gate
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      Lewis Camp Trail... Trail Reports

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      Jul 2, 2018 @ 1:53pm
      Jul 2, 2018
      Do not ride. Trail was difficult to make out and there are fallen trees everywhere. Go to summit south.
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      Sep 14, 2015 @ 5:49pm
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      Sep 14, 2015 @ 5:49pm
      Sep 14, 2015
      Lewis Camp Trail (West)

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