|NATIONAL PARKS QUICKLINKS|
Backpacker Magazine – May 2000
Observe the uncanny resemblance between the good doctor's famous Truffula Trees and a field of fuzz-topped flowers 5 miles up Long Canyon.
Getting There: From Weaverville, take CA 3 for 24 miles to Long Canyon Road. Turn west on Long Canyon and proceed 3 miles to the trailhead.
Prime Time: Late July to mid-August.
Guides: The Trinity Alps, by Luther Linkhart (Wilderness Press, 800-443-7227; $15.95). The Lorax, by Dr. Seuss (Random House, 800-733-3000; $14.95).
Contact: Weaverville Ranger District, Shasta-Trinity National Forest, (530) 623-2121; http:// sv0505.r5.fs.fed.us/ shastatrinity/index.htm.