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Pacific Crest Trail: CA Section 27

SIERRA CITY to QUINCY-LAPORTE ROAD: Hike past dozens of alpine lakes and a few notable peaks on this 31.7-mile section. Don’t pass by the Sierra Buttes without climbing to the old lookout, the views from the top are some of California’s best.

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To Trailhead

From Truckee, CA, take CA 89 N to Sierraville. Turn L onto CA 49 and drive 12 mi. toward Sierra City. Look for PCT access sign and park on N side of road.

Sierra City County Store

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