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Pacific Crest Trail: CA Section 28

QUINCY-LAPORTE ROAD to OROVILLE-QUINCY HIGHWAY: This 29.8-mile leg skirts crumbled lava flows and the churning Middle Fork Feather River, where delightful riverside pools offer ample sunbathing and swimming.

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To Trailhead

From Oroville, CA, drive E on CA 162. In 8 mi., turn R onto Forbestown Rd. (becomes Challenge Cutoff Rd.). In 16.7 mi., turn L onto La Porte Rd. (becomes Quincy-La Porte Rd.). Follow to La Porte, CA, and continue on Quincy-La Porte Rd. for 11.5 mi. to FR 60 where the PCT crosses the road. Parking available @ lot near junction.

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