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Pacific Crest Trail: CA Section 33

DRAKESBAD RESORT to OLD STATION POST OFFICE: Head into the remote corner of Lassen Volcanic National Park on this 22.4-mile section past high mountain lakes ringed with conifers and a backdrop of cinder cone volcanoes.

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To Trailhead

From Chico, CA, go N on CA 32 to CA 89/36 E. In Chester, turn L onto Feather River Dr. In .75 mi., turn L onto Warner Valley Rd. (look for sign “Warner Valley and Drakesbad”) and go 6 mi. Turn R, staying on Warner Valley Rd., to Warner Valley Campground. PCT starts @ E end of campground.

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