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Redding: Papoose Lake

Earmark a long weekend for this 31-miler linking tree-shaded lowlands, old mining homesteads, waterfalls, and a beautiful alpine lake.

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Editors note: Google terrain view misidentifies Papoose Lake. The correct name is Grizzly Lake. Google topo view confirms this mistake.Mapped by Leon Nelson

To Trailhead

From Market St. and CA 299, head W on CA 299 toward Helena, CA. In 59 mi., turn R onto E. Fork Rd. In 3.8 mi., L @ Y onto Hobo Gulch Rd. In 4.7 mi., bear L to stay on Hobo Gulch Rd. Follow 7.1 mi. to trailhead parking.

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