Best Backpacking in Mammoth

Looking for the best backpacking in Mammoth? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Mammoth. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the incredible Outbound community.

  • Climb Mt. Shasta via the Hotlum-Bolam Ridge

    The Hotlum-Bolam route follows the ridge between the Hotlum and Bolam Glaciers on Shasta's north side. It's an intermediate route that isn't much more technical than the south side routes, except for icy sections and possible late-season open crev...

    10 miles 7200 ft gain

  • Climb Mt. Shasta via Clear Creek Route

    The least technical route to the summit of Mt Shasta begins at the Clear Creek Trailhead (elevation 6390 ft). Please note that although this is a less technical route, this is still dangerous and there have been deaths on Mt. Shasta because of fal...

    12.4 miles 7927 ft gain