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The Best Hiking in Orick

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Top hiking spots in and near Orick

  • Orick, California

    Skunk Cabbage Trail

    7.3 mi / 1539 ft gain
    Skunk Cabbage Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Orick, California.
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  • Orick, California

    Redwood Creek Trail

    15.6 mi / 1118 ft gain
    Redwood Creek Trail is an out and back trail that takes you by a river located near Orick, California
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  • Orick, California

    Berry Glen and Lady Bird Grove Trail

    5.98 mi / 1450 ft gain
    Berry Glen and Lady Bird Grove Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see wildflowers located near Orick, California.
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  • Orick, California

    Lady Bird Johnson Grove in Redwood NP

    4.0
    1.35 mi / 92 ft gain
    This hike starts in the parking lot of the Lady Bird Johnson Grove Picnic Area. As one of the more popular hikes in Redwood National Park, it is a good idea to get there early to secure parking and miss the crowds. To get to the parking lot from the Kuchel Visitor Center, travel north on Highway ...
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  • Orick, California

    Trillium Falls

    2.68 mi / 469 ft gain
    Trillium Falls trail is a nice little hike through a second growth and old growth redwood forest. The trail is lined with sweet smelling ferns and has plenty of shade the entire route. This would be good for a midday hike in summer.  The trail starts from the Elk Meadows Day Use parking area. St...
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  • Humboldt County, California

    Cathedral Trees Trail

    2.95 mi / 656 ft gain
    Cathedral Trees Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Orick, California.
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  • Humboldt County, California

    Miner's Ridge and James Irvine Trail Loop

    11.15 mi / 1637 ft gain
    Miner's Ridge and James Irvine Trail Loop is a loop trail where you may see local wildlife located near Orick, California.
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  • Humboldt County, California

    Gold Bluffs Mountain Bike Loop

    17.51 mi / 1900 ft gain
    Gold Bluffs Mountain Bike Loop is a loop trail that is moderately difficult located near Orick, California.
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  • Orick, California

    Clintonia Trail Loop

    4.0
    6.98 mi / 1033 ft gain
    Clintonia Trail Loop is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Orick, California.
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  • Orick, California

    Prairie Creek Redwoods Loop

    5.0
    19.42 mi / 2799 ft gain
    This is the itinerary for our 3 day backpacking trip at Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park in early May. The original plan was to backpack Redwood Creek Trail in Redwood National Park.  A couple issues stopped us from doing that: The water level was too high in May and multiple Park Rangers warne...
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  • Humboldt County, California

    West Ridge Trail to Prairie Creek Trail Loop

    5.28 mi / 1017 ft gain
    West Ridge Trail to Prairie Creek Trail Loop is a loop trail where you may see wildflowers located near Orick, California.
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  • Humboldt County, California

    Foothill to Cathedral Tree Loop

    2.24 mi / 538 ft gain
    Foothill to Cathedral Tree Loop is a loop trail that provides a good opportunity to view wildlife located near Orick, California.
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  • Humboldt County, California

    Zig Zag Figure 8 Trail

    8.32 mi / 1818 ft gain
    Zig Zag Figure 8 Trail is a loop trail that takes you through a nice forest locates near Orick, California.
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  • Orick, California

    Cal Barrel Road

    3.93 mi / 883 ft gain
    Cal Barrel Road is an out-and-back trail where you may see wildflowers located near Orick, California.
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  • Humboldt County, California

    Hike to Tall Trees Grove, Redwood NP

    5.0
    3.9 mi / 690 ft gain
    NOTE: You need a permit, albeit free, to do this hike.First, you'll need to go to the Thomas H. Kuchel Visitor Center just off Highway 101 south of Orick, CA. Once there, write down your license plate number and go up to the counter and ask one of the rangers for a permit for Tall Trees Access Ro...
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  • Orick, California

    Tall Trees Grove, Redwood Creek, Emerald Ridge Loop

    4.4
    4.41 mi / 1043 ft gain
    Day 1: Check with the Rangers station before heading up for best camping opportunities. Assuming you've checked with the rangers for approval...if there are openings, off of the main road, there are side streets with access to the beaches. Pull into one of these areas and drive down as far as you...
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