Day Hiking

The Plumas National Forest has miles of beautiful day hikes from easy to more difficult.


Day Hiking Areas

  • Beckwourth Ranger District area description
  • Accessing Rangeland
  • Lake Davis Recreation Area area description
  • Lake Davis Trail
  • Lightning Tree Boat Launch Facility
  • Lakes Basin Recreation Area area description
  • Bear Lakes Loop Trail
  • Frazier Falls Trail
  • Gray Eagle Creek Trail
  • Jamison Creek Trail
  • Long Lake Trail
  • Mt. Elwell Trail and Loop
  • Round Lake Trail and Loop
  • Silver Lake and Mud Lake Trails
  • Smith Lake Trail
  • Mills Peak Trail
  • Little Grass Valley Recreation Area area description
  • Mt. Hough Ranger District area description
  • Antelope Lake Recreation Area area description
  • Antelope Lake / Taylor Lake Trail
  • Antelope Lake Nature Trail
  • Cold Stream Trail
  • Middle Creek Trail
  • Berry Creek Trail
  • Bucks Lake Recreation Area area description
  • Bucks Creek Loop Trail
  • Bucks Lake Area Grizzly Forebay Trail
  • Bucks Lake Wilderness area description
  • Bucks Lake Wilderness Trails area description
  • Bucks Lake Wild Rt Hand Branch of Mill Creek Trail
  • Bucks Lake Wilderness Gold Lake Trailhead
  • Bucks Lake Wilderness Granite Gap Trailhead
  • Bucks Lake Wilderness Mill Creek Trailhead
  • Bucks Lake Wilderness Three Lakes PCT Tie
  • Bucks Lake Wilderness Three Lakes Trail
  • Butterfly Valley Trail
  • Feather River Canyon Recreation Area area description
  • Ben Lomond Trail
  • Indian Springs Trail
  • Yellow Creek Trail
  • Indian Valley Area area description
  • Peter's Creek Trail
  • Round Valley Lake Nature Trail
  • Middle Fork Trails of the Feather River area description
  • Middle Fork Trails - Access from La Porte Rd area description
  • Bachs Creek Trail
  • Lost Cabin Springs Trail
  • Middle Fork Trails-Access from Bucks Lake Road area description
  • McCarthy Bar Trail
  • No Ear Bar Trail
  • Oddie Bar Trail
  • Mt. Hough Trail
  • North Fork Fishing Trail
  • Pacific Crest Trail (PCT)
  • South Park Trails area description
  • Bear Cub Trail
  • Cascade Trail
  • Deer Trail
  • Flume Trail
  • Monument Peak Trail
  • Ridge Trail
  • Spanish Ridge Trail
  • Spanish Traverse
Areas & Activities


https://www.fs.usda.gov/activity/plumas/recreation/hiking/?recid=11182&actid=50