Thunder Mountain Trail 17E04 & 17E22
Area Status: Closed
This scenic trail climbs through timbered slopes, meadows and volcanic outcroppings, reaching the summit of Thunder Mountain in 3.6 miles. The trail continues another 1.4 miles to Horse Canyon. The trail is open to hikers, bicycles and equestrians.
At a Glance
|Permit Info:||California Campfire Permit required for wood, charcoal, or gas fires.|
|Best Season:||Summer, Fall|
|Busiest Season:||Summer, Fall|
Check for seasonal fire restrictions before trip. Campfires are not recommended on this section; camping terrain is limited; no fire rings exist.
|Information Center:||Call Amador Ranger District at (209) 295-4251.|
Trailhead is on Highway 88 between Silver Lake and Kirkwood Ski Area.
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