Summit City Trail 18E07

Area Status: Unknown

Starting from Forestdale Divide, the trail leads downhill through meadows and open forest past an area that was once an active mining community. The trail continues to the junction of the trail leading uphill to Fourth of July Lake.

At a Glance

Permit Info: A Wilderness Permit is required for overnight camping in the Mokelumne Wilderness.
Usage: Medium
Best Season: Summer, Fall
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Open for hikers and equestrians. Campfires are not allowed above 8,000'. Elsewhere, use existing fire rings.

Closest Towns: Woodford
Information Center: Call Amador Ranger District at (209) 295-4251.

General Information


From Highway 88, take the Hope Valley Road to Lower Blue Lake and turn north. In 3 miles the dirt road turns to 4WD, and in 2 miles reaches the Forestdale Divide trailhead.

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