Etna Summit Trailhead

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 
The Pacific Crest Trail crosses County Road 1C01 at Etna Summit (5960'). The trail heads north into the Marble Mountain Wilderness and south into the Russian Wilderness. This area has great views and cooler temperatures than the Scott Valley below. There is parking available.

At a Glance

Fees No fee
Permit Info: A current California Campfire Permit is required to use a camp stove, barbecue or have a campfire. Local fire restrictions supersede the campfire permit. Inquire at the Ranger Station before having a fire.
Open Season: June
Usage: Moderate
Restrictions: Water and garbage service are not provided. Bring enough water for drinking, cooking and washing as well as extra water to drown campfires each day. Please take all trash, garbage, fish guts and dog droppings with you when you leave. Dogs on leash only in parking lot and developed areas.
Closest Towns: Etna 12 miles
Water: None
Restroom: None
Operated By: US Forest Service

General Information

Directions: From Etna travel south on county road 1C01 approx 12 miles to the summit.

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
41.3946

  Longitude : 
-122.9938

  Elevation : 
5960'

 

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