Preston Falls Trail

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 
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The trail follows the north side of the Tuolumne River. Use Cherry Lake South topographic quad.

snag tree
CAUTION - BURNED AREA
Please use caution while in the
Rim Fire Burned Area.
Potential hazards include loose and falling rocks, flash floods, and debris flows.
Trees may have been weakened from fire damage and ongoing drought and may fall at any time.
Stay on designated roads and trails and within opened areas.
Be alert for falling objects and do not linger around large trees.
Avoid the area during high winds or heavy rain.
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At a Glance

Current Conditions: Groveland Ranger District (HWY 120)-Vehicle access may be difficult due to seasonal road closures and snowy conditions. No services available at any trailhead. PACK IT IN, PACK IT OUT, PLEASE! For a list of seasonally closed roads view the Stanislaus National Forest's�Motor Vehicle Use Maps. Please use caution while in the Rim Fire burned area.
Operational Hours: Trailhead is open. Vehicle access may be difficult due to seasonal road closures and snowy conditions. No services available at any trailhead. PACK IT IN, PACK IT OUT, PLEASE! For a list of seasonally closed roads view the Stanislaus National Forest's Motor Vehicle Use Maps.

General Information

Directions:

Take Cherry Lake Road to Early Intake. After the bridge, turn right to trailhead.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities


Hiking

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Day Hiking

Elevation desc 2100 to 2500 feet
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Area/Length : 
4.5 miles

  Latitude : 
37.878685

  Longitude : 
-119.950426

 



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