Tuolumne River Canyon Trail

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

The trail follows the south side of the Tuolumne River to the confluence of the Clavey River.  

Suggestion: If combined with the Hamby Trail, start at Hamby Trailhead and end at Lumsden boat launch. Shuttle cars down to the river due to elevation gain.

Use Jawbone topographic quad.

CAUTION—BURNED AREA

snag treePlease 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.

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 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. Please use caution while in the Rim Fire burned area.

General Information

Directions:

Take Lumsden Road off of Ferretti Road, approximately 4.5 miles to the trailhead. The trailhead is a half mile downstream from the Lumsden boat launch.


Recreation Map

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Hiking

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Day Hiking

Elevation desc 1250 to 1400 feet
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
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Location

 
  Area/Length : 
6 miles

  Latitude : 
37.83755

  Longitude : 
-120.06124

 



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