Spicer Sand Flat Trailhead (at Spicer Reservoir)

Area Status: Open

Trailhead for the Spicer Sand Flat Trail (18E05); this trail runs from Spicer Reservoir to Sand Flat Campground.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Calaveras Ranger District (HWY 4)
Usage: Light
Best Season: Summer, early fall
Busiest Season: Summer
Closest Towns: Bear Valley to the east, Arnold to the west.
Water: .5 miles north at Spicer Reservoir Campground in summer season
Restroom: Vault toilet .6 miles north at Spicer Reservoir Picnic Area

General Information


9.3 miles southeast of Highway 4 on Spicer Reservoir Road (7N01). Trailhead is on the west side of the road, across from the group campground; parking is on the east side adjacent to the group campground. Trailhead is marked by a wooden post.

Lat/Long: 38.401795, -120.002487

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