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Gray Falls Adventure

Six Rivers NF - Gray Falls Day Use Area

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This Quest is only open during the summer; check accessibility before visiting.

Quest Trail Information

Start: Gray Falls Day Use Picnic Area, Burnt Ranch, CA.

Contact: Lower Trinity Ranger District, Six Rivers National Forest  | 530-629-2118

Total Length: ~1 mile

Estimated Time to Complete: 1 hour

Difficulty: Moderate to steep with stairs (~300’ elevation change)

Quests/Patches Available at: Six Rivers National Forest Office (open M-F 8 to 4:30) at the Lower Trinity Ranger District (580 HWY 96, Willow Creek)

Driving Directions

Eastbound on HWY 299, about 12 miles east of Willow Creek (between Hawkins Bar and Burnt Ranch) turn left at the “Gray Falls, Six Rivers National Forest (Day Use Only)” sign. Then follow the gravel road to your right and park in the Day Use Picnic Area (with toilet & picnic tables).

Westbound on HWY 299, about 2 miles west of Burnt Ranch turn right at the “Gray Falls, Six Rivers National Forest (Day Use Only)” sign (see gravel road directions above).

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