1/2 way up to the lakes           nearing the lakes          Ridge Lakes

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We hike the trails of Lassen National Park and Caribou Wilderness.  Our maps are free to you, the hiker.


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Ridge Lakes up-and-back

season:  mid July-Oct (snow Nov-mid July)

length:  2.2 miles

elevation gain:  1000'

elevation range:  7000-8000'

rules: Lassen National Park

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This is a really steep, really short, really cute hike.

It starts at the Sulphur Works hydrothermal area, and immediately heads up a forested ridge between two creeks.

It never lets up until you pop over the top into the basin holding the two Ridge Lakes