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Lumsden Road

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 4.0 from 1 vote
black  Difficult from 1 vote
Rank: #13 in the Stanislaus National Forest area
#379 in CA, #4,198 Overall
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Trail near Groveland-Big Oak Flat CD,  area, 
“Lumsden road takes you on 5 mile trek from the top of the Tuolumne canyon to the Toulumne river.”
Tom Wilson on Jun 18, 2013
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5.28.3 milesKilometers 1,648’502 m Ascent 3,040’926 m High 6% Avg Grade (4°)
Doubletrack Type -75’-23 m Descent 1,434’437 m Low 18% Max Grade (10°)
Restrictions
Closed to vehicles in the winter. Watch out for cars.
Description
Lumsden Road is a Forest Service doubletrack dirt road that brings you from the top of the Tuolumne Canyon down into the canyon and right next to the river. This road is maintained by the Forest Service and mostly used by Rafting and Fishing guiding companies to get down on the river.

The road is a great way to climb out of the cayon or go down to get right next to the Tuolumne river. It's 5 miles long and slowly ascends along the river and the canyon side. From the bottom, the grade is very mellow and at the top it gets steeper and steeper. I suggest using this as an uphill and going downhill via the trail behind Buck Meadows.
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PHOTOS of Lumsden Road
 3.3 from 3 votes
View of Tuolumne River from Lumsden Road (Groveland-Big Oak Flat CD, California)
 3.0 from 3 votes
Lumsden Trailhead (Groveland-Big Oak Flat CD, California)
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View back at the Tuolumne river and lumsden road on the right side of th... (Groveland-Big Oak Flat CD, California)
 3.0 from 3 votes
Toulumne River at the bottom of the ride (Groveland-Big Oak Flat CD, California)
 3.0 from 3 votes
Panorama from lumsden road riding up. Here the grade up the canyon is v... (Groveland-Big Oak Flat CD, California)
 3.0 from 3 votes
View of rafters taking off at the bottom of Lumsden road. (Groveland-Big Oak Flat CD, California)
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View of Lumsden Road half way down. (Groveland-Big Oak Flat CD, California)
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