Tour De Granite

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  3.0 from 2 votes
black  Difficult from 2 votes
Rank: #30 in the Southwestern Nevada area
#599 in CA, #6,734 Overall
Views: 853. Last 30 days: 16
Trail in the area near Auberry,
“A tough climb up a big rock.”
Rob Kranovich on Jan 6, 2014
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6.610.7 milesKilometers 1,226’374 m Ascent 6,486’1,977 m High 7% Avg Grade (4°)
Singletrack Type -1,230’-375 m Descent 5,654’1,723 m Low 37% Max Grade (20°)
The Tour De Granite was one of the legendary races in Central California. The most notable part of this race is the climb up the granite wall the most people will end up hiking. This is one of the trails that is often requested by people new to the area or visiting sine they have heard of the race.

It does not get much use these days so the trail is difficult to follow. Recent logging in the area has made it even more of a problem. Who knows, if enough people regain interest in this route it may get some volunteer hours for restoration.
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4.3 (3)
A stiff climb rewarded with a great link up to Willow Creek via Mary Jane.
near Oakhurst, CA
4.0 (1)
All singletrack from parking to Temperance Flat campground and back.
near Auberry, CA
3.0 (3)
Several trails linked to complete the loop. Not quite as hard to do as "In se...
near Auberry, CA

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PHOTOS of Tour De Granite
  3.3 from 3 votes
Just survive the climb (Auberry, CA)