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Recommended Routes in Lakes Basin - 1

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Favorite Mills Peak Lookout
Intermediate/Difficult

Mills Peak Shuttle Run

9.1 mi 14.7 km 269' Up 81.91 m Up 3,167' Down 965.38 m Down

Portola, CA

Lakes Basin Biking

  • 47 Miles 76 Kilometers of Trail
  • 1 Recommended Route
  • 0 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 6 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 12 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Lakes Basin - 17

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3.8 mi 6.1 km #1Upper Mills Peak Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Portola, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Portola, CA
1.3 mi 2.1 km #2Lower Mills Peak Trail
Intermediate
Portola, CA
Intermediate
Portola, CA
2.2 mi 3.5 km #3Middle Mills Peak Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Portola, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Portola, CA
4.9 mi 7.8 km #4Mt. Elwell Trail
Very Difficult
Downieville, CA
Very Difficult
Downieville, CA
2.4 mi 3.8 km #5Round Lake Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Downieville, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Downieville, CA
1.6 mi 2.7 km #6Long Lake Trail
Very Difficult
Downieville, CA
Very Difficult
Downieville, CA
2.8 mi 4.5 km #7Smith Lake Trail
Difficult
Downieville, CA
Difficult
Downieville, CA
2.2 mi 3.5 km #8Bear Lakes Loop
Difficult
Downieville, CA
Difficult
Downieville, CA
1.8 mi 3.0 km #9Silver Lake Trail (12E31)
Difficult
Clio, CA
Difficult
Clio, CA
0.8 mi 1.3 km #10Jamison Lake Trail (11E13A)
Difficult
Clio, CA
Difficult
Clio, CA

Photos of Lakes Basin - 13

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Mills Peak Trail
Jun 4, 2021 near Clio, CA
Beautiful alpine terrain on the Long Lake Trail.
Aug 21, 2016 near Portola, CA
Down a switchback on the Long Lake Trail.
Aug 21, 2016 near Portola, CA
Nice singletrack, looking towards Long Lake and Mills Peak.
Aug 21, 2016 near Downiev…, CA
Snow on the north face near the top of Mt. Elwell.
Aug 21, 2016 near Downiev…, CA
Smith Lake.
Aug 21, 2016 near Portola, CA
Heading down the Long Lake Trail.
Aug 21, 2016 near Portola, CA
Heading up Mt. Elwell.
Aug 21, 2016 near Portola, CA