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Methuselah Trail

Location In Inyo NF off SR 168 15 mi. E of Big Pine. Take Big Pine Mtn. Rd. 10 mi. to Shulman Grove.
State(s) California
Counties Inyo
Type Backcountry
Length 4.20 Miles / 6.76 Km Loop Trail? Yes
Allowed Uses Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Agency USDA Forest Service
Entry Fee? No Parking Fee? No

 

 

Description

photo: Methusalah National Recreation Trail in California's Inyo State Forest (Photographer: Janet Bargar).
Methusalah National Recreation Trail in California's Inyo State Forest (Photographer: Janet Bargar).

Journey down a canyon into a grove of ancient 4000 year old bristle cone pines. Open vistas of the Great Basin. 1000 foot elevation change.

 

Visitor Information


Date Opens: 1/1 - Date Closes: 1/1

Time Opens: Not Available - Time Closes: Not Available

Directions

From Big Pine @ Hwy 395 take Hwy 168 east for 15 miles to White Mountain Road. Travel 10 miles to Schulman Grove.

 

Additional Information

Width: 30 inches.

Primary Surface: Not Available

Secondary Surface: None

Average Grade: 0%

Elevation Low Point: Not Available

Elevation High Point: Not Available

Year Designated: 1983

Date Last Updated: 05/29/2013

 

Contact Information

Trail Management:
Martin Hornick
Forest Trail Coordinator
Inyo National Forest
873 North Main St.
Bishop , CA 93514
(760) 873-2461

 

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