Placerville, CA 95667
- 2.3 miles
- 1 - 2 hours
- Trailhead Elevation:
- 9800 feet
- Elevation Range:
- 7320 feet to 9800 feet
- Elevation Change:
- -2480 feet
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Map + Directions
This trail starts at the southern end of the Wrights Lake Equestrian Campground and heads in a southerly direction ant an easy grade. The trail merges with an old logging skid road and follows it for approximately 0.2 miles. The trail profile begins again and climbs at a gentle grade of about twenty percent. At one and one-half miles the trail to Bloodsucker Lake intersects with the Bloodsucker trail. The Bloodsucker trail continues in a southerly direction at a grade of about twenty percent. The trail intersects with the Lyons Lake trail approximately one and one-half miles east of the trailhead parking area for Lyons Lake trail. This trail is recommended for hikers, mountain bicycles and equestrians.