PO Box 228
Gasquet, CA 95543
- 2.8 miles
- 2.5 - 3.5 hours
- Trailhead Elevation:
- 400 feet
- Elevation Range:
- 400 feet to 2000 feet
- Elevation Change:
- 1600 feet
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This historic pack trail was built to transport supplies from the Gasquet Ranger Station to construct the Camp 6 Lookout on French Hill. Enjoy occasional vistas along a shaded walk in a garden-like setting.
Map + Directions
Park at the Smith River NRA visitor center in Gasquet. Trailhead is slightly east of the office, across Highway 199. To access the upper trailhead, travel 2.2 miles west on Highway 199 from Gasquet and turn left onto French Hill Road. Drive up French Hill Road for 4.48 miles to the trailhead on the left.