This steep, 1.5-mile, road has had multiple names over the years and provides an alternate route for hikers and equestrians from the Towne Fire Trail to the Bear Ridge Trail users enjoy seeing old growth Redwoods as they travel along the road.
Hikers and equestrians enjoy beautiful vistas of the Pacific Ocean, grasslands and old growth Redwoods traveling this 6.0 mile trail. This trail provides access to Pomponio Trail and connects with Old Haul Road and access to Memorial Park.
Hikers, riders and their horses need to be prepared for the 2,000-plus foot elevation change along this 10.3 mile trail. Beginning at Old Haul Road, the trail climbs through second growth Redwoods and mixed evergreen forest. This trail can be accessed from either the Wurr Road entrance or Portola Redwoods State Park.
The Canyon Trail is a single track trail that closes to equestrians in the rainy season but is open year round to hikers/runners. This trail connects to the Campground Trail and the Crystal Springs Trail. When hiking this trail the visitor will see Redwood, Madrone, Oak trees. Some of the wildlife seen will be deer, red-tailed hawks and banana slugs.