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Distance

2.5 miles

Trail Type

Loop

Trail Difficulty

Easy

Δ Elevation (FT)

Minimal

USGS Quad Map(s):  Inyo National Forest Topo Map

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Mexican Mine Trail

California

  • Hiking in the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest area of the Inyo National Forest, California.
  • Hiking in the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest area of the Inyo National Forest, California.
  • Hiking in the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest area of the Inyo National Forest, California.
  • View of the Sierra Mtns near the trailhead.

Activities & Features



Notes

The Mexican Mine Trail in the Inyo National Forest leads hikers through ancient Bristlecone Pines and ample wildlife. The Forest Service says "the trail to the Mexican Mine is approximately 2.5 miles and offers views of the old miners cabins and the entrance to the mines as well as many photogenic Bristlecone Pine trees." This trail is a kid friendly and dog friendly hike, but your furry kids must be on leash. There is camping available in the Inyo National Forest.

History

Trail goes by historic mines.

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Entrance Fee
Contact: Inyo National Forest 351 Pacu Lane Suite 200 Bishop, CA 93514

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