Mexican Mine Trail

  • 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.

Hiking

Dogs Yes

2.5 (miles)

 Easy

Loop

Minimal (Elev. Δ - ft)

California

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.

Red Tape

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

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