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Hidden gem

While lacking the scale and grandeur of Yosemite or Kings Canyon, this glaciated creek has much to... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2018
bobsacerdo
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Kernville, California
Beautiful Hike

I've kayaked Brush Creek a lot but since I've been taking my non kayaker wife up it is also a great... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
H2Disco
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San Diego, California
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21 Jul 2018
“Hidden gem”
9 Nov 2017
“Beautiful Hike”
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Challenging white water run with a Class IV rating.
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Kernville, CA
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Reviewed 19 July 2016

This was a little bit of a challenging hike. Although not very long the trail was not marked very well and not cleaned very well. One you get to the falls it was well worth it.

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Reviewed 21 July 2018

While lacking the scale and grandeur of Yosemite or Kings Canyon, this glaciated creek has much to offer. The trail along it begins in trees and shade, gentle ripples and pleasant gurgling, then progresses through steeper scrub land and, at a bend in the creek...More

1  Thank bobsacerdo
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I've kayaked Brush Creek a lot but since I've been taking my non kayaker wife up it is also a great place to go hiking. There is a moderately difficult trail that runs right along the side of the river. Be careful depending on how...More

Thank H2Disco
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

A nice place to go for some water fun. It can get quite busy on the weekends. Granite rock polished by the creek creates nice water slides and pools to cool off in. A little bit of a hike to get there but lots of...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2016

This was a little bit of a challenging hike. Although not very long the trail was not marked very well and not cleaned very well. One you get to the falls it was well worth it.

2  Thank thibbs1955
Reviewed 21 April 2015

If you want to run waterfalls in your kayak and live in or near Southern California or are in that area this is the place. Brush Creek feeds into the Kern River near the Forks of the Kern takeout. The biggest drop is 16 feet...More

1  Thank Dennis V
Reviewed 13 February 2015

My family and I used to camp at Brush Creek often, when the grandkids were young, but now they're all grown up, and spread out, but my eldest grandson, Skip and I are planning a small family reunion at Brush Creek, sometime in June. I...More

Thank Natureb0y77
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