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Laurel Lakes 4x4 Trail

Fantastic trail for adventurous SUV owners

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Difficulty: Moderate
Length: 4.5 miles
Duration: 1-3 hours
Family Friendly

Overview :  The ultimate in SUV adventure roads. Challenging but not overwhelming with breathtaking scenery. Climb to secluded, crystal-clear... more »

Tips:  We drove trail on 4th of July weekend and ran into a large Land Rover Club. Things got very congested when we were forced to stop at... more »

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Points of Interest

1. Start Here

From Sherwin Creek Road turn south on Forest Road 4S86. Sign says Laurel Lakes.

2. Camping on Right

Road on right goes to good camp spots. From this point, road narrows and climbs more steeply.

3. Very Narrow

Trail narrows considerably. Snow may block the road here well into July. Wider vehicles should consider turning around at this point.

4. Upper Laurel Lake

Trail ends at lake near 10,000 feet. Return the way you came.