Boundary Trail - Kangaroo

photo: Kangaroo Lake, California. Photo by Kurt Cline.

Type: Backcount
Length: 7.90 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Dogs - On leash
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Equestrian - Riding
Snow - Cross-country Skiing
Snow - Snowshoeing
Wildlife Observation
Bicycling (on pavement)
Agency: USDA Forest Service
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No

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Location: Backcountry/Wilderness
State(s): California
Counties: Siskiyou
Latitude: 41.94177
: -123.14493

Access from Hwy 96-12 miles North from Seiad Valley on road 48N20 to Cook and Green Trailhead, the 5.5 miles west on PCT.


This trail provides spectacular views of the Red Butte and surrounding mountains. Southern exposure near the ridge top, good views, rough country, lots of rock & brush.

Additional Details

Width: 24 inches.
Primary Surface: Soil
Secondary Surface: Soil

Average Grade: 7%
Elevation Low Point: 4,000
Elevation High Point: 5,200
Elevation Gain (cumulative): Not Available

Year Designated:

Contact Information

For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.

Trail Management:
Patrick Garrahan
USFS-Happy Camp Ranger District.
P.O. Box 377
Happy Camp , CA 96039
(530) 493-1718



Kangaroo Lake, California. Photo by Kurt Cline.

Kangaroo Lake, California. Photo by Kurt Cline.


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