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Niagara Rim

This is a really popular trail with plenty of optional, extremely difficult obstacles.

Total Miles

8

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Elevation
8,150'
Duration
3 Hours
Technical Rating
6 / 10
Best Time
Summer

As we continue to improve our trail coverage, we'd love to hear what you think and which areas to add next.

Trail Overview
Niagara Rim
Try your luck on the obstacles and Moab-style rocks offered on this off-road playground. A number of interior roads that start at Niagara Campground give easy access to some of the most extreme obstacles. Green-sticker vehicles are permitted off the main, paved roads.
Getting There
Take Hwy. 108 northeast from Sonora to Pinecrest. Stay on 108 another 14.4 miles and turn right on mostly paved Forest Road 5N01 at sign for Niagara Campgrounds. Stay on 5N01 total of 6.2 miles to trail on left marked with large brown sign saying NIAGARA RIM 4X4 TRAIL.
Contact for Current Conditions
Stanislaus N.F.
Summit R.D.
(209) 965-3434