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Address: Bishop, CA
Phone Number: 760-873-2500
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With all the gorgeous scenery - like waterfalls, grasslands, and gorges -...

With all the gorgeous scenery - like waterfalls, grasslands, and gorges - you won't notice the difficulty of the track.

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great jeep or other 4 wd back country trail

not for cars or awd vehicles or people who are uncomfortable on narrow one lane trails way up on a cliffside. best way to see this in on mountain bikes. it is a great and not... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 weeks ago
scott c
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

not for cars or awd vehicles or people who are uncomfortable on narrow one lane trails way up on a cliffside. best way to see this in on mountain bikes. it is a great and not too strenuous ride, especially leaving one vehicle at the bottom entrance to the loop and then driving up to the upper entrance beside the... More 

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Ventura, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

These are low hills and fun to drive on if 4-W drive or just good tires (if stay on dirt road). Much soft sand! Good rock hunting. Rattlesnakes pinkish-tan with rattle. Hospital right down Line Street! The story goes: milkman+ bumpy road=Buttermilk.

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Thank clg212
San Jacinto, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

This area is just spectacular! Great views! Nice big boulders and rocks. The area goes from desert terrain to mountain terrain fast. We saw deer. Hiked among sage bushes and pine trees. Great area to just enjoy nature!

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1 Thank ChloeNicole22
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

Only traveled the first few miles as the road got pretty rough. What I saw was gorgeous and being a photographer it was great. Would like to return someday and complete the whole route,

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Thank Darryl S
Glendale, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015 via mobile

If you want to experience color change in the Easter Sierra's then this is the drive for you. A beautiful landscape of orange, red and green will accompany your drive. The canyon along Bishop Creek goes up to 6000 feet. The drive is 20 minutes outside Bishop. Lake Sabrina, South Lake, North Lake, and Intake I I surround this area.... More 

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San Clemente, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

Waking up early and heading out we took a drive first up to Lake Sabrina which was clear & gorgeous, with crisp cool air from the 7.500 + feet. Turned back down the mountain & went on to explore the incredible Buttermilk Country. The quietude & scenery = UNRIVALED!!!

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Thank Mia A
Tucson, AZ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

I love visiting the area,particularly to take photos. The visitors I've taken there have greatly enjoyed the spectacle scenery. I'm not sure why a previous reviewer mentions all "the trash people leave. It didn't strike me as dirty or unpleasant. Not much else to see but gigantic boulders though!

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Thank Valaya G
Upland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

Grew up in Bishop Creek. Loved visiting the area again. The Aspen trees were turning color and were absolutely beautiful!

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Thank Mjudy
San Angelo, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

My husband and I are photographers and are always interested in anything worth taking a picture of. This loop was beautiful for landscape photography. It is a must when traveling in this area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

I love places like this. A dirt road. Plenty of places to pull off and play. And free camping near the end of it all.

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