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We tried to drive up to Ellis Peak Trail in July 2018 but the road was closed due to ‘road works... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2018
Jane T
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Melbourne, Australia
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Steep climbs, lake views, dogs and dirt bikes.

4 stars for the scenery and the workout; minus one if there are dirt bikers! If you're looking for... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2014
John H
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Sacramento, California, United States
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Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

We tried to drive up to Ellis Peak Trail in July 2018 but the road was closed due to ‘road works’ just after the river crossing. It was just after 4 July so there were a lot of people around who decided to walk to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jane T
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Worth the effort. Very beautiful ride going up the hill and even prettier going back down. Good for hiking......... Good for walking........ Weather was perfect the day we went and I can't imagine a bad day doing this hike. We cycled up the hill and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 6, 2015

After a rather nice hike, we got to the top, where three Jeeps where parked on the very summit. An open off-road vehicle was parked just below. It ruined my day. Will not come back.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank ahn361
Reviewed September 2, 2014

4 stars for the scenery and the workout; minus one if there are dirt bikers! If you're looking for a 3-hour scenic high Sierra hike with steep climbs, and don't mind sharing the trail with an occasional mountain bike or dirt bike, you might want...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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