Bristlecone Trail, Great Basin National Park

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  • We hiked this via the Lehman Trail as the road to the upper campground was closed due to snow. The trail was also snow covered, but it's a fairly short hike of 3 miles round trip. It gradually climbs ...  more »
  • A very tough hike for old out of shape people but well worth it. Seeing 3000 year old trees growing in a glacier rock field was amazing. Some of these trees are older than the pyramids.  more »
  • This trail can be combined with the Glacier Trail. Together they are about 6 miles round trip. Once you get to the Bristlecone Forest, the glacier is not too much further. The signage at the Bristleco...  more »
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