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Bristlecone Trail, Great Basin National Park

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Bristlecone Trail is located in Great Basin National Park. A visit to Bristlecone Trail represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Great Basin National Park holiday planner to plot your vacation.
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  • At high elevation, hike through forest to reach the gnarled and ancient Bristlecone Pines. Nice interpretive trail when you reach their grove. You can extend the hike by walking to view the glacier an...  more »
  • We are not hikers. The trek up & up & up & up etc., etc., on a path that is NOT times we were guessing as we were the only ones in the area. You need to be careful with y...  more »
  • Who knew that these trees were older than all the other Bristlecone Pines on the planet? Some of the ones that are dying are 7000 years old. We loved this hike and loved that, at the top, where the gr...  more »