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Petroglyph Point Trail

Petroglyph Point Trail

This very short trail begins on the east side of the Petroglyph Point just beyond the bulletin board on the dirt road. The trailhead parking lot is on top of a short rise across from the trail entrance. Hike to the top to enjoy an impressive view of the basin and the Medicine Lake volcano.

Category: Easy

Distance: 0.7 miles

Elevation Gain: 98 feet

Route Type: Out & Back

Directions: From 1-5 N, take exit 747 for US-97 toward Central Weed/Klamath Falls. Turn right onto US-97 N/U.S. 99/Volcanic Legacy Scenic Byway/S Weed Blvd. After 19.3 miles, turn right onto CA-161 E, then in 8 miles, turn right onto CA-139 S. Turn right onto Co Rd 111, then turn left to continue on road. Destination will be on your right.

Highlights: Ancient petroglyphs, rugged views

Photo Credit: Petroglyph Point Trail AllTrails (Shelley Marks, Ray Bouknight)

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1 Indian Well Campground Trail,
Tulelake, CA 96134
(530) 667-8113

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Petroglyph Point Trail

This very short trail begins on the east side of the Petroglyph Point just beyond the bulletin board on the dirt road. The trailhead parking lot is on top of a short rise across from the trail entrance. Hike to the top to enjoy an impressive view of the basin and the Medicine Lake volcano.

Category: Easy

Distance: 0.7 miles

Elevation Gain: 98 feet

Route Type: Out & Back

Directions: From 1-5 N, take exit 747 for US-97 toward Central Weed/Klamath Falls. Turn right onto US-97 N/U.S. 99/Volcanic Legacy Scenic Byway/S Weed Blvd. After 19.3 miles, turn right onto CA-161 E, then in 8 miles, turn right onto CA-139 S. Turn right onto Co Rd 111, then turn left to continue on road. Destination will be on your right.

Highlights: Ancient petroglyphs, rugged views

Photo Credit: Petroglyph Point Trail AllTrails (Shelley Marks, Ray Bouknight)