Russel Point Loop from Castle Rock State Park

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5.3 mi
2 hrs 27 min
885 ft
Elev Gain


This is a moderate loop trail to Russel Point in San Lorenzo Headwaters Natural Preserve.

This trail goes by Castle Rock Falls, Varian Peak, Emily Smith Observation Point, Robert H. Geisler Woodland Grove, Goat Rock Overlook, Goat Rock, Chew Tooth, and Castle Rock.

Getting Started

This hike starts at the Castle Rock State Park main entrance. There is free parking along the road outside the park, and a fee-based lot inside the park.

Public Tracks