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Paradise Lost is a 0.52 mile one way hike with 440 feet elevation gain. Located 13 miles south-southwest of Carson City Nevada. A high clearance 4x4 vehicle and a competent driver is recommended to access the trailhead. August and July are the best months to enjoy this hike.
Overview: Makeshift memorial and crash site of Paradise airlines flight 901A. Crashed due to weather enroute Tahoe from Oakland, California March 1, 1964. All 85 on board were killed.
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This hike is listed as One-Way.
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WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.