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Murphy Creek Trail is a 6.78 mile one way hike with 707 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 67 miles northeast of Merced California. July and August are the best months to enjoy this hike.
This trail follows Murphy Creek, then crosses open granite slabs and wanders through Lodgepole forests to Polly Dome Lakes, May Lake, or Glen Aulin.
Check out the Official Route.
This hike is listed as One-Way.
When hiking several trails on a single "hike", log it with a generic name that describes the hike. Then link the trails traveled, check out the example.
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.