Mt. Thompson is the highest peak in the Trinity Alps in Northern California. The Alps are very similar to the Wallowas but with more trees, good granite, great lakes and views. Easy climb, challenging hike in (like the Long's pass trail into Stuart).

Other Information
Driving Distance from Portland 400 miles
Driving Time from Portland 6 hours
Expected Duration Car to car in two or more days
Relevant Books Hiking California's Trinity Alps Wildernessby Dennis Lewon The Trinity Alps, by Luther LinkhartWilderness Press
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