Explore Five Breathtaking Backcountry Lakes On This Exhilarating Northern California Hike
Consisting of nearly 64,000-acres of wild and scenic beauty, an adventure in Northern California’s Desolation Wilderness is always one to remember. A popular destination for day hiking and backpacking, the wilderness area contains a plethora of trails that showcase its pine forests, granite outcroppings, and backcountry lakes. The trail to Lake Aloha is often considered Desolation’s ultimate hiking destination, as it takes you to not just one or two but five backcountry lakes. It’s an incredible trek, for sure, and one that you’ll definitely want to take on when you feel like an adventure!
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