Escape The Entire World On The Secluded Heart Lake Trail In Northern California

When the noise of the world feels like too much to handle, a visit to one of Northern California’s spectacular hiking trails is the perfect solution. Not only is our region of the Golden State filled with fantastic hikes, but the act of exploring our natural landscapes make for an incredibly therapeutic adventure. You can’t go wrong with any of our backcountry trails, but one that you’ll definitely want to seek out is the Heart Lake trail. This short and moderate trail leads you to a pristine view of Heart Lake, of course, but it also boasts the most stunning view of Mt. Shasta in the background. Seek it out the next time you need to tune out the entire world and immerse yourself in nature’s beauty.

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Have you accomplished the Heart Lake trail? What’s your favorite hike to take when you need a quick escape? Share with us in the comments below! For more fantastic adventures, check out 15 Hiking Spots In Northern California That Are Completely Out Of This World.