Trailhead: Cobb Estate Trailhead
Note: Trailhead is not directly connected to the parking area. See trailhead page for directions.
Stats: From Cobb Estate to Muir Peak via Castle Canyon: 5.3 miles, 2907 gain, 40′ loss. From Muir Peak to Cobb Estate via Middle Sam Merrill: 6.3 miles, 2907 loss, 40′ gain. Round Trip: 11.6 Miles, 2947′ of gain and loss
Last Hiked: 1-20-14
Trail Segments: Take the Lower Sam Merrill Trail to the JCT near Echo Mountain and continue straight to the White City Ruins at Echo Mountain. Along the way, you will pass the JCT of the Middle Sam Merrill Trail and the JCT of the Castle Canyon Trail. After visiting the White City Ruins, return to the JCT, and take the Castle Canyon Trail to Inspiration Point. From Inspiration Point take the One Man & Mule Railway Trail to the JCT of the Muir Peak Trail and take that trail to Muir Peak. Return to Inspiration Point and continue to the junction at Lowe Saddle. From Lowe Saddle take the Middle Sam Merrill Trail back to Echo Mountain and return to the Cobb Estate.
Points of Interest:
- White City ruins at Echo Mountain
- Inspiration Point
- Echo Mountain
- Lower Sam Merrill Trail
- Castle Canyon Trail
- One Man & One Mule Trail 1
- Muir Peak Trail
- Middle Sam Merrill Trail.