Tolowa Dunes State Park

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General Information

Located in the general Fresno area, Tolowa Dunes is a state park. The general habitat is wetlands and marsh area. There is a little bit of every type of terrain in the area. There are some forested hilltops for hikers who like to climb uphill and some beach areas for people who like to take in scenic views.


We currently do not have any record of trailheads in this park.

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The hiking in the area is very diverse. There are some forested areas as well as sandy deserted areas. There are also places to hike along the beach.


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The name of the park refers to the Tolowa people who lived in the area prior to the 1850s. After the 1950s many European and North American settlers came to the area.

Settlers came from different places of the world. American settlers were moving west because of the Gold Rush and even the Russian settlers were coming to the area via Alaska.





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Group Name: BPLrs of Humboldt

Group Description: Looking for others to hike with that are interested in lightweight/ultralight backpacking, and participate online at Backpackinglight.com 8-15 mile days. Lost Coast, King Range, Trinity Alps and beyond.

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Past Hikes

Liver Life Challenge Mount Shasta Climb | 86.8 km away

Date: Friday, 6-7-2013

Description: The American Liver Foundation’s Liver Life Challenge Mount Shasta Climb offers a ticket to stand on the summit of the second largest volcano in the U.S. Our team trainings and fundraising program will lead you to the top with guidance, training and tools for success. From the moment you meet your climb team through the end of your Mount Shasta journey, the Liver Life Challenge Mount Shasta Climb will be an unforgettable, transforming experience for you while benefiting the those living with liver disease. Benefits of our Liver Life Challenge program include: Expert Mountain Guides. Our Mount Shasta guides have climbed, skied, explored the mountain and are the local professional choice. They are skilled climbers as well as fun and enjoyable team members who believe in providing the highest quality adventure while helping you achieve your goals. Team Trainings. Sweat it out with fellow hikers and encourage each other to reach the summit. We make climbing a team sport!. Hote ....