Western States Trail Michigan Bluff to Deadwood

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This small portion of the Western States Trail brings you from Michigan Bluff over to Deadwood and is a strenuous 13 mile out-and-back hike to the ghost town of Deadwood.

The town of Deadwood was founded in 1852 after gold was discovered nearby. The cemetery is all that's left now.

For more trip details, check out this NorCal Hiker blog post.

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2169 '

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4101 '

4107 '

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13.0 miles
Trail added August 22, 2017

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