2019 has been an exceptional year for snowpack in the Klamath Mountains.
Celebrating 50 Years The Eel River Recovery Project has a goal to empower communities to collaborate in monitoring the ecological conditions of the Eel River. To share information about the health of the watershed and to work together to formulate and implement a restoration strategy They are hosting an event on November 4th at the Fortuna […]
Learn more about the act, what it will mean for the Bigfoot Trail, and what you can do to make it happen.
We are happy to announce that our first trail work hitch of the summer was a grand success. We were able to clear and brush eight miles of trail on either side of the Gunbarrel Slide area along the South Kelsey Trail. This means that between last summer and this summer the entire trail has […]
The Bigfoot Trail Alliance is working with the Six Rivers National Forest’s Bryson Code and Janet Boomgarden to put a Master Challenge Cost Share Agreement in place. This document, with the Six Rivers National Forest as the lead forest, will recognize the trail and allow us to partner with the Klamath, Shasta-Trinity, and Mendocino to […]
It is not a good time to be on the Bigfoot Trail. Hopefully we get early rains and the fall season opens up for hiking.You can also view our interactive map for higher resolution viewing.
CONGRESSMAN HUFFMAN RELEASES DRAFT LEGISLATION & ANNOUNCES PUBLIC MEETINGS Congressman Jared Huffman has just released draft public lands legislation for Northwest California. Developed in collaboration with a coalition of local businesses, landowners, biologists, conservation organizations, hunters, and anglers, this proposal would protect our wild lands and rivers and expand recreational opportunities while restoring watersheds and […]
Gregg Hein discusses his 2016 hike on the Bigfoot Trail with Allison Poklemba and Sage Clegg. In this podcast, Gregg discusses details of his harrowing tale of survival for six days in the Sierra Nevada, how that experienced has shaped who he is today, and the ways his injury motivated him to successfully thru-hike the Bigfoot Trail.