The Fox Creek and Mavis Lakes Trail is a 7.8 mile hike that explores several small lakes in a quiet corner of the Trinity Alps Wilderness.

The Fox Creek and Mavis Lakes Trail is great for finding tranquility and solitude. Dogs and horses are allowed on this trail. If you want to spend the night, free wilderness permits are required. Campfire permits are required for fires and camp stoves. 

Photo: Ah Zut

Pack List

  • Sun protection (hat, sunscreen)
  • Water / water filtration
  • Hiking boots, hiking socks (wool), trekking poles
  • Snacks
  • Camera
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RT Distance 7.8 Miles
Elevation Gain 1637 Feet
Activities Chillin, Camping, Running, Backpacking, Hiking
Skill Level Intermediate
Season Spring, Summer, Autumn
Trail Type Out-and-Back
Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Picnic Area
Swimming Hole


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