Exploring the Best Hiking Trails In Silver City

Posted on February 21, 2023 in

Silver City, California, is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise. With its stunning mountain views, beautiful meadows, and miles of trails, it’s no wonder why the area is so popular with hikers. Whether you’re an experienced hiker or just starting out, there’s something for everyone in this picturesque setting. Silver City Mountain Resort is located in the heart of the California mountains at over 6,700 feet high. Surrounded by beauty at every turn, you'll love the hiking trails around here. Learn more below, and book a weekend getaway at our California lodge today!

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Eagle Lake Trail

Eagle Lake Trail leads to — you guessed it — Eagle Lake! Here is a fisherman's delight as many types of fish can be caught here. It's a bit over three miles to the lake from the trailhead, but the views are absolutely amazing!

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White Chief Trail

White Chief Trail begins at the same trailhead as Eagle Lake Trail. It's a short three mile hike, but it can be steep. That being said, you can expect to find mountain meadows, beautiful wildflowers in the spring and summer, lots of butterflies, and a small lake all its own.

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Paradise Ridge

Paradise Ridge Trail is a popular trail near Silver City because it offers breathtaking views of the Giant Sequoias! You'll follow the trail to a majestic overview, making this trail a popular one, indeed!

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Monarch Lake Trail

Monarch Lake Trail is a popular trail because it leads to Sawtooth, which is a large mountain in Mineral King. It can be a day hike or a hike before your climb Sawtooth. Either way, you'll see beautiful vistas, making this hike well worth the time and effort.


These are just a few of the great hiking trails in Silver City, California. Whether you’re looking for a challenging climb or an easy stroll, there’s something for everyone in this breathtaking setting. Book your outdoor vacation or romantic getaway with us today!

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