Smithfield Canyon Ski/Snowshoe, 14 January, 2023

Trip Summary:
  • Three cross-country skiers and two snowshoers:  Brent (leader), Maggie, Linda, Dave W and Jane
  • Drove 12 miles to the Smithfield Canyon winter parking area at the Forest boundary
  • Started out at 10:40, back at the trailhead at 1:40
  • Overcast skies, moderate temperature and an occasional breeze
  • 4.8 miles round trip and 460 feet of ascent

Thanks to Jane for photos and Dave W. for photos and GPS data.

On the trail

There were a couple of snowmen along the way
A local skier told us the story of this cougar-killed deer

Our GPS track shows about 4.8 miles and 460 feet of ascent.
You can look at our route using Google Earth or download our GPS file.