Hike begins about 16 miles north of Kernville on Mtn. 99. Just north of the Fairview Campground. Trail climbs 3 miles to the cave. Bring a flashlight to explore the cave to see the remaining stalactites and stalagmites .
Trail gains elevation fairly constantly with a 900 ft gain to cross the ridge/saddle. Along this incline you can see deer brush. manzanita, live oak, digger pine and sagebrush. Trail dips down to the creek - crossing it about three times. Cave has stalactites and stalagmites - bring flashlight.
Directions from Kernville: Travel 16 miles north on Mtn. 99. Park west side of road, just north of the Fairview Campground. Trailhead on East side of road.
Park west side of road, just north of the Fairview Campground. Trailhead on East side of road.
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