Mendocino Backcountry Discovery Trail
Time & Location
About the Event
Join the OTG Crew for a 3 day, 2 night wilderness exploration of Northern California's remote and rugged Coastal Mountains in the expansive wilderness of Mendocino National Forest. We'll follow the Mendocino BDT route by starting in the south (Upper Lake) and working our way north. We'll conclude at Black Butte River Ranch near Covelo on Sunday by lunch time.
The Mendocino NF Experience
- Visit working and abandoned fire lookouts
- Views of the ocean, Sierra, and Mt Lassen (on a clear day)
- Visit old pioneer homesteads
- Visit the Black Butte and Eel Rivers
An unforgettable overlanding experience in Northern California, that entails expert guidance and knowledge about the places visited along the route.
Your own vehicle, ability to pack out your own waste (human), fuel, food, water, cooking equipment, sleeping setup and equipment, sturdy shoes for the outdoors, and a flashlight. Daytime highs may range from the 60s to 90s (depending on elevation) and night time lows can dip into the 30s (again, depending on elevation).
Event Details & Cost
Minimum vehicle requirements: AWD vehicles with all terrain tires. Sprinter 4x4s are welcome!
Max Vehicles: 10
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