23. Eastside Triple Loop

  • Distance: 23.87 mi
  • min/max elev.: 2215’/5848′
  • elev. gain/loss: 4270’/-4270′

Starting at Witzend, head out Waterline, up Bandersnatch, turn right at Red Queen. At the top of Red Queen, turn right onto Caterpillar. Stay on Caterpillar all the way to Toothpick. Head up 2060 to Four Corners, then up 2080-200 to Bull Gap. Turn north onto Bull Gap trail for ~2.5 miles to rejoin 2080-200. Turn right for ~.6 miles and look for Upper Eastview. Follow Upper Eastview for ~1.4 miles to cross FS 2080 and join Eastview for ~2.4 miles to FS 2080 (Tolman Creek Rd). Turn right here and descend for ~3.3 miles to Toothpick trail. Take Toothpick to 2060, turn right and stay on 2060 for ~.5 miles and then turn right onto Caterpillar (heading north). After ~1/3 mile, turn left (north) onto White Rabbit and follow it down to the White Rabbit TH. Cross 2060 to join the Alice in Wonderland trail for .7 miles to Bandersnatch. Turn left and return to Waterline and Witzend.