Annie Bidwell


6.7 miles  100' elevation gain

best season: 
all year
but not if snow below:

0:15 drive

dogs supposed to be on leash

An excellent hike the length of Upper Park.  The trail is mostly in good shape

This hike is good even in summer as long as it is done in the morning.  Or, plan on going for dips in the creek along the way

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Wildflowers peak in late March

Almost no uphill and a wide range of scenery recommend this hike to adventurous hikers of many skill levels.

This hike is in Bidwell Park; owned by the public, managed by City of Chico.  No camping allowed.

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Street View of trailhead
starting trailhead
ending trailhead

Maps  (Dec 2019 edition)

Avenza version

Adobe PDF version

KML track of hike