Mt Charleston Wilderness Overview | Lee Canyon Trails | Wilderness Windows

(Click Through to Individual Trails and Wilderness Routes Below)

(Mileage Below is Round Trip. Altitude and Mileage are Approximate)

Bristlecone Pine Trail

6.8 mi / Approx. 8,690 > 9,400ft
**Excellent Trail**

Bonanza Peak from Lee Canyon via Bonanza Trail

26 mi RT/ Approx. 8,483 > 10,397ft
**Excellent Trails**

The Sisters South

8 mi RT/ 8,399 > 10,197ft
**Mostly Trail, Some Wilderness**

Black Rock Sister

8 mi RT/ Approx. 8,300 > 9,668ft
**Wilderness Route**

Macks Peak Base from Lee Canyon Rd via Macks Canyon Rd

14 mi RT/ Approx. 7,000 > 9,500ft
**Road, Trail, Wilderness**

Foxtail Canyon Springs

5 mi / Approx. 8,450 > 9,800ft
**Faint Trail**

McFarland Peak Base via Bristlecone Pine and Bonanza Trails

15 mi RT/ Approx. 8,690 > 9,600ft
**Excellent Trail**

The Sisters North

8 mi RT/ 8,250 > 10,197ft
**Mostly Wilderness, Some Trails**

Lee Peak from Lee Canyon – More Direct Route

16 miles RT/ Approx 8,300 > 11,200ft **Some Trails, Ski Run, Mostly Wilderness**

Lee to Kyle Canyon Routes

Lee to Kyle Canyon Upper Rim
Overview of Routes

10 mi RT/ Approx. 8,300 > 11,000ft
**Wilderness Route**

Lee to Kyle Canyon Gradual Mid Ridge

14 mi RT/ Approx. 8,000 > 11,535ft
**Mostly Wilderness**

Lee to Kyle Canyon – Ascent via Foxtail Canyon Route – Descent via Gradual Mid Ridge

15 mi RT/ Approx. 8,000 > 11,000ft
**Brief Initial Road, Then Wilderness**

Lee to Kyle Canyon East Ski Run Route

10 mi RT/ Approx. 8,000 > 11,535ft
**Ski Run Wilderness**

Lee Peak Summit via Lee Canyon Mid Ridge

18 mi RT/ Approx. 8,000 > 11,200ft
**Some Trail, Mostly Wilderness**

Lee Peak & Charleston Peaks Summit Circuit via Lee Canyon Mid Ridge

35 mi Circuit/ Approx. 8,000 > 11,920ft
**Some Trail, Some Wilderness**

Mummy Mountain from Lee Canyon

Mummy Mountain Summit from Lee Canyon

10 mi RT/ Approx. 8,000 > 11,535ft
**Mostly Wilderness**

Mummy’s Head from Lee Canyon Rd (Straight Up!)

10 mi RT/ Approx. 8,000 > 11,535ft
**Mostly Wilderness**

Mummy Mountain Grand Crossing

18 mi RT/ Approx. 8,000 > 11,520ft
**Mostly Wilderness**

Mummy Mountain Head from Lee Canyon | Additional Approaches

10-15 mi RT/ Approx. 8,000 > 11,520ft
**Mostly Wilderness**

Sawmill Trailhead Trails

Pinyon Pine Loop Trail

8.5 mi RT/ Approx. 6,496 > 7,688ft
**Excellent Trails But Easy to Go Off-Track**

Macks Peak Base from Sawmill Trailhead

12 mi RT/ Approx. 7,591 > 9,235ft
**Some Trail, Some Wilderness**

Circuit Adventures from Lee Canyon

Adventures Involving 2 or More Destinations

Lee to Kyle Canyon – Ascent via Foxtail Canyon Route – Descent via Gradual Mid Ridge

15 mi RT/ Approx. 8,000 > 11,000ft
**Brief Initial Road, Then Wilderness**

Lee Peak & Charleston Peaks Summit Circuit via Lee Canyon Mid Ridge

35 mi Circuit/ Approx. 8,000 > 11,920ft
**Some Trail, Some Wilderness**

Mummy Mountain Grand Crossing

18 mi RT/ Approx. 8,000 > 11,520ft
**Mostly Wilderness**

Additional Projected Adventures

Lee Canyon to Mummy’s Head > Nose > Chin > Summit Circuit Return via Deer Creek Road

Sisters South > Macks Peak > McFarland Peak > Lower Bristlecone Pine Trailhead

Wilderness West of Charleston Peak (from Bonanza Trail area?)

Charleston Peak Western Approach

Upper Bristlecone Pine Trailhead to Pahrump

Lower Bristlecone Pine Trailhead to Pointy Peak

Lower Bristlecone Pine Trailhead to Bonanza Trail Ridge

Beyond Bonanza Trail Ridge Southward

Summary
Mt Charleston Wilderness Overview | Lee Canyon Trails
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Mt Charleston Wilderness Overview | Lee Canyon Trails
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Lee Canyon is primarily a recreational area featuring a state-of-the-art ski resort along with camping and picnic areas. There is one main trailhead (Bristlecone Pine Trail) and a number of unmarked trails to hiking, running and climbing destinations.
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