National Forest Hiking FAQ's:
Question: Where is the Mendocino National Forest?
Answer: The Mendocino National Forest straddles the eastern spur of the Coastal Mountain Range in northwestern California.
Question: How many hikes does the forest have?
Answer: The forest has twenty five trails to hike they vary in difficulty so link to the Editors Choice below for further info.
Question: Why Hike the National Forest?
Answer: Forest trails give travelers a variety of opportunities to experience the abundance of natural beauty found on the Mendocino National Forest.
Question: Can you bring your dog on the forest trails?
Answer: Yes, dogs at the park are welcomed provided that you follow a few park rules refer to the Editors Choice for more info.
Mendocino National Forest - Horseback & Hiking Trails
This site has a page for each hike. Each page has a nice map and info about the hike. It has a handy comparison chart showing which hike has what features.
National Forest Hike descriptions
GORP National Forest hike descriptions.
Hiking in Southern California
Detailed hiking info for several California regions. Southern California has hiking for just about everyone. There are short trails for the beginning hiker, and long interconnected backbone trails for those seeking multi day treks.