Long Lake is a beautiful lake in the Northern Sierra Nevada. A picturesque backpacking trail close by, 5.6 miles from beginning to end, with a height difference of 816 feet is Long Valley Trail. Going for a trek beats anything; the 5.2-mile-from-start-to-finish Heath Falls Overlook Trail is in close proximity; it has an elevation variation of 1,601 feet. Something like five hours is roughly speaking the
quantity of time you need to trek the Heath Falls Overlook Trail, an average backpacking trail. If you like backcountry backpacking, you will like a close by backpacking trail featuring a delightful 458-foot elevation difference, 1.