|Elevation||2,754 m (9,035 ft)|
|Region||Klamath Mountains System,
|District||Siskiyou County and Trinity County|
|Topo map||USGS Mount Eddy|
They are protected within the Shasta-Trinity National Forest.
Peaks of the Trinity Mountains rise to elevations of 4,000 feet (1,200 m) in the southwest, and to more than 7,200 feet (2,200 m) in the northeast. Mount Eddy is the highest point, at 9,037 ft (2,754 m).
Places for outdoor recreation in the Trinity Mountains and their foothills include:
- Box Canyon Dam and Reservoir — trails + camping.
- Castle Crags State Park
- Castle Crags Wilderness Area
- Castle Lake
- Chapple-Shasta Off-Highway Vehicle Area.
- Clear Creek
- Whiskeytown-Shasta-Trinity National Recreation Area
The Trinity Mountains contain significant forested areas, including stands of Black Oak (Quercus kelloggii), Blue Oak (Quercus douglasii) and Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii). The Quercus douglasii occurrences are a disjunctive population of this California endemic tree species.
- "Trinity Mountains". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-05-04.
- C. Michael Hogan. 2008. Blue Oak: Quercus douglasii, GlobalTwitcher.com, ed. N. Stromberg
- Stuart Allan (2005). California Road and Recreation Atlas. Benchmark Maps. p. 52. ISBN 0-929591-80-1.
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