The south end of the China Creek Trail leads you up China Creek, over Taylor Ridge and down to the South Fork of Galice Creek. There are some steep grades on the Galice Creek side. China Creek trail traverses through past and present mining activities as well as through some reforested units.
Directions from Grants Pass
Take I-5 northwest to exit # 61 (Merlin)
Follow Merlin Galice Road
Turn left on Primary Forest Route 25
Follow 25 for approximately seven miles to the trailhead
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