Bristlecone Trail, Great Basin National Park

4.5
#3 of 9 in Things to do in Great Basin National Park
Hiking Trail · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Bristlecone Trail is located in Great Basin National Park. Plan to visit Bristlecone Trail and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Great Basin National Park attractions using our Great Basin National Park attractions planner.
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Create an itinerary including Bristlecone Trail

Bristlecone Trail reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
64 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Before you start this trek, be sure to stop at the visitors center and get information about the trail. The 10-mile drive up Wheeler Peak to the Bristlecone trailhead is steep and curvy. But it is.....  more »
  • I wasn't sure what to think of GBNP prior to our visit, but I was pleasantly surprised everywhere we went! We traveled over Labor Day weekend with a 16-year-old, a 13-year-old, and a 7-year-old. One.....  more »

Plan your trip to Great Basin National Park

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Great Basin National Park

4.8
Duration: 2 hours
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min

Side trips from Great Basin National Park

4.7
Duration: 2 hours