California, Trip Reports Deadfall Lakes, Siskiyou County, CA August 15, 2017 denis 268 Comments A string of lakes located in the Trinity Mountains Trip date: August 11, 2017 The trailhead is 19 miles west of Weed on Forest Service Road 17/42N17. One of several meadows that the trail passes through. The Pacific Crest Trail crosses the Deadfall Lakes Trail just east of the lowermost lake. Lake 7259 (it’s noted elevation on topo maps) is the largest lake of the 5 lakes. The uppermost of the Deadfalls lake. Mount Eddy is the peak in the background. Looking north across the uppermost Deadfall Lakes. Wildflowers were abundant along the trail.