Tag Archives: Inyo National Forest

Trip Added: Redrock Meadows

Looking for a nice overnight trip? Redrock Meadows is a new trip added to the Inyo National Forest side of the Golden Trout Wilderness. Check it out here!

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Camp Fire Stories of 2013 Continued

Here is another story from June of 2013. A backpacker took his family out to visit the Inyo National Forest side of the Golden Trout Wilderness. Here is a quick summary and link to see where they traveled, the photos … Continue reading

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Road Closures

Two roads have closed and more will likely follow if the current weather drops snow in the Southern Sierra Nevada mountains. Inyo National Forest – Road 16S02 to Horseshoe Meadow is now closed. Mountain Home State Forest – Balch Park … Continue reading

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Trip Added: Eclectic Tour

The Eclectic Tour is approximately 60 miles round trip. The trip will take users into what could be considered the center or heart of the Golden Trout Wilderness. Users will see Wild and Scenic rivers, canyons, volcanoes, lava flows, large … Continue reading

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Big Updates: Several Trips Added

A nice big update. Added 1 new trip on the Sequoia NF side and 3 trips on the Inyo NF side. The trips range from day hikes to up to 7 days backpacking trips. They are the following. Sequoia NF … Continue reading

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New Trip: Johnson Lake

Added a new trip on the Inyo National Forest side of the Golden Trout Wilderness. It is a 2 to 3 day trip to Johnson Lake, located to the southwest of Rocky Basin Lakes. An optional trip to Florence Lake … Continue reading

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Fire Restrictions Lifted – Inyo NF Only

Yesterday the Inyo National Forest lifted the fire restrictions set back on June 28 of this year. The reason for the change was the following: Recent seasonal changes in the fuel moisture, combined with increased humidity and cooler night time … Continue reading

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Trail Report: Jordan Hot Springs to Redrock Trails

Our second trail report for the season. Thanks Mike for sharing the info with all of us! The trail report below relates to the Inyo National Forest side of the Golden Trout Wilderness. ————————————– On Tuesday, June 18, my wife … Continue reading

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Last Eastern Road Open

The last road access to the eastern side of the Golden Trout Wilderness is now open. Road 16S02 to Horseshoe Meadow, on the Inyo National Forest, provides access to the north eastern portion of the wilderness. It is a popular entry … Continue reading

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Road Open

The road up 9 Mile Canyon to Kennedy Meadows is now open. This provides access to the southeastern portion of the Golden Trout Wilderness via the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT). Access to the 9 Mile Canyon Road is from Highway … Continue reading

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