The Sherman Pass Road, 22S05, is now open. Users can access the Blackrock Trailhead to enter into the Inyo National Forest side of the wilderness. The Blackrock Trailhead is the main entry point for day hikes to Casa Vieja Meadow and overnight trips to Jordan Hot Springs.
Access to Kennedy Meadows is also available from Sherman Pass and 9 Mile Road. Users can take the Pacific Crest Trail through a part of the Southern Sierra Wilderness and into the Golden Trout Wilderness. Camping is available at Kennedy Meadows.