Category Archives: Trail

Trail Report: Summit Trail

User Shane and company went on a recent pack trip to Maggie Lakes. He was surprised at what he found. Here is what he had to report about the condition of the trail. Trees falling across the trail in such … Continue reading

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Trail Report: A Loop from Jerkey Meadow

A trip into the Golden Trout Wilderness by Dan Hall reports on loop from Jerkey Meadow Trailhead. Included is a link of photos he took from his trip. Here is what he found while on his journey into the wilderness. … Continue reading

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Redwood Crossing: Water Levels

Marsha sent in a photo of Redwood Crossing along the Long Meadow Trail (SQF). This is approximately 2.2 miles from Shake Camp and is 1 of the 3 times users will need to cross in order to get up to … Continue reading

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Griswold Trail Re-Opened

The Griswold Trail (31E18) runs through the Sequoia National Monument, Mountain Home State Forest, and the western side of the Golden Trout Wilderness. Most people would access the trail from Moses Gulch Campground by crossing the river and heading south towards … Continue reading

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Jacobsen Trail Re-opened?

Located on the Sequoia National Forest side of the wilderness, the Jacobsen Trail (31E21) begins off of the Doyle Trail (30E14) just above the Camp Wishon. The trail quickly crosses the North Fork Middle Fork Tule River to the east and makes its … Continue reading

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Volunteers Clear Down Trees

Volunteers from the Backcountry Horsemen and Pacific Crest Trail Association removed a large tree was that was causing problems for equestrian and recreation use along the Kern Flat Trail (33E20) or, more commonly known as, The Forks of the Kern Trail. Additionally 11 … Continue reading

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Trip Report – 3 Day Loop on the Inyo NF Side

A user, jimmeans, from the forums on High Sierra Topix, submitted a trail report regarding his adventure into the Inyo National Forest’s side of the Golden Trout Wilderness. His trip generally followed the Groundhog Meadow Loop. Here is what he had to … Continue reading

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Proof that Your Trail Reports Matter

Remember this photo? A backpacker by the name of Scotty submitted a report indicating a down tree along trail 33E20. Thanks to that user members of the United Trail Maintainers of California came in to remove the down tree. Beth … Continue reading

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Trail Report: 32E11, 32E08, and 32E02 on SQF

A new trail report is available to read for the Sequoia National Forest side of the Golden Trout Wilderness. A total of 14 plus miles was hike on May 27, 2015. Water and trail conditions were noted and sent in. … Continue reading

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Trail Report: 31E13 on SQF

Trail 31E13, also known as the Newlywed Trail, on the Sequoia National Forest side of the wilderness has several down trees and several stretches of white thorn covering the trail. The trail was maintained following the Lion Fire in 2012. … Continue reading

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