Category Archives: Trip Reports

Video: Maggie Lakes

Take a 7 minute journey with user Beto Renteria on an overnight trip to Maggie Lakes. See lush green meadows, vista points, one of Maggie Lakes, and more. Here is what Beto noted about the video in case you were … Continue reading

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Video: Backpacking Eastern Sierras Golden Trout Wilderness

Come along on a journey with Wolfgang Vonberk through the eastern side of the Golden Trout Wilderness. Do you recognize landmarks along the way? Please feel free to share where you think the author of the video traveled.

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Video: Golden Trout Wilderness 2017

Four hikers head into the Golden Trout Wilderness from Horseshoe Meadow on the Inyo National Forest side. As the author, Mark Henn, states in the comments, This is day one of what was supposed to be 6 days in the … Continue reading

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Video: Two Nights at the Little Kern River

Come along with Catherine Gregory on 3 day/2 night trip to the Little Kern River. She decided to celebrate her birthday outdoors and with her friend Julie, who happens to be doing her first backpacking trip. Thanks for sharing the … Continue reading

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Trip Report: Eclectic Tour

User Sean Nordeen returned from 60 mile trek into the Golden Trout Wilderness. The Schaeffer Fire added smoke and some concerns, but ultimately did not detour him away from his adventure. Below is what he has to say about his … Continue reading

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Trip Report: Maggie Lakes

Brook and company hiked into Maggie Lakes from the Summit Trailhead. Their trip started on 6/25. Thanks for the first report to Maggie Lakes this season Brook! Here is what she had to report. We hiked from the Summit Trailhead … Continue reading

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Trip Report: Summit Lake 6-24 to 25

A recent trip to Summit Lake by Eric McDaris and company reports back on the their adventure. Originally they set out to reach Maggie Lakes, but hitting a snow covered trail beyond Summit Lake changed the plans. However, this didn’t … 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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Trip Report: Summit Lake

Over the weekend Scott Williams decided to take a hike up to Summit Lake located just inside the National Park boundary. It is a popular 7.6 mile one way trek up to the lake and an alternative route for accessing … Continue reading

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Trip Report: Forks of the Kern

User Douglas Burke and a friend hike down the Forks of the Kern trail this past weekend. Here are a few photos and a report to check out. Douglas reports, A buddy of mine and I hiked the Forks of … Continue reading

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