Tag Archives: Cottonwood Pass

Trip Reports: Tower Rock, Coyote Peak, and Hockett Peak

Trip reports have been shared with GTW from user Matthew Hengst over at First Church of the Masochist website. Full on stories and plenty of photos to follow his fast pace journeys into the Golden Trout Wilderness. Curious how he did … 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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Trip Report: Groundhog Meadow Loop

User rhyang from the High Sierra Topix did a 2 night/3 day trip into the Golden Trout Wilderness on the Inyo National Forest side. The trip resembles the Groundhog Meadow Loop for about half the time. Rhyang starts from Horseshoe Meadow, hikes … 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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Roads Are Opening

Roads leading into the Golden Trout Wilderness begin to open. Mountain Home State Forest has opened both of their roads. Users can now access the western most portion of the Golden Trout Wilderness via the Long Meadow trail. Horseshoe Meadow … 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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New Trip: Rocky Basin Lakes

Check out a new trip to Rocky Basin Lakes on the Inyo National Forest side of the Golden Trout Wilderness. It would be a long weekend trip, but an even better three day weekend trip if you can pull it off!

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