Tag Archives: Inyo National Forest

Sherman Pass Now Open

According to the Sequoia National Forest’s Facebook page, Sherman Pass is now open. Sherman Pass provides access to the Black Rock station and Black Rock Trailhead. Perfect for those wanting to see sites on the Inyo National Forest side like … Continue reading

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More Roads are Open

More roads have opened in preparation for Memorial Day weekend! The quick list of roads now open are listed below. Included is a brief idea of commonly visited areas associated with the roads opening. Mountain Home State Forest (Balch Park … 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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Fire Restrictions Lifted for Inyo National Forest

For the Inyo National Forest side of the Golden Trout Wilderness, fire restrictions have been lifted. See the press release below for more information. Fire Restrictions Lifted The Bishop Field Office of the Bureau of Land Management and the Inyo … Continue reading

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Wildfire – Inyo NF – Ball Mountain Fire

For those on the Inyo National Forest side of the Golden Trout Wilderness, you may witness some smoke due to a wildfire. The wildfire is located in the southeastern side of the wilderness, but not in the Golden Trout. It … Continue reading

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Challenge: Meadows

Besides summiting some of the peaks in the Golden Trout Wilderness, a new challenge has been created. This time around the challenge is in regards to meadows. All a person has to do is check off all the named meadows … Continue reading

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Story: Northern Meadows Loop

A wonderful story of a family of three and their journey into the Inyo National Forest side of the Golden Trout Wilderness. The story was posted on their blog almost a year ago, but I am sure many of you … Continue reading

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Inyo National Forest Issues Bear Warning

News from the Inyo National Forest recently informs users that bear activities has been increasing. Below is the official release from their website. Date(s): Jun 17, 2014 – Nov 30, 2016 There has been an increase in bear activity on … Continue reading

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New Trip: Groundhog Meadow Loop

A new trip titled Groundhog Meadow Loop is an ambitious 3 day trip to Groundhog meadow / Golden Trout Creek. There is another trip to Groundhog already listed under the Up to 7 Days section, but if you are on the eastern side … Continue reading

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Poll: Adopt a Trail

The budgets are always changing with the federal government. Currently, budgets are tight for recreation funds regarding trail maintenance. In order to help maintain our public lands, would you consider adopting a trail if the Sequoia or Inyo National Forests offered … Continue reading

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