Tag Archives: Jerkey Meadow Trailhead

Video: Golden Trout Wilderness Hike – Southern Sierras

Catherine Gregory and two others venture into the wilderness. Although it was not “plan A” to visit the area, snow packs and wildfires redirected them to the Golden Trout Wilderness. They begin at Jerkey Meadows TH, camp at the Little … Continue reading

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North Road (21S50) Still Closed

One of the last remaining roads will likely remain closed over the holiday weekend. Forest Service road 21S50, aka The North Road, will likely keep users from access the Summit, Clicks Creek, and Lewis Camp Trailheads. Why? There is a … Continue reading

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Wildfire Updates for July

Source: InciWeb Firefighters have managed to contain or suppress eight out of the nine lightning caused fires discovered this week in the Western Divide Ranger District, Giant Sequoia National Monument and Sequoia National Forest. Only the Crest Fire, located on … Continue reading

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Roads Start to Open

It seemed like only a matter of time with such little snow and rainfall. A Forest Service road is now open for the season. The Lloyd Meadow Road (FS 22S82) is now open from Johnsondale up to Jerkey Meadow Trailhead … Continue reading

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Roads Begin to Open

Roads are starting to open allowing easier access to the Golden Trout Wilderness. Right now the  Lloyd Meadow Road, 21S82, to Jerkey Meadow Trailhead is open. This road gains access to the southern most area of the wilderness on the … Continue reading

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Despite Storm, Roads Remain Open

This recent past weekend brought a lot of rain to California. In the southern Sierra Nevada mountains, it brought snow to higher elevations (above 7,500 feet). However, with the warmer conditions most of the snow has melted off from the … Continue reading

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Roads Re-Opened? Yep!

The storm brought in the snow, but not enough to stick around. California Department of Transportation stated the Western Divide Highway and Parker Pass are now re-opened until the next big storm comes through. This will allow users to access … Continue reading

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Turning Off the Water

On October 30th, 2012, the water faucets at Jerkey Meadows Trailhead will turned off for the season. If you were to go into the wilderness from this trailhead, make sure to have your water bottles already filled up.

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Lloyd Meadow Road Partially Opened

As of Friday, May 4th, the Lloyd Meadow Road (22S82) is partially opened. One Lane is still closed but the other is open. Please drive with caution as potential traffic heading in the opposite direction will be using that lane … Continue reading

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