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Lloyd Meadow Road Opens – SQF

Great news for those wanting to get in the wilderness earlier than Memorial Day weekend. The Lloyd Meadow Road (22S82) is now open to Jerkey Meadow TH as well as 20S67 to Forks of the Kern TH on the Sequoia … Continue reading

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Roads – June 5, 2017

As of this posting, there are no changes in road conditions. The main access to the Golden Trout Wilderness remains via Mineral King on the Sequoia National Park or using the Lloyd Meadow Road within the Sequoia National Forest. If … Continue reading

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Last Road Conditions Update for May

Many of the roads remain closed due to snow. Here is the final day in May report of the current road conditions to access the Golden Trout Wilderness. Sequoia National Park opens their road to Mineral King. Just expect to … Continue reading

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Remaining Roads are Closed

The remaining roads accessing the Golden Trout Wilderness are now closed for the season. The only road open is the 9 mile road from highway 395 to the community at Kennedy Meadows. Users trying to enter this wilderness from this route … Continue reading

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Lloyd Meadow Road (21S82) Opens

Forest Service road 21S82, known as the Lloyd Meadow Road, is now open for public use on the Sequoia National Forest. This road provides access to the wilderness trailheads via the Kern Flat Trail (33E20) starting at Forks of the … 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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More Roads are Open

On the Sequoia National Forest, the Western Divide Highway and Parker Pass is now open.   This will allow easier access for those living or travelling in the San Joaquin Valley near Porterville to get to the Lloyd Meadow Road. … 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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