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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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Roads Closed for the Season

The Western Divide Highway and Parker Pass on the Sequoia National Forest are now closed as of 11/9/2012. Although these roads do not directly affect access to the Summit, Lewis Camp, and Jerkey Meadows Trailheads, the closures require users accessing … Continue reading

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Roads Are Open, but….

On the Sequoia National Forest, Western Divide Ranger District, two roads have been opened by Tulare County. The Western Divide Highway (107) and Parker Pass (M50) are now open. Although this isn’t any of the roads near trailheads into the … Continue reading

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