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Last Road Opens

The road to Mineral King is now open for public use. This is the final road to open for the summer 2018 season. Users can now access the northwestern most tip of the Golden Trout Wilderness via Farewell Gap. When … Continue reading

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One Road, Several Trailheads

As of 9 AM this morning, the North Road (21S50) will be open to the public! This is a major access point to several trailheads on the Sequoia National Forest side of the Golden Trout Wilderness. Trailheads now accessible are … Continue reading

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Horseshoe Meadow Road is Open!

The main access to the eastern side of the Golden Trout Wilderness is open. Users can now take the Horseshoe Meadow Road and access many of the sites on the Inyo National Forest. Enjoy!

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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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Partial Road Opening: North Road 21S50

Forest Service Road 21S50 on the Sequoia National Forest, known as “The North Road”, is open…partially. The road is open for 4.5 miles where you find the first major “Y”. Pavement ends at this point. If you would go left … Continue reading

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Western Divide Highway Opens – SQF

On the Sequoia National Forest side of the wilderness is a paved road called the Western Divide Highway. As of 2 PM today, the Western Divide Highway will be open to the public for use. The road allows users to … Continue reading

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More Roads Open!

More roads are now open on the Sequoia National Forest. These include the Sherman Pass Road, which gives access to the Blackrock Trailhead and Kennedy Meadows, and road 20S67 to Forks of the Kern trailhead. Users can now access the trails … 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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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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Final Access Road Opens Soon

The last road providing access into the Golden Trout Wilderness opens soon. According to the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park website, the Mineral King road will open mid week on May 22, 2013. This road provides access to the … Continue reading

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