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Issues with Horseshoe Meadow Road (INF)

Date(s): Mar 13, 2017 – May 31, 2017 Substantial rain and snow from the atmospheric river events that took place in January and February of 2017 caused significant damage on Horseshoe Meadows Road. In one particular area, weather induced erosion … Continue reading

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Storm Brings Snow and Closes Roads

These recent series of storms have brought in a good amount of snow. On the Sequoia National Forest side there is about 2.5 feet of snow at 7,000 feet. As the storm continues on for a bit more, this effectively … Continue reading

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Video: Trip to Jordan Hot Springs

The November 1, 2014, storm didn’t detour this small group of men from canceling their trip. All three marched through the snow and down to Jordan Hot Springs for an overnight trip. Check out their journey there in this YouTube … Continue reading

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Forest Road 21S50 and the Storm

Here is the latest information about Forest Service road 21S50, the North Road, with regards to the recent storm passing through. The road was opened earlier this week, but snow has once again returned. The road is now closed and, … Continue reading

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Melting Away

Monday’s storm added a good amount of snow in the Southern Sierra Nevada mountains. At 7,000 feet reports of 6 inches of snow covered the forest floor. However, it is already beginning to melt away. The Forest Service has not … Continue reading

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Watching the Weather

This is just a reminder to always check the weather before departing for you adventure. Knowing what to expect is an important part of preparing for you trip. Granted, you may only know a few days in advance. However, for … 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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First Snow?

Heads up to everyone thinking of going out to into the wilderness this weekend. There is a storm front moving in and it could bring snow. Friday has the greatest chance, 60% as of this post, with it potentially starting … Continue reading

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