Tag Archives: Summit Lake

Trail Report: Summit and Maggie Lakes

This past weekend hiker Andy Cai went out from Hidden Falls Campground and did a big loop to see places like Summit and Maggie Lakes. He even tried out the old Griswold trail that was reopened in 2015. Here is … Continue reading

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Mountain Home Opens on 5/10

Mountain Home Demonstration State Forest announced they will be opening up on May 10, 2018. Great news for all those wanting to get to the Long Meadow TH on the western most portion of the Golden Trout Wilderness. The Long … Continue reading

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Trip Report: Summit Lake 6-24 to 25

A recent trip to Summit Lake by Eric McDaris and company reports back on the their adventure. Originally they set out to reach Maggie Lakes, but hitting a snow covered trail beyond Summit Lake changed the plans. However, this didn’t … Continue reading

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Trip Report: Summit Lake

Over the weekend Scott Williams decided to take a hike up to Summit Lake located just inside the National Park boundary. It is a popular 7.6 mile one way trek up to the lake and an alternative route for accessing … Continue reading

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Redwood Crossing: Water Levels

Marsha sent in a photo of Redwood Crossing along the Long Meadow Trail (SQF). This is approximately 2.2 miles from Shake Camp and is 1 of the 3 times users will need to cross in order to get up to … Continue reading

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Long Meadow Trail Accessible!

Just heard word from a voice message at Mountain Home stating Shake Camp is open! This means users can drive to Shake Camp and begin hiking on the Long Meadow Trail. The Long Meadow Trail provides access to popular areas … Continue reading

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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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Water Source Report for SQF Side

The drought is taking its toll, which means some of the creeks are drying up in the Golden Trout Wilderness. Here is a list of the known streams still to have flows on the Sequoia National Forest side of the … Continue reading

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A Great Way to Start May – Roads Open!

For those on the western side of the Golden Trout Wilderness, prepare for some additional road openings! North Road (21S50) to Clicks Creek Trailhead #1 is now open. A down tree blocks access to the Summit Trailhead and remains closed … Continue reading

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Trail Report: Summit Lake

Thanks Alan for the trail report on your recent trip to Summit Lake. Here is what he had to say about his adventure into the wilderness. Brackets with additional info were added for clarification by site admin. I was up … Continue reading

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