Tag Archives: Summit Lake

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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Trail Report: Silver Knapsack Trail

The Silver Knapsack Trail is a 5 day trip into the Sequoia National Forest side of the Golden Trout Wilderness. Users will not find signs or labels stating they are on the Silver Knapsack Trail. This trip is more of … Continue reading

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Story: Trip to Summit Lake

A group of 5 headed up to Summit Lake within the Sequoia National Forest’s Golden Trout Wilderness. Their adventure began at Shake Camp, in Mountain Home State Forest, then proceeded up the Long Meadow Trail to Summit Lake. The trip … Continue reading

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Trail Report: Long Meadow Trail

The Long Meadow Trail (31E15) resides on Sequoia National Forest side and is the western most trail to access the wilderness. Thanks to Fortino for the trail report. Glad you had a safe and fun time! Brackets were added to … Continue reading

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Trip Update: Maggie Lakes

Added an alternative route to the popular Maggie Lakes on the Sequoia National Forest side of the Golden Trout Wilderness. There is no trail/trip description for this alternative route as it follows closely to the┬áSummit Lake trip description. Users tend … Continue reading

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Balch Park and Bear Creek Roads Open

Two more roads are open today; Balch Park and Bear Creek. Both roads allow users to access the western most portion of the Golden Trout Wilderness via the Long Meadow Trail on the Sequoia National Forest side. There are no … Continue reading

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Mountain Home and Balch Park Open…

Mountain Home State Park and Balch Park roads are expected to be open on May 17th. This is great news for those wanting to enter into the western portion of the Golden Trout Wilderness. Entering into the wilderness usually starts … Continue reading

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Lloyd Meadow Road Partially Opened

As of Friday, May 4th, the Lloyd Meadow Road (22S82) is partially opened. One Lane is still closed but the other is open. Please drive with caution as potential traffic heading in the opposite direction will be using that lane … Continue reading

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Summit Lake Trip

An overnight or weekend hike to Summit Lake has been included under the Sequoia NF portion of the wilderness.

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