Lyell Canyon riders. Lake Tahoe to Mount Whitney: Your Backpacking Guide to the High Sierras Morning at Donohue Pass hiking the John Muir Trail.
Lyell Canyon Trailhead miles South.
Lyell Canyon.
Lyell Canyon Trailhead miles South.
Donohue Pass

 

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Tuolumne Meadows to Reds Meadow
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MILES
NORTH

TYT-PCT

Sonora
Pass

to
Tuolumne Meadows

MILES
SOUTH

JMT

Tuoulmne
Meadows

to
Yosemite
Valley

MILES
SOUTH

JMT-PCT

Reds
Meadow

to
Vermilion
Valley

Resort

MILES
SOUTH

ALT-ROUTE
FISH
VALLEY

Reds
Meadow

to
Vermilion
Valley

Resort

MILES
WEST

ALT-ROUTE
YOSEMITE
VALLEY

Lyell
Canyon

to
Yosemite
Valley

MILES
INDEX

JMT-PCT

Tuolumne
Meadows

REGIONAL
MAP

JMT-PCT

Tuolumne
Meadows

to
Donohue
Pass

TRAIL
GUIDE
INDEX

Tuolumne
Meadows

to
Reds
Meadow

MAPS
INDEX

Tuolumne
Meadows

to
Reds
Meadow

ALL
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INDEX

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GUIDE

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PERMITS
Yosemite

 

SIERRA
WEATHER

Yosemite and Ansel Adams Wilderness

Miles & Elevations

John Muir Trail-Pacific Crest Trail

Tuolumne Meadows to Reds Meadow
XX.8 miles

 
Location  Elevation Mileage  
Tuolu
Store, Grill, & P.O.
0000  0  
  +xx .xx  
West
Unicorn Creek
0000 .xx  
+xx .xx  
Visitor
Mileage Sign Post
0000 .xx  
+xx .xx  
Wildernes
Mileage Sign Post
0000 .xx  
+xx 2.xx  
Lower
Lake Campsites: .5 mile spur trail
Mileage Sign Post
0000 .xx  
+xx .xx  
Upper
Campsites
0000 .xx  
+xx .xx  
Cath 0000 .xx  
  +xx 1.xx  
Under 0000 .xx  
+xx 1.xx  

Upper
Mileage Sign Post

0000 .xx  
+/- 00 .xx  
Bottom
Mileage Sign Post
0000 .xx  
+xx 1.xx  
High P 0000 .xx  
+xx 1.xx  
Uppe
Campsites
0000 .16  
+xx .xx  
Rim 0000 .xx  
+xx .xx  
Forsy
Mileage Sign Post
0000 .xx  
+xx .xx  
Merce
Trail Junction & Mileage Anomaly
Mileage Sign Post
0000 .xx  
+xx 1.xx  
Lowe
0000 .xx  
+xx .xx  
Cloud
Campsites
Mileage Sign Post
0000 .xx  
+xx .xx  
Half Do
Mileage Sign Post
0000 .xx  
+xx 1.xx  
Little Yo
To Campsites
Trail Junction
0000 .xx  
+/- 00 .xx  
Little Yo
Campsites
Mileage Sign Post along Merced River

0000 .xx  
+xx .xx  
Junctio 0000 .xx  
+xx .xx  
Upperm
Ranger White Boards
Mileage Sign Post
0000 .xx  
+xx .xx  
Neva 0000 .xx  
+xx .xx  
Glacie
Mileage Sign Post
0000 .xx  
+xx .xx  
Clark
Mileage Sign Post
0000 .xx  
+xx .xx  
Low
Mileage Sign Post
0000 .xx  
+xx .xx  
River 0000 .xx  
+xx .xx

Mileage Sign Post
0000 .xx  
JMT NORTH
Miles and Elevations
JMT SOUTH
Miles and Elevations

Miles
and
Elevations
INDEX

Lake Tahoe to Mount Whitney

 

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Miles North: Sonora Pass to Tuolumne Meadows               Miles South: Reds Meadow to Vermilion Valley Resort

 

Notes

Setting up the outlines of the South Sierra section of
Tahoe to Whitney.

Stay tuned for construction progress.

 

Miles and Elevations
Discussion and Notes
Desolation Trail

ahoe on H

 

 

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Backpacking Lake Tahoe to Mount Whitney

Your guide to the High Sierra Crest, including the Tahoe to Yosemite, Pacific Crest, and John Muir Trails

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