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JMT Backpacking (Devils Postpile to Yosemite Valley)

Days:  5-6 Rating: (Moderate/Strenuous) Milage: 60+ Elevation Gain/loss: +12,365’/-13,789″ Max Elev : 11,074′ Min Elev: 4,200′ Location: Devil Postpile Trail Head: 37.630365, -119.084872 Type: Point to Point Trail Map Googe Earth Map PDF Map GPX Download Itinerary July 9 – 16 Day 1 Devils Postpile to Garnet Lake Milage: 11.2 Ascent: +3908 Descent: -1704 Max Elev: 10,094′ Min Elev: 7561′ Elevation Graph …

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Mineral King – Sequoia National Park

Days:  3-4 Rating: (Strenuous) Milage: 31+ Elevation Gain/loss: +4550’/-2400″ Max Elevation : 11,830′ Min Elevation: 7,310′ Location: Franklin Lakes Loop Trail Head: 36.448908, -118.595433 Type: Loop GPX File Download The elevation at the floor of the Mineral King Valley is 7500′ (2286 meters). Hiking at this altitude is strenuous. Gauge your hiking …

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BIG PINE LAKES (South Fork)

Days:  2-3 Days Rating: (Moderate/Strenuous) Milage: 12.5 + Elevation Gain/lost: +3400’/-3400″ Max Elevation :  11585′ Min Elevation: 8040′ Location: Big Pine Trail Head 37.128041, -118.427426 GPX File Download The Big Pine Creek Trailhead provides access to some of the finest scenery in the Sierra. From spring through most of the summer, you will pass by …

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Cottonwood Lakes to Upper Rock Creek Loop

Days:  2-3 Days Rating: (Moderate/Strenuous) Milage: 27 + Elevation Gain/lost: +4550’/-2400″ Max Elevation : 14,026′ Min Elevation: 10,036′ Location: Horseshoe Meadow Trail Head: 36.448321, -118.170684 Type: Loop GPX File Download Cottonwood Lakes Trail provides a scenic romp through the Southeastern Sierra with alpine lakes and mountain views. Located south of Mount Whitney and west …

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