Mapping The Trails Of California's Iconic Sierra Nevada Mountain Range

 

22 Wilderness Areas

Thousands of Miles 

Endless Opportunities

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  • 9 trailheads to depart from
  • General elevation above 10,000 feet

Ansel Adams Wilderness:The Minarets 

The Minarets
  • Originally named the Minarets Wilderness
  • Over 230,000 acres 

South Sierra: Kennedy Meadows 

  • Basalt lave flows dating back millions of years
  • Human presence in the South Sierra dates back 6,000 years
  • 1,200 square miles of scenery to explore
  • One of America's most iconic tourism destinations

Dinkey Lakes

Dinkey
  • Protected by Congress in 1984
  • Highpoint of 10,619 feet (Three Sister's Peak)

Sequoia-Kings Canyon

  • Dubbed "A rival to Yosemite" - John Muir
  • Discover Kaweah and Kings Rivers
  • A geological treat of Columnar Basalt
  • Raging Rainbow Falls Waterfall located within the Ansel Adams Wilderness

John Muir Wilderness

  • Contains over half a million acres
  • Home to Mt. Whitney - the tallest mountain in the lower 48