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386 mi 621 km of trail 12 Featured Hikes

Gems 2 Gems Easy Trails 21 Trails Intermediate Trails 51 Trails Hard Trails 10 Trails

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Featured Hikes in Inyo National Forest - 12

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5.5 mi 8.8 km
#1 Duck Pass Trail
Mammoth Lakes, CA
5.5 mi 8.8 km Mammoth Lakes, CA
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14.1 mi 22.6 km
#2 McGee Pass Trail
Mammoth Lakes, CA
14.1 mi 22.6 km Mammoth Lakes, CA
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11.9 mi 19.1 km
#3 Bishop Pass Trail
Big Pine, CA
11.9 mi 19.1 km Big Pine, CA
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Lone Pine, CA
4.2 mi 6.8 km Lone Pine, CA
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3.6 mi 5.9 km
#5 Gem Lake Trail
West Bishop, CA
3.6 mi 5.9 km West Bishop, CA
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Big Pine, CA
7.7 mi 12.5 km Big Pine, CA
Minor Issues
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Muddy, Snowy, Icy - I did the hike just to the second lake. The trail is very wet and icy in the shaded areas. I would come back.
18 days ago
Yosemite Valley, CA
34.7 mi 55.8 km Yosemite Valley, CA
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Mammoth Lakes, CA
0.7 mi 1.1 km Mammoth Lakes, CA
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Dry
79 days ago
9.7 mi 15.6 km
#9 Taboose Pass
Big Pine, CA
9.7 mi 15.6 km Big Pine, CA
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Lone Pine, CA
1.7 mi 2.8 km Lone Pine, CA
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Lone Pine, CA
7.6 mi 12.2 km Lone Pine, CA
Minor Issues
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Snowy - exactly what u would expect in high sierras in may. not many tracks established on back half from k.pass to jmt
15 days ago
7.7 mi 12.4 km
#12 Minaret Creek Trail
Mammoth Lakes, CA
7.7 mi 12.4 km Mammoth Lakes, CA
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Mammoth Lakes, CA
1.2 mi 2.0 km Mammoth Lakes, CA
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7.4 mi 11.9 km
#14 Mammoth Crest Trail
Mammoth Lakes, CA
7.4 mi 11.9 km Mammoth Lakes, CA
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Big Pine, CA
1.1 mi 1.8 km Big Pine, CA
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Bishop, CA
1.5 mi 2.5 km Bishop, CA
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Big Pine, CA
2.6 mi 4.2 km Big Pine, CA
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Mammoth Lakes, CA
2.6 mi 4.2 km Mammoth Lakes, CA
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1.0 mi 1.6 km
#19 Discovery Trail
Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, CA
1.0 mi 1.6 km Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, CA
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West Bishop, CA
5.3 mi 8.6 km West Bishop, CA
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