Hiking Project Logo

blueBlack JMT: Segment 1 - Happy Isles to Tuolomne Meadows

Trail

22.5 mile 36.2 kilometer point to point
Singletrack
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 6,717' 2,047 m
Descent: -2,052' -626 m
High: 9,915' 3,022 m
Low: 4,055' 1,236 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 7% (4°)
Max Grade: 46% (24°)

Dogs

No Dogs
Driving directions Take a virtual tour
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

Trail shared by Hiking Project Staff

Section Of

Hiked this trail?

Hiking Project can't be a complete community resource without keeping our trail information up to date! Help fellow hikers know what's here.

Rate This Trail

Rate Quality


   Clear Rating

Rate Difficulty

Share This Trail

Check In

Check-Ins

Nov 8, 2018
Franck Chev
Aug 22, 2018
Norma Madrigal
Jun 16, 2018
Rachel M
Jun 1, 2018
Sue P
We stopped at the saddleback because we were running short on daylight, but even just the approach was really beautiful.
Oct 8, 2017
James Heidlebaugh
Aug 25, 2017
Bob King
Jul 28, 2015
Becky Holzhei

Trail Ratings

  5.0 from 5 votes

#269

Overall
  5.0 from 5 votes
5 Star
100%
4 Star
0%
3 Star
0%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
0%
Rankings

#32

in California

#269

Overall
79 Views Last Month
2,544 Since Mar 18, 2016
Intermediate/Difficult Intermediate/Difficult

0%
20%
20%
40%
20%
0%

0 Comments

Hiking Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Hiking