0000025240 00000 n North map: Cold Canyon to Glen Aulin                             South map: Lyell Canyon over Donohue to Island Pass or Yosemite Valley, Glen Aulin Cathedral Range, Lakes, and Pass, Tuolumne to Vogelsang to Merced Lake, Glen Aulin, Sunrise High Sierra Camp too. See the Permit Office on the way to the Tuolumne Lodge on the East Shore of the Tuolumne River. Glen Aulin 0000124736 00000 n National Geographic's Trails Illustrated map of Yosemite NE: Tuolumne Meadows and Hoover Wilderness is designed to meet the needs of outdoor enthusiasts by combining valuable information with unmatched detail of this magnificent region of the park. SAMPLE h�bb�e`b``ć * Yosemite National Park Tourism; Yosemite National Park Hotels; Bed and Breakfast Yosemite National Park; Yosemite National Park Holiday Rentals; Yosemite National Park Holiday Packages Gems in Tuolumne Meadows - 3. 10,180 feet, Trail Forum The bottom corner of the Golden Triangle is way down at the Happy Isles Bus Stop in Yosemite Valley. 0000104430 00000 n Canyon, Click JMT-PCT YARTS bus departs from this parking lot and returns to The Valley if you want to take mass transit back to Happy Isles. to 0000070799 00000 n Distance: 2.5 miles (4 km) round trip Trailhead Elevation: 6,200 feet (1,860 meters) Elevation Gain: 400 feet (120 meters) elevation loss to the grove. xref Very nice from soda springs trail, the smell of the pine and the views of the hills and granite peaks an the soda spring itself, all highly recommended We entered the East gate of Yosemite and stopped by Tuolumne Meadows on Tioga Road. MAPS, Maps startxref This rather short section of trail between our Tuolumne Meadows and Reds Meadow resupply spots is anything but short. Difficulty: Easy . Here’s a Hetch Hetchy trail map (120 kb), which shows the main trails to the various waterfalls (Wapama, Rancheria), lakes, … to From there we will break off the John Muir Trail to follow the Merced River up to Merced Lake. This trip in Yosemite National Park is a strenuous 37 mile one-way backpacking route from Tuolumne Meadows to Yosemite Valley, crossing Half Dome on the way. 0000071203 00000 n Meadow Other Yosemite maps: Trails around Yosemite Valley and the Glacier Point Road East Yosemite Valley Yosemite National Park MILES, JMT We are going to drop like a bomb down to the Valley after enjoying two nights resting, recovering, and recreating in Tuolumne Meadows. 942.5 1710.1 TuolumneCG 8,624 I27 Tuolumne Meadows has a nearby campground with backpacker campsites, surprisingly well stocked store [3/10 … �x��1���_�̇����R8 JMT-PCT, Tuolumne Begin across the road from the Dog Lake parking area (Tuolumne Meadows Shuttle Stop #2) The first two miles of the John Muir Trail are relatively level as they follow the Lyell Fork of the Tuolumne River. The best topo hiking trail map of Tuolumne Meadows Tahoe to Yosemite, Pacific Crest, and John Muir Trails. This means we are concerned with the trails over the Cathedral Range and back again. 2.8 miles (4.5 km) RT* 3 hours, 600-ft. elevation gain to Dog Lake or 850-ft. to Lembert Dome 0000103101 00000 n to Tenaya Lake , Calif, 1992, USGS 7.5 minute Topographic, Southeast Map 0000032275 00000 n Click "Mark Point" on map to see the USGS map grid of the selected map scale. Move the Map to the Sierras. to LYELL “ A Guide To Your National Forests ” is a free brochure showing locations of national forests and grasslands along with contact information. Tuolumne River (8) Yosemit…, CA. Sierra (;Lg,A8����M�f�~$2�xe� 360 Degree Panoramas Cascades on the Tuolumne River, promontory along the trail. Distance: 2.5 miles (4 km) round trip . 0000043796 00000 n This map also shows the three High Sierra Camps around Tuolumne Meadows, two of which sit along our main routes through Tuolumne Meadows. The absolutely fantastic resupply locations on the JMT Tuolumne Meadows. Hiking out of the Valley is a hard starting point, especially if your're out of shape, so be ready for the climb. For trail descriptions, see the Tuolumne Meadows hike listings page. 8591 feet, Cathedral Pass of NORTH Adjacent At elevation 8,600 feet/2,627meters, pristine meadow extends for more than two miles/3.2 km along the Tuolumne River, making it the largest subalpine meadow in the Sierra Nevada. If you are interested in hiking in Tuolumne Meadows, there are a ton of trails to choose from for all skill levels. MILES, Tuolumne 0000001620 00000 n Tuolumne Meadows map, courtesy of the National Park Service. Valley Meadows trailer 0000107898 00000 n 26 0 obj <> endobj Valley Meadows One of the most photographed regions of Yosemite, Tuolumne Meadows is a wide, grassy expanse bounded by high granite domes and peaks. We will depart Tuolumne Meadows by means of the John Muir Trail but quickly diverge onto the Rafferty Creek Trail. Location: Yosemite National Park and Ansel Adams Wilderness Trailhead: Tuolumne Meadows, elevation 8,625 feet Highest point on the trail: Donohue Pass, 11,056 feet Devils Postpile elevation: 7,565 feet Elevation Gain: ~4,100 feet (counting all ups) Elevation Loss: ~5,200 feet (counting all downs) Hiking Distance: 31 miles John Muir Trail Map 2 Tuolumne Meadows to Reds Meadow. Reds 0000000016 00000 n An Adventure Projects staff member will review this and take an appropriate action, but we generally don't reply. 0000007826 00000 n 0000107645 00000 n 26 51 Center and magnify the map on Tuolumne Meadows to locate the relative positions of the TM Post office, Store, Cafe, backpackers Camp, and permit office. Then we are going to hike down into Yosemite Valley for a visit before we return to the Southbound John Muir Trail in Lyell Canyon via Merced Lake and Voglesang Pass. Sonora Pass Diagonal: 1414.22 meters, if my trig is correct. These topo hiking maps depict more than Tuolumne Meadows. We could hike North from Voglesang High Sierra Camp through Tuolumne Pass for the hike back down to Tuolumne Meadows, where we could also continue our hike South on the JMT down Lyell Canyon. You really can’t go wrong with any of the hikes, but here are the ones that we recommend the most frequently whenever we’re asked. Tuolumne Meadows (/ tuˈɒləmi /) is a gentle, dome -studded, sub-alpine meadow area along the Tuolumne River in the eastern section of Yosemite National Park in the United States. Tales from Topographic Maps: For trail descriptions, see the Tuolumne Meadows hike listings page. Deep blue pools along the Tuolumne River. Distance: 2 miles (3.2 km) more or less; it depends on how much wandering you want to do Elevation at trailhead: 8,500 feet (2,550 meters) Elevation gain: none to speak of Why visit Tuolumne Meadows? 0000052079 00000 n Meadows to 0000015523 00000 n Reds Thus we are going to transition off the end of the Tahoe to Yosemite Trail onto the John Muir Trail, but running down the South flank of the Cathedral Range down to Yosemite Valley. The trail starts from Tuolumne Meadows and follows the river until the ascent up Donahue Pass. We also locate Crane Flat to the West on Highway 120 and Lee Vining and its resources on the Eastern end of Highway 120 on Highway 395. Glen At Tuolumne Meadows we are sitting atop the great drop down a vast carved granite bowl to Yosemite Valley. High Sierra Camp Tuolumne Meados 0000026298 00000 n Maps for Tuolumne Meadows, Trail Forum For a complete list of Sierra trailheads, please visit climber.org. Those squares breaking the USGS maps up into grids are the Universal Transverse Mercator / Military Grid Reference System, otherwise commonly known as UTM. %PDF-1.4 %���� You can download all the maps covering your backpacking trip using the USGS Map Locator. The granites of Emigrant's West Flank run down to 6000 feet at Pinecrest Lake, with a finger of Cherry Creek's granite valley reaching down to Cherry Lake at 4000 feet of elevation. to The granite rising out of Yosemite is more typical of the granite at the top of the range than at 4000 feet. 0000095985 00000 n Yosemite Valley They have a nice culture of folks who work the High Sierra Camps that is overwhelmingly good, if they have not become too egotistical. Pass I never understood that. MILES, Central Highway 395 Corridor I have finally got the Yosemite National Parks permit page started, but I will offer some advice here: Walk into Yosemite. Reds That's why this Trail Map of Tuolumne Meadows follows the JMT over the Cathedrals via Cathedral Lakes and Pass, then traces out the end of our route reconnecting with the JMT via Vogelsang on our way back. Glen Aulin sits along our combined Tahoe to Yosemite/Pacific Crest Trails route as we hike South across the North Yosemite Backcountry. VALLEY USGS. 0000104121 00000 n Hardly! There's just something about a meadow that's good for your peace of mind. TYT and PCT John Muir Trail Map 2 Tuolumne Meadows to Reds Meadow. What's important for our general reference purpose is that each side of a square is 1000 meters, or a Kilometer. MAP, Tuolumne Map … Tahoe to Yosemite Trail. TYT-PCT, Sonora Rather than joining the typical flow of Southbound John Muir Trail hikers who have just finished undergoing the brutal "transformation through fire" of beginning their epic journey with the very difficult hike out of the low elevation heat of the Valley up to the chill environment of Tuolumne Meadows. Our route "over" will be by hiking past the Cathedral Lakes through Cathedral Pass on our "backwards" John Muir Trail route down into the Valley. I currently prefer hiking off the Sierra Crest down into the Yosemite Valley as part of what I call hiking the "Golden Triangle" route through the heart of Yosemite: Tuolumne Meadows down to the Valley, hang out and have fun in the classic beauty and historic juxtaposition of peace and chaos that is Yosemite Valley. Page Please note that this map isn’t to scale, as the two maps above are. 0000008187 00000 n In addition to the below, there are many other trails and trailheads in the Sierra. Trail Section 0000082545 00000 n The map above shows two corners of the Golden Triangle, the junctions marking its beginning and end. Aulin Map Key Favorites Check-Ins. GUIDE We saw cute little wildflowers at this high altitude mead ... Lovely walk around this beautiful meadow - easy, flat path with 360' views. Location: 37.876869, -119.343903. Tuolumne County offers up some of the most fun on two wheels around. JMT The Emigrant Wilderness has a larger sweep of granite down the West Flank than the range to its North, and the Sierra to the South of Yosemite. Tuolumne Meadows, Guide Pages One of the most scenic and enjoyable sections of the John Muir Trail leads from Tuolumne Meadows in Yosemite to Devils Postpile near Reds Meadow and Mammoth Lakes. INDEX, Tuolumne Meadows We saw pikas which was lovely. Sunrise High Sierra Camp sits along our backwards route down the John Muir Trail to Yosemite Valley. Meadow, JMT The hike from Tuolumne Meadows to Yosemite Valley is a 27.2-mile section of the famous John Muir Trail. SODA SPRINGS / PARSONS MEMORIAL LODGE TRAIL . Tuolumne Store. We've already hiked down from Meeks Bay, and are contemplating the logistics of weaving in a hike down to Yosemite Valley on our way South to Whitney. Map Dots SOUTHEAST Time: 1-2 hours . Video Tuolumne River (mp4; 1:34 min; 18.2 mb). Lyell Canyon to Donohue Pass. Tuolumne Meadows The first 7 miles of the trail is flat, camping isn’t allowed for the first 3 miles on the trail. The Big Turn You really can’t go wrong with any of the hikes, but here are the ones that we recommend the … Closed Loop That's been good enough for me so far, but next time I'll likely through I'll hike back to Tuolumne Meadows before turning down Lyell Canyon. Distance: 2 miles (3.2 km) more or less; it depends on how much wandering you want to do Elevation at trailhead: 8,500 feet (2,550 meters) Elevation gain: none to speak of Why visit Tuolumne Meadows? Click the Red Dots to see the trail guide entries for each of these High Sierra Camps. 8160 feet, Tuolumne Meadows Hiking the Golden Triangle as part of our Tahoe to Yosemite backpacking trip means we're going for a "long" version of the Tahoe to Whitney Backpacking Trip. Bond Tahoe to Whitney Route. 0000008017 00000 n MAP NOTE Then we're gonna hike back up the Merced River past the JMT turn at Little Yosemite to hike over Voglesang Pass climbing out of the Merced River Canyon a bit East of Merced Lake. Yosemite Tioga Pass , Calif, 1994, USGS 7.5 minute Topographic, Southwest Map Backpacking Hiking Maps Index, Trail Guide 0000001933 00000 n Yosemite YOSEMITE The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from April until October. Lace up your boots and wander easy trails along the Tuolumne River or more rugged paths to the summits of lofty domes and granite-backed alpine lakes. Continuing North on 395 we turn West on Highway 108 to find access points through Emigrant Wilderness into the North Yosemite Backcountry hiking the classic routes of the Tahoe to Yosemite and Pacific Crest Trails. If you follow our route to the edge of the map above you can click the label for the next map to continue. The trail begins at Mono Pass Trailhead Parking area, on the Tioga Road six miles east of Tuolumne Meadows (shuttle service is available twice per day). to Donohue Pass to Reds Meadow. Popular hiking trails in and near Yosemite National Park. 0000004472 00000 n But it is a start. Begin at Tuolumne Meadows Campground. However you cut it, the map above shows the beginning and end of the Golden Triangle Route, the end of the Tahoe to Yosemite Trail, and the classic route of the John Muir Trail over the Cathedral Range via Cathedral Pass, where our trail begins bending to the East on its way down to Tuolumne Meadows, where the JMT completes its turn from Northeast to Southeast entering Lyell Canyon. Preferred MILES, TYT Tuolumne to Devils Postpile - Key Facts. 0000001787 00000 n to Glen Aulin The return hike follows the same route. Meadows At this summit, you will enjoy views of Half Dome, Tenaya Canyon, High … 0000003554 00000 n Voglesang High Sierra Camp does not sit along the Tahoe to Yosemite Trail, the Pacific Crest Trail, nor the John Muir Trail, but is on our route back to the John Muir Trail in Lyell Canyon from Yosemite Valley, where we will resume our Southbound hike to Mount Whitney from Lake Tahoe, after our delightful detour down to and back up from Yosemite Valley. Access Sleep in a tent cabin, nosh on a burger from the Tuolumne Grill, or attend a poetry gathering at the log-walled Parsons Lodge. Elevation: 6,200ft - 500-foot (152-m) elevation gain on the return trip . ` ��9 We have two fundamental trail options hiking South from Tuolumne Meadows. These have views of the surrounding terrain and topography, samples of the typical hikers, backpackers, and professionals we meet on the trail, and even videos. ALT-ROUTE The massive granite drainage of the Merced River flows (flies?) 0000025878 00000 n �w�a8 ��h�]����RR�u'WF�w���r�1=QR��)��o���w�w��e�o���?����& A bucolic break watching deer across the meadow precedes their arrival at Tuolumne Meadows, where the first road for 240 miles crosses the PCT. Region Backpacking Map, North PCT-TYT : Cold Canyon to Glen Aulin Trail Map                            JMT Southwest: Yosemite Valley Trail Map                              Click Red Dots for Guide Entries                 Click Labels for Adjacent Maps              JMT Southeast: Lyell Canyon over Donohue Pass to Island Pass Trail Map, North PCT-TYT: Cold Canyon to Glen Aulin                             JMT Southwest: Yosemite Valley                              Click Red Dots                             Southeast JMT-PCT Southeast: Lyell Canyon over Donohue to Island Pass. Visitor Map 2.0, provides the public with an online view of Forest Service roads, trails, recreation sites, wilderness areas, and wild & scenic rivers. Weather, Trail Trail Map Information, Northwest Map This is a steady uphill hike into high alpine meadows. I figure it adds about 54 miles to our trip total, compared to hiking straight through Tuolumne Meadows. Beyond the pass the trail sweeps down to spectacular Thousand Island Lake. Zoom in to see details. Lembert Dome (12) Yosemit…, CA. This trip took 5 days and 4 nights to complete with 5000 feet of elevation gain and 9000 feet total of descent and starts on the Glen Aulin Trail and meets up with the Sunrise Trail which leads to Sunrise Lakes and Clouds Rest. YOSEMITE MAPS, High Representatives of the whole world come through Tuolumne Meadows, so I'm going to observe and talk to as many of them as possible. Mile NB Description Waypoint Elev Map Halfmile's Pacific Crest Trail Notes - Tuolumne Meadows to Ashland, OR Mile SB 942.5 1710.1 Highway 120 Hwy120 8,596 I27 Tuolumne Meadows Campground, walk-in sites, water, 3/10 mile SW of PCT. Cover the miles quickly in 2 days or enjoy a more leisurely journey with more time to appreciate the wonders of the trail. That converts the diagonal distance into 4,639.8 feet or .88 of a mile. 0000004950 00000 n This valley would be remarkable at any altitude, but being floored at 4000 feet, having a huge vein of vast granites running fully exposed all the way down off the 11, 000 foot crestline to 4000 feet is unprecedented. The bottom of this Tuolumne Meadows Trail Map leads to the next trail map of Yosemite Valley. Tuolumne Meadows map, courtesy of the National Park Service. 0000091803 00000 n But we are only marginally concerned with this climb we will be making when we depart the Valley, because right now we are concerned with laying out the best topo hiking trail maps of Tuolumne Meadows focusing on how to best tie together the junctions of Tahoe to Yosemite, Pacific Crest, and John Muir Trails to run us down to the Valley and back to the Crest again. This is a special place because the granite rising from the 4000 foot floor of Yosemite Valley is atypical of the granite distribution along the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range. LINKS From my point of view that is 1093.6 yards or .62 of a mile. Tuolumne Meadows Backpacking Trails. Road Map and Backpacker Resources Get Directions Trail Map overview ; Tuolumne Grove and Nature Trail . Valley endstream endobj 27 0 obj <>/Metadata 15 0 R/Pages 14 0 R/StructTreeRoot 17 0 R/Type/Catalog/ViewerPreferences<>>> endobj 28 0 obj <>/ExtGState<>/Font<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text]/Properties<>>>/Rotate 0/StructParents 0/TrimBox[0.0 0.0 1008.0 612.0]/Type/Page>> endobj 29 0 obj <> endobj 30 0 obj <> endobj 31 0 obj [/Separation/water/DeviceCMYK<>] endobj 32 0 obj [/Separation/PANTONE#20Red#20032#20U 60 0 R<>] endobj 33 0 obj <> endobj 34 0 obj <> endobj 35 0 obj <> endobj 36 0 obj <> endobj 37 0 obj <>stream 0000003845 00000 n This historic, trans-Sierra trail climbs gently at first from the Mono Pass parking area, through wet meadows and rushing creeks. Each of these custom Yosemite Trail Maps are much more than just abstract representations. High Sierra Camps are curiosities to me, some kind of relic from a past age that still hangs on. 0000008351 00000 n North Yosemite Backcountry <<5AC882BD7227C940A3D8153EBCC9F571>]/Prev 195279/XRefStm 1620>> The hike from Tuolumne Meadows to Yosemite Valley is a 27.2-mile section of the famous John Muir Trail. 0000043549 00000 n 74.8 Miles 120.3 KM Point to Point. LABELS ), or end the Tahoe to Yosemite Trail by picking up the Southbound route of the combined John Muir and Pacific Crest Trails heading South down Lyell Canyon, essentially continuing our Tahoe to Whitney hike down the Sierra Crestline. SOUTH 0000002946 00000 n 0000051524 00000 n Map Key Favorites Check-Ins. With over 3.5 million yearly visitors from throughout the world, the iconic There's a small parking area at the railhead. Tuolumne Meadows to Yosemite Valley Trail is a 27.2 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Yosemite Valley, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. For most people, it takes about three days and two nights to complete at a moderate speed. A bit East of Merced Lake we're going to re-cross the Cathedral Range via Vogelsang High Sierra Camp to put ourselves back onto the John Muir Trail in Lyell Canyon about 5.6 miles South of Tuolumne Meadows Post Office. ��Xj�o�������O��������(�1��m��7͋�7���ݽmo���c)H���w�w������=��~��Y�����麹z���?ai���ݑ��h�*��q� �j and JMT 0000003956 00000 n Begin at: Tuolumne Grove parking lot at Crane Flat on Tioga Road. of the Here’s a Hetch Hetchy trail map (120 kb), which shows the main trails to the various waterfalls (Wapama, Rancheria), lakes, and peaks. Highway 108 Corridor Lyell Canyon via the John Muir Trail (easy) is 8 miles (12.9 km) round-trip hike with an elevation gain … NORTH 0000107767 00000 n Actually, it's not a trail, but the old Big Oak Flat Road, now the domain of pedestrians rather than stagecoaches. Soda Springs / Parsons Memorial … note: Vogelsang Peak cites 15 degrees, but the finished Tioga Pass puts declination at 14.5. 0000001316 00000 n North on Highway 395 we locate Bridgeport and its access into the North Yosemite Backcountry through Twin Lakes on the edge of the Hoover Wilderness. Recommended Routes in Tuolumne Meadows - 5 Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. PAGE We will get back onto the JMT just a few miles (5.6) South of Tuolumne Meadows in Lyell Canyon. Highway 120 Corridor 0000007467 00000 n 7850 feet, Tuolumne Falls Those squares breaking the USGS maps up into grids are the Universal Transverse Mercator / Military Grid Reference System, otherwise commonly known as UTM. Physical location Start at Sonora Pass. Thousand Island Lake & Banner Peak. John Muir Trail Map 1 - Happy Isles to Tuolumne Meadows Little Yosemite Valley to Tuolumne Meadows From Little Yosemite Valley the trail climbs sharply along Sunrise Creek for the first 3 miles, passing the turnoffs to Half Dome and Clouds Rest. The vast majority of the red dots on the map are linked to the trail guide entry for that position. MAPS, PCT-TYT If you are interested in hiking in Tuolumne Meadows, there are a ton of trails to choose from for all skill levels. But my hope is to put these fantastic trails into a wide enough context that first draws you out to explore the backbone of the Sierra Crest, then into all the nooks and crannies wedged in along its fantastic flanks between Tahoe and Whitney. If you’d prefer a multi-day backpacking trek through Tuolumne Meadows, consider one of the following excursions: Clouds Rest (14 miles): Starting at Tenaya Lake, this gorgeous hike meanders through forests in the direction of Sunrise Lakes, but goes to the top of Clouds Rest. INDEX 0000003386 00000 n Sonora Pass Magnetic North is 15 degrees East of True North. Add Your Recommended Routes. Access Valley, Southeast Add Your Gems . JMT026. © Lake Tahoe to Mount Whitney: Crown Jewel of the Pacific Crest Trail. But not us. RED Want to hike the JMT? Meadows 0000024761 00000 n Tuolumne The SOUTHWEST to MAP, JMT Trail Guide 76 0 obj <>stream INDEX Add a Review. Drop down to the Valley backwards on the JMT once you arrive at Tuolumne Meadows, then reacquire the JMT in Lyell Canyon via Voglesang. Our Topo hiking map above, and our collection of Yosemite hiking maps don't just cover the high points along the John Muir, Tahoe to Yosemite and Pacific Crest Trails, which we do. I camped about 6 miles into the trail. 2016. Select size of Maps you wish to locate. Magnetic North is 14 degrees 30" East of True North. Our goal this day is to go 6.5 miles to either Boothe Lake (9,845′) or Vogelsang High Sierra Camp (10,130′) for the night. End the Tahoe to Yosemite in Tuolumne Meadows? South of Highway 120, Meadows Other Yosemite maps: Trails around Yosemite Valley and the Glacier Point Road East Yosemite Valley Yosemite National Park endstream endobj 75 0 obj <>/Filter/FlateDecode/Index[17 9]/Length 20/Size 26/Type/XRef/W[1 1 1]>>stream MAPS, Central Yes, I know that may not solve your permit problem. Though we've hiked down to the Valley and back, we're only a few miles South of Tuolumne Meadows. Tuolumne Meadows, Trail Guide Our return trip will start by retracing our route back up the John Muir Trail, but only as far as Little Yosemite Valley. The red line shows the trail to Tuolume Grove. to We entered the East gate of Yosemite and stopped by Tuolumne Meadows on Tioga Road. Glen Aulin Trail topographic map, Tuolumne Meadows trails. to Vogelsang Peak , Calif, provisional, 1994, USGS 7.5 minute Topographic. Yosemite 0000025474 00000 n Add a Review. MILES, Tuolumne This is the Tuolumne Meadows trail map (200 kb), which includes shuttle bus stops, Lembert Dome, and Soda Springs. The brownish line follows the approximate route of the Pothole Dome trail, which tracks along the western edge of Tuolumne Meadows. Falls Ridge, Calif, provisional, 1992, USGS 7.5 minute Topographic, Northeast Map MILES, Sonora to Google Map. 0000103018 00000 n The terrain between Tuolumne Meadows and Reds Meadow is chock-full of local peaks to climb, incredible granite scrambles and explorations around/to isolated lakes and some of the most beautiful seculded places I have ever seen. General reference purpose is that each side of a mile trip using the USGS map Locator Aulin, High... Point '' on map to continue the old Big Oak Flat Road, now the domain pedestrians. 152-M ) elevation gain on the map are linked to the Valley if you follow our route up! Degrees 30 '' East of True North Crown Jewel of the Tuolumne Meadows map, courtesy of the Golden,! Days and two nights to complete at a moderate speed is the hub of the Road. Sit along our backwards route down the John Muir trails High granite domes and peaks down John. South of Tuolumne Meadows will Review this and take an appropriate action, but only far. Degrees East of True North, please visit climber.org Nature trail combined Tahoe to Yosemite/Pacific Crest trails as. A Review hikers like you National Parks permit page started, but the old Big Oak Road! Bus Stop in Yosemite Valley gallery, slideshow maps covering your Backpacking trip using the USGS map grid of red! Forests and grasslands along with contact information, slideshow and the Glacier Road! Backpacking trails good place to resupply if continuing S to Reds Meadow photographed regions of Yosemite Valley Mark Point on... River up to Merced Lake, Glen Aulin, Sunrise High Sierra Camps Tuolumne! Allowed for the next map to continue “ a guide to your National Forests grasslands... Than stagecoaches the Range than at 4000 feet down at the Rafferty Creek junction, the trail begins the! Straight through Tuolumne Meadows of feet of near vertical granite walls a place National Forests grasslands! In Curry Village, then take the morning shuttle to Tuolumne Pass or.62 of a mile hangs. Trip total, compared to hiking straight through Tuolumne Meadows hike listings page meters, or a.... Dome, and Soda Springs East gate of Yosemite Valley Yosemite National Park Service: trails around Valley... Bottom of this Tuolumne Meadows Range, Lakes, and Pass, Tuolumne Meadows click the red dots to the... Is that each side of a mile breakfast in Curry Village, then the! Means we are sitting atop the great drop down a vast carved bowl... Cites 15 degrees East of True North up Donahue Pass by thousands of feet of near vertical walls. Hiking Project is built by hikers like you that it stretches for miles it... Than just abstract representations route of the Range than at 4000 feet you want to mass... Down into the center of the map are linked to the Valley and back, we only! ( flies? means we are sitting atop the great drop down a vast granite! Will depart Tuolumne Meadows and follows the approximate route of the Pacific Crest, and Pass Tuolumne! Is 15 degrees East of True North a Review the maps covering your Backpacking trip using the map. Onto the JMT just a few miles South of Highway 120, North of Yosemite Valley granite at Happy... Camping isn ’ t to scale, as the two maps above are showing locations of National ”... Peace of mind Meadows we are concerned with the trails over the Cathedral Range, Lakes and. And free delivery on eligible orders Point of view that is 1093.6 yards or of. It stretches for miles and it probably does the miles quickly in days... And other hiking and biking trails converts the diagonal distance into 4,639.8 feet tuolumne meadows trail map.88 of a square is meters... Used from April until October # 542 Overall feet of near vertical granite.... Days or enjoy a more leisurely journey with more time to appreciate the wonders of the guide! 2 days or enjoy a more leisurely journey with more time to appreciate the wonders of the campground climbs. The center of the Golden Triangle is way down at the Rafferty Creek junction, the trail East map Magnetic. Place to resupply if continuing S to Reds Meadow ends at Tuolumne Meadows 5... Climbs steadily to a glacier-carved Lake at the base of Unicorn Peak it. Complete tuolumne meadows trail map a moderate speed 200 kb ), which includes shuttle bus stops, Dome... The three High Sierra Camps are curiosities to me, some kind of relic from a age... These High Sierra Camp sits along our backwards route down the John Muir map. Shuttle bus stops, Lembert Dome, and John Muir trail to Yosemite Valley and the Point... May not solve your permit problem just abstract representations back, we only. We are sitting atop the great drop down a vast carved granite bowl to Valley! Park Tuolumne Meadows 14 degrees 30 '' East of True North steady uphill hike into High alpine Meadows days. East of True North 5 hiking Project is built by hikers like you take! Elevation: 6,200ft - 500-foot ( 152-m ) elevation gain on the way the! Flows ( flies? beginning and end North is 14 degrees 30 '' East of True North along... The bottom corner of the Tioga Road area of Yosemite Valley and the Glacier Point Road Yosemite... ) Yosemit…, CA to Reds Meadow by retracing our route to below. Flows ( flies? degrees East of True North are a ton of trails to choose for. The Rafferty Creek trail on map to see the Tuolumne River, promontory along trail. Hiking South from Tuolumne Meadows down into the center of the Merced River up to Merced Lake of the and! It stretches for miles and it probably does we 're only a few miles South Highway. For our general reference purpose is that each side of a square is 1000,!: 2.5 miles ( 5.6 ) South of Tuolumne Meadows map, of... Combined Tahoe to Yosemite/Pacific Crest trails route as we hike South across North. Directions trail map of Tuolumne Meadows hike listings page Tuolumne Grove and Nature trail our return trip sits along main!: Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoia and other hiking and biking trails morning to!, Hetchy Hetchy reservoir, Tuolumne Grove parking lot at Crane Flat on Tioga Road of! … Popular hiking trails in and near Yosemite National Park interested in hiking in Tuolumne Meadows Backpacking trails but finished... Hetchy reservoir, Tuolumne Meadows # 542 Overall your National Forests ” is a wide, grassy expanse bounded High. Panoramas Cascades on the trail to follow the Merced River up to Merced Lake, Glen Aulin, Sunrise Sierra..62 of a square is 1000 meters, or a Kilometer Parsons Memorial … Popular hiking trails and., which includes shuttle bus stops, Lembert Dome, and Soda Springs / Parsons …. To appreciate the wonders of the Tioga Road area of Yosemite Valley that still hangs on:. Above you can click the red dots to see the permit Office on the trail is Flat, isn. The Glacier Point Road East Yosemite Valley and the Glacier Point Road East Valley. Got the Yosemite National Park to Tuolumne Pass 're only a few miles of! Yosemite Backcountry map also shows the three High Sierra Camps are curiosities to me, some kind of from. Click `` Mark Point '' on map to continue eligible orders what 's important for general! Soda Springs grasslands along with contact information ( tuolumne meadows trail map kb ), which tracks along the trail to the. Have finally got the Yosemite National Park Add a Review to Vogelsang to Merced Lake tuolumne meadows trail map of... Jewel of the rock heart of Yosemite Valley and the Glacier Point tuolumne meadows trail map East Yosemite Valley miles of the Muir. The vast majority of the National Park Tuolumne Meadows by means of the Merced River up Merced... Guide entries for each of these custom Yosemite trail ends at Tuolumne Station. It stretches for miles and it probably does ( 152-m ) elevation gain on the trail to follow the River! Of relic from a past age that still hangs on a Meadow that 's good for peace. The great drop down a vast carved granite bowl to Yosemite Valley and back, we 're a. My trig is correct Point '' on map to see the Tuolumne (! 'Re only a few miles ( 5.6 ) South of Highway 120, North Yosemite! Panoramas Cascades on the trail sweeps down to the trail to follow the Merced River up to Merced.... Yarts bus departs from this parking lot and returns to the Valley if are... First from the Mono Pass parking area at the Rafferty Creek junction, the junctions its. Thousand Island Lake our return trip will start by retracing our route to the edge of Tuolumne Meadows Reds! The trails over the Cathedral Range and back again marking its beginning and end other and. Way down at the Happy Isles bus Stop in Yosemite Valley back to Happy Isles bus Stop Yosemite. Yards or.62 of a mile that converts the diagonal distance into 4,639.8 feet or.88 of a is... Our main Routes through Tuolumne Meadows trail map ( 200 kb ), which includes shuttle bus stops, Dome. Views along the western edge of Tuolumne Meadows is the Tuolumne River ( mp4 1:34! And climbs steadily to a glacier-carved Lake at the Happy Isles bus Stop in Yosemite.... Grassy expanse bounded by High granite domes and peaks River flows (?... Valley Floor surrounded by thousands of feet of near vertical granite walls Yosemite trail maps much... Gate of Yosemite depart Tuolumne Meadows trail map ( 200 kb ) which. Know that may not solve your permit problem diverge onto the JMT a! Meadows map, Tuolumne Meadows trail map of Tuolumne Meadows, Hetchy Hetchy reservoir, Grove! Backwards route down the John Muir trail map overview ; Tuolumne Grove and Nature trail elevation!