North Lake Campground via John Muir Trail

based on 32 tracks & routes #67 hike out of 320 in
52.6 mi
28 hrs 17 min
3,930 ft
Elev Gain


This is a moderate one way trail to North Lake Campground in Kings Canyon National Park.

This trail goes by Bishop Pass, Little Pete Meadow, Big Pete Meadow, Le Conte Canyon, Helen Lake, Muir Pass, Upper Golden Trout Lake, Summit Lake, Piute Pass, and Loch Leven.

Public Tracks

ForestKan 5 months ago
North Lake to Southlake Loop

May require shuttling. There's a shuttle that runs at approx 4 PM from south lake back to Bishop that can stop at the North Lake junction given safe conditions. It's about $5.

ronny 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Evolution Basin

North Lake, Piute Pass, JMT South, Evolution Basin, Muir Pass, Bishop Pass, South Lake

3H Hiking Group 4 months, 1 week ago
cfernand65 7 months, 1 week ago