Nature Center at Happy Isles via John Muir Trail

based on 4 tracks & routes #199 hike out of 316 in
290.7 mi
Distance
6 d 153 hrs
Time
terrain
10,384 ft
Elev Gain

Overview

This is a moderate one way trail to Nature Center at Happy Isles in Ansel Adams Wilderness.

This trail goes by Lower Boy Scout Lake, Iceberg Lake, The Notch, Mount Whitney, Keeler Needle, Crooks Peak, Aiguille Extra, Aiguille du Paquoir, Aiguille Junior, Timberline Lake, John Muir Trail to Mt. Whitney, Wallace Creek Camp Area, Viewpoint. 10,600ft., Wright Creek Camp Area. 9,800ft., Bighorn Plateau, Viewpoint. 11,300ft., Camp Area, Tyndall Creek Camp Area. 10,900ft. Bear Box., Viewpoint. 11,500ft., Viewpoint. 11,850ft., Forester Pass.13,200ft., Forrester Pass North Camp Area. 12,200ft., Waterfall, Camp Area. 11,300ft., Center Basin Creek Camp Area. 10,600ft., Camp Area. 10,500ft. Bear Box., Forester Pass, Forrester Pass South Camp Area. 12,430ft., Viewpoint Rock Bench. 12,160ft., Camp Area., Camp Area. 9,900ft., Upper Vidette Meadow Camp Area. 9,900ft. Bear Box., Vidette Meadow Camp Area. 9,500ft. Bear Box., Plateau. 10,800ft., Glen Pass South Camp Area., Glen Pass. 12,200ft., Glen Pass, Glen Pass North Camp Area, Middle Rae Lake Camp Area. 10,500ft. Bear Box., Lower Rae Lake Camp Area., Lower Rae Lake, Lower Rae Lake Camp Area, Arrowhead Lake Camp Area. 10,400ft. Bear box, Dollar Lake, Dollar Lake Camp Area. 10,300ft., Baxter Creek Camp Area. 9,500ft., Wooden Bridge. 9,500ft., Woods Creek Crossing, Woods Creek Camp Area. 8,500ft. Bear Box., One Person Only Suspension Bridge. 8,500ft., Camp Area. 9,500ft. Fire Pit., Camp Area. 9,800ft., Sawmill Pass Trail., Pinchot Pass, Lake Marjorie, Mather Pass, Lower Palisade Lake, Upper Basin, Little Pete Meadow, Big Pete Meadow, Le Conte Canyon, Helen Lake, Muir Pass, Evolution Basin, campsite, stock camp, Sallie Keyes Lake, Heart Lake, Squaw Lake, Johnston Lake, Trinity Lakes, Rosalie Lake, Ruby Lake, 1000 I Lake camp, Island Pass, Donohue Pass, Backpacker's Wilderness Campsite, Twin Bridge, G Sites, F Sites, E Sites, D Sites, Sunrise High Sierra Camp, Nevada Fall, Clark Point, Silver Apron, Emerald Pool, Vernal Fall, and Vernal Fall Footbridge.



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Public Tracks

There are no published trips for this hike. There are 4 private trips.

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