Be sure you have good maps and know how to use them. The trail is primarily used for hiking, camping, and backpacking and is best used from may until october. If youre looking for a yosemite map, youve come to the right place. Or to view the 9 maps sequentially, click on the map 1 arrow at the top of the page. There are two access points of the john muir trail in yosemite national park, one is in yosemite valley and the other in tuolumne meadows. John muir and pacific crest trails yosemite national. The app has trails with mile markers for all 10 trails in the system. Here youll find both summer and winter trail maps, as well as maps from every campground and the overall park brochure maps. John muir trail via yosemite valley closed california alltrails. John muir trail topo map series with utm coordinates and grids. Hike the john muir trail in yosemite national park my.
Agate creek, bishop pass trail, jmt alternate, john. To view section maps showing greater detail, click on any of 9. Shaded relief topo maps packet of the famous sierra high route that will take hikers from mount whitney to yosemite, ca. The yellow line shows a pair of alternate routes along the john muir trail that allow you to avoid the steepest parts of the mist trail.
John muir trail via yosemite valley closed california. The 211mile john muir trail is a worldfamous trail stretching from yosemite valley to mount whitney, the highest point in the contiguous united states. In yosemite valley, the mist trail has become the parks landmark hike, up to 317foot vernal fall and beyond to 594foot nevada fall at the foot. The trail continues on past 3 trissider peak, 4 cathedral peak, and columbia fingerall worthy of a pic or two. All map notations are from that file and not checked by me, yet.
The john muir trail is named in honor of environmentalist and yosemite activist, john muir. John muir trail map offline for ios free download and. This is the john muir trail from yosemite valley to whitney portal. The map displayed here is an overview of the john muir trail from yosemite valley to mt. Also, the john muir trail is highlighted and centered on each page so you can easily track your progress. To view section maps showing greater detail, click on any of 9 rectangles on the overview map. Public transportation is available into yosemite national park via the yarts bus. At the top of nevada fall, the trail joins the mist and john muir trails to happy isles. Yosemites john muir trail information hiking trails guide. Pdf files and external links will open in a new window. Blackwoods press maps and atlases for lightweight backpackers pacific crest trail. The trail crosses illilouette fall after 2 miles 3. This pass, the highest on the john muir trail, rises to,200 feet and separates kings canyon and sequoia national parks.1193 54 1520 953 599 105 125 1585 1452 1463 1540 145 539 805 1240 326 1302 1293 468 321 1291 628 1394 64 1423 92 918 873 867 191