Duration: 3 days

Add Your Heading Text HereThe Ansel Adams Wilderness is a natural wonderland located in California’s Eastern Sierra Nevada, 5h from Los Angeles. 

The Ansel Adams Wilderness is a natural wonderland located in California’s Eastern Sierra Nevada, 5h from Los Angeles. 

Needed to qualify: Mt Baldy Day hike to participate at this adventure.

The area is composed of a large network of trails, connecting a multitude of Alpine lakes, lush green valleys, streams, meadows, forest and peaks above 14,000 ft.

It is bordered by Yosemite in the west and Mount Whitney in the south, offering countless adventure opportunities.

Book this trip

$1,299 / per person

Maximum: 6 participants

Needed to qualify:
Mt Baldy Day hike before

Day 1

Drive to Mammoth Lakes – Carsharing possible We will spend the night at Mammoth lakes and acclimate to the elevation.

Day 2

We will take a shuttle to our trailhead at Agnew Meadow. We will hike 8.5 miles across the Pacific Crest Trail and gain 2,500 ft. This is a relatively challenging first day with views ranging from lush green meadows to mountain vistas and forests.

 

Weather permitting, we can swim in the lakes. Fishing is also possible. 

 

We will set our tents, cook and camp at the gorgeous Thousand Island Lakes, one of the world’s finest backcountry alpine lake. 

Day 3

We will climb a pass separating Thousand Island Lake and Garnet Lake and camp at Garnet Lake, a stunning lake located at the base of Mount Banner providing beautiful views and reflections of the surrounding Mt Ritter and Mt Banner, two of the largest peaks forming the Western Divide of the Sierra Nevada.

Gear

You are responsible for bringing your own gear (backpack, hiking boots, sleeping bag, pad etc…). We will provide detailed recommendations for this trip.We can rent some equipment based on needs.

How do I qualify
for this adventure?

This adventures entails carrying a backpack up to 35-40lbs over rocky terrain, high elevation gain and miles. The best way to know if you qualify is to take our Mt Baldy Day-hike in Los Angeles. This is a requirement.

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