Velma Lakes

Camp Richardson, California 96156

Velma Lakes

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"Uphill. And uphill. And . . . A long, stair-step climb into the Desolation Wilderness leads to the sparsely wooded alpine basin that holds the lovely Velma Lakes. Views on both the ascent and the descent are spectacular."

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Trail Information

Camp Richardson
Nearby City
Dog-friendly
Accessibility
9
Distance
Out-and-back
Trail Type
Difficult
Skill Level
5–6 hours
Duration
Summer and fall
Season
USGS Emerald Bay CA and Rockbound Valley CA
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Aug 2018