Lyell Canyon Trail

Lee Vining, California 93541

Lyell Canyon Trail

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Detailed Trail Description from our Guidebook

"The subalpine meadows of Lyell Canyon are the stuff of which favorite backpacking memories are made. Idyllic from beginning to end, this long, gentle grassland with its meandering river is a delight to travel."

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Trail Information

Lee Vining
Nearby City
Trail Type
Skill Level
2 days
Late May - Early October
8,701 feet
Trailhead Elevation
9,100 feet
Top Elevation
Yosemite National Park
Local Contacts
USGS Vogelsang Peak, Tioga Pass
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