Heather Lake via the Watchtower

Lodgepole, California 93262

Heather Lake via the Watchtower

Heather Lake via the Watchtower Professional Guide

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"Stupendous cliffs, views of the Tablelands, and a subalpine lake are three solid reasons to make this the day hike of choice for Giant Forest visitors who want a taste of the Sequoia high country."

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Best Easy Day Hikes: Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks (Falcon Guides)
Laurel Scheidt
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"This jaunt culminates at the first lake on the Lakes Trail. Heather Lake is a tranquil pool of water, its shores lined with red heather."

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Trail Information

Lodgepole
Nearby City
8.4
Distance
2,000 feet
Elevation Gain
Out-and-back
Trail Type
Moderate
Skill Level
4 hours.
Duration
June through October.
Season
Sequoia National Park
Local Contacts
USGS Lodgepole.
Local Maps

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