Lake Vernon and Tiltill Valley

Yosemite, California 95389

Lake Vernon and Tiltill Valley

Lake Vernon and Tiltill Valley Professional Guide

Detailed Trail Description from our Guidebook

"Lake Vernon lies in a real subalpine setting at an elevation of only 6,568 feet, so this loop is a good way to get in a real High Sierra backpack while the higher country is still under snow.The wild flowers and waterfalls along the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir on the last leg of the trip are spectacular; there are Native American sites to investigate in Tiltill Valley and good camping at Rancheria Falls."

Lake Vernon and Tiltill Valley Trip Reports

With no trip reports, your opinion of this trail could be huge! Help other outdoor enthusiasts today.

Lake Vernon and Tiltill Valley Photos

Show off your photography skills ... post your pics of this trail!

Trail Information

Yosemite
Nearby City
26.7
Distance
3,000 feet
Elevation Gain
Loop/Lollipop
Trail Type
Moderate
Skill Level
2 to 4 days
Duration
Early May through early July and Oct
Season
Yosemite National Park
Local Contacts
USGS Hetch Hetchy Reservoir, Kibbie Lake, Lake Eleanor, and Tiltill Mountain quads
Local Maps

Trail Log