Emerald Lake Trail

Inyo National Forest, California

Elevation Gain936ft
Trailhead Elevation9,117ft
Elevation Min/Max9117/9923ft
Elevation Start/End9117/9117ft

Emerald Lake Trail

Emerald Lake Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Mammoth Lakes, California. It is within John Muir Wilderness and Inyo National Forest. It is 1.4 miles long and begins at 9,117 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 936 feet. This trail connects with the following: Duck Pass Trail.

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Best Hikes with Dogs: Central California (The Mountaineers Books)
Linda Mullaly & David Mullaly
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"This is a short and sweet jaunt with just the right combination of cardio workout, flowing water, shade, and views to satisfy both dogs and hikers." Read more

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Trail Information

Inyo National Forest
Nearby City
John Muir Wilderness
Inyo National Forest, Mammoth Ranger District
Local Contacts
USGS Bloody Mountain
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Dec 2018