Trip Report

BACKPACKING SEQUOIA NATIONAL FOREST

Bears, lakes, huge trees, magic!

by dorapereliAtlasGuru Contributor

North AmericaUnited States2 days / July 2020

Highs & Lows

Swimming in Hamilton Lake

Not bringing an extra water filter

Q & A

  • What would you have changed?

    I would have stayed an extra night! It is too beautiful not to.

  • Anything go wrong during the trip?

    Nope, going in July, the weather was absolutely perfect.

  • Packing tips?

    Don't forget to bring bear spray, and an extra water filter.

  • Any surprises?

    The elevation is high, so i recommend training with some steep hikes before hand.

  • Booking details?

    You do need a permit, so I recommend applying as early as you can.