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skip yosemite, hike here

I recently hiked the 8 miles from Agnes Meadow to 1000 island lake. This took me along the PCT for... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
grumpylamp
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oakland, ca
Crown Jewel in Ansel Adams Wilderness

We visited Thousand Island Lake during a week-long backpacking trip in Ansel Adams Wilderness in... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2016
WeiChat
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Orange County, California
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

I recently hiked the 8 miles from Agnes Meadow to 1000 island lake. This took me along the PCT for a time and along the river trail. The hike in was generally flat for the first 4 miles, then generally uphill. The last mile or...More

1  Thank grumpylamp
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We visited Thousand Island Lake during a week-long backpacking trip in Ansel Adams Wilderness in late July. We started from Agnew Meadows. Hiked through Olaine Lake, Shadow Lake, Ediza Lake, Iceberg Lake, Garnet Lake, Ruby Lake and Emerald Lake to get to Thousand Island Lake....More

3  Thank WeiChat
Reviewed 7 October 2015

Hiked in via Reds Meadow with my daughter last August. The weather was pleasant, just cold, not freezing at night. There were a few other people camping around the lake but none close. We did see evidence of bears, and ran into some gals who...More

1  Thank motherHEncinitas
Reviewed 4 February 2015

I have been trekking for more than 2 decades. This is the most beautiful trek ever. The route we took was from Agnew Meadows then up the Shadow Creek trail to Shadow Lake. From there we went to beautiful Garnet Lake. The trail to Garnet...More

1  Thank Evelyn C
Reviewed 3 August 2011

Thousand Island Lake is easily one of the premier destinations at Mammoth Lakes, CA. The lake is located 10000 ft up from sea leve in the Minaret Mountains and the quickest route there is the 15 miles RT hike through the River Trail located at...More

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