Learn everything you need to know about the John Muir Trail permit process for 2020. Get info on JMT starting trailheads, trail quotas, lottery dates & more How to Apply for a Southbound John Muir Trail Permit in 2020

How to Apply for a Southbound John Muir Trail Permit in 2020

John Muir Trail

.... Reds Meadow near Mammoth at mile 59 is also a sensible option since most JMT hikers stop here...
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Discover the best John Muir Trail planning tools. In this blog post, we share our favorite and most helpful John Muir Trail guidebooks, maps, apps, and blog posts for planning a successful thru-hike of the JMT. Best John Muir Trail Planning Tools, Books & Resources

Best John Muir Trail Planning Tools, Books & Resources

John Muir Trail

...nsportation Guide 8 Step JMT Planning Guide 22 Lessons from 22 Days on the JMT JMT Highlight Video JMT...
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The best section hikes on the John Muir Trail that require less than a week to complete. Our detailed guide helps you plan permits, transportation and more! Best Section Hikes on the John Muir Trail

Best Section Hikes on the John Muir Trail

John Muir Trail

...etails Starting Point: Onion Valley Trailhead Ending Point: Whitney Portal JMT Miles: Mile 177.9 to Mile 222.4 (the southern...
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How-to Guide: John Muir Trail Resupply

How-to Guide: John Muir Trail Resupply

John Muir Trail

...best. (** NOTE: In previous years, the Mt. Williamson Motel would drop off JMT resupply packages at the Onion...
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My Complete John Muir Trail Gear List (2019)

My Complete John Muir Trail Gear List (2019)

John Muir Trail

...ortable. The alarm worked great when we woke up at 2am to climb Whitney. — JMT Backpacking Electronics —...
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Don't miss the deadline for popular trail and National Park permits in 2018! This blog post has the details on lottery dates, reservation processes, fees & other planning tips. Popular Trails & National Parks: Permit Deadlines and Reservation Processes for 2019

Popular Trails & National Parks: Permit Deadlines and Reservation Processes for 2019

Backpacking

...ncourage you to reference our full Guide to the JMT Permit Process. Plan a JMT Thru-Hike 8 Step JMT...
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John Muir Trail Highlights: Section 4

John Muir Trail Highlights: Section 4

Backpacking

...hanging out at camp at Woods Creek, and we started talking with a group of JMT thru-hikers. From there,...
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Prepare for the John Muir Trail by brushing up on Leave No Trace. Get tips for going to the bathroom, choosing a campsite, food storage & more on the JMT. How to Leave No Trace on the John Muir Trail

How to Leave No Trace on the John Muir Trail

John Muir Trail

...lse, unless you really have no other options. If that’s the case, say hello and ask them if they...
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Personal Reflections from the John Muir Trail

Personal Reflections from the John Muir Trail

Backpacking

...if I survive!) Another thing that I have started thanks to my time on the JMT is a daily...
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The Best of the John Muir Trail, Part 2 (Reds Meadow to Muir Trail Ranch)

The Best of the John Muir Trail, Part 2 (Reds Meadow to Muir Trail Ranch)

John Muir Trail

...stening sun. This was 100% my favorite camp from the second section of the JMT. Bear Creek…my favorite camp...
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Thinking about hiking and backpacking the JMT? Here is how to Leave No Trace on the John Muir Trail on this famous California backpacking trail. John Muir Trail Highlights (Yosemite to Reds Meadow)

John Muir Trail Highlights (Yosemite to Reds Meadow)

Backpacking

...ohn Muir Trail at the Sunrise Lakes Junction, which is at mile 13.2 of the JMT. We could have...
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John Muir Trail Highlights, Part III

John Muir Trail Highlights, Part III

Backpacking

...that day. This secluded campsite ended up being one of my favorites on the JMT (I feel like I...
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