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2 miles

Trail Type

Out & Back

Trail Difficulty


Δ Elevation (FT)

~500 (+)

USGS Quad Map(s):  Tioga Pass

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Gaylor Lakes Trail

California | Yosemite by v8.6m

Activities & Features


The trail to Gaylor Lakes makes you work for its spectacular scenery. It's short and steep but rewards hikers with absolutely stunning alpine views. Expect bird's eye vistas of Mount Dana and its surrounding wildflower laden meadows. This trail is kid friendly.

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Contact: Public Information Office PO Box 577 Yosemite, CA 95389

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