Best trails in South Sierra Wilderness, California

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Explore the most popular trails in South Sierra Wilderness with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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Map of trails in South Sierra Wilderness, California
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Acreage:
62,700 acres
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Top trails (4)
#1 - Kennedy Meadow to the Bridge via PCT [CLOSED]
South Sierra Wilderness
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Length: 4.1 mi • Est. 1 h 58 m
#2 - Olancha Peak [CLOSED]
South Sierra Wilderness
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Length: 22 mi • Est. Multi-day
#3 - Olancha Pass and Summit Meadow [CLOSED]
South Sierra Wilderness
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Length: 7 mi • Est. 5 h 13 m
#4 - Wildrose Trail [CLOSED]
South Sierra Wilderness
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Length: 18.4 mi • Est. 9 h 38 m
This trail parallels the PCT near Kennedy Meadows. It starts out with several steep undulations, then through rolling hills.  Passes through an old burn area.  Ends with steep switchbacks down to the South Fork of the Kern. Show more