Tuolome, Sunrise and Merced Lakes, and Vogelslang Loop is a 36.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Tuolumne Meadows, California that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from May until September.

DISTANCE
36.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
5,921 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

backpacking

birding

camping

nature trips

walking

forest

lake

views

wild flowers

wildlife

This is a multi day loop: Day one: get to tuolmne by 4pm night one: backpacker's camp Day two: hike west on JMT night two: cathedral lakes Day three: hike to sunrise lakes night three: camp Day four: hike to merced lake night four: camp Day five: hike to vogelslang night five: camp north of vogelslang Day six: hike out