Hiking The Moraines and Meadows Loop Trail
The 32nd most popular hiking trail in California.
Tuesday 12 July 2016 01:54 GMT
The Moraines & Meadows ride is an 11 mile loop. Hike begins at Lee Vining Ranger Station on Highway 120. Passess through Lower and Upper Horse Meadows and circles Williams Butte. Starting elevation is about 7200 feet. Trail falls a couple hundred feet in first mile, the rises to 7800 at 5 miles. Sharp descent below 7000, then back up to starting point.
Overall, Moraines and Meadows Loop Trail is the 32nd most popular hiking trail of all 88 hikes in California. Several of the better hiking trails are nearby Moraines and Meadows Loop Trail including Panorama Mountain and Hartley Springs Trail.