Eastern Sierra Books

Eastern Sierra Books

Flower Lake, Eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains

Eastern Sierra Books
Mount Whitney, Bishop Hikes, Rock Creek, Mammoth Lakes, June Lake & Mono Lake

Eastern Sierra Books

Eastern Sierra Books

Eastern Sierra Books

Eastern Sierra Books

The Eastern Sierra is a region in California comprising the eastern side of the Sierra Nevada, which includes Mono and Inyo Counties. The main thoroughfare is US Highway 395, which passes through Bridgeport, Lee Vining, Bishop, Big Pine, Independence, Lone Pine, and Olancha, with Bishop being the largest city in the area. It is sparsely populated but well known for its scenery; major points of interest include Mono Lake, Bodie, Mammoth Lakes, Manzanar, and parts of Yosemite National Park and Death Valley National Park.

Mountain Peaks above 14,000 feet elevation: Mount Whitney, Williamson, North Palisade, Sill, Russell, Split, Langley, Tyndall, Muir, Middle Palisade.

Wilderness Areas: Ansel Adams, Bright Star, Chimney Peak, Domeland, Emigrant, Golden Trout, Hoover, John Muir, Mount Rose, Owens Peak, Owens River Headwaters, Sacatar Trail, Sequoia-Kings Canyon, Yosemite

Eastern Sierra Books

High Sierra Lakes – Day Hikes

Eastern Sierra Maps:

hiker

Eastern Sierra Destinations:

Bishop Pass Map

Bishop Pass Map

Bishop Pass Hiking

  • North Lake – 9500′ elev
  • Piute Pass – 11,423′
  • Lake Sabrina – 9132′
  • South Lake – 9755′

Bishop Pass Trail Map
Tom Harrison

Bishop, CA – located along US Hwy 395 is a hub for travelers and locals alike, in the high desert valley next to the Eastern Sierra range.

Tom Harrison Trail Map: Bishop Pass Maps, Backpacking Bishop CA; North Lake & South Lake Loop, Evolution Valley. PCT, John Muir Wilderness, LeConte Divide, Inyo National Forest, Inyo High Country, Sierra High Country; Sierra Nevada Passes; Hiking near Mount Whitney Backpacking Trip, california sierra camping; Durable, waterproof plastic map; Folded. Map Scale: 48K; ISBN# 9781877689680

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Bishop Pass Hiking Map

Bishop Pass Map

Bishop Pass @ 11,972′ elevation is a high mountain pass in the southern Sierra Nevada, California, on the border of the Inyo National Forest. John Muir Wilderness is located to the north and Kings Canyon National Park to the south. The Bishop Pass

Connecting the Bishop Creek valley with the John Muir Trail & Pacific Crest Trail. Bishop Pass is located west of Mount Agassiz, surrounded by multiple alpine lakes in the Dusy Basin and the Bishop Lake basin.

Bishop Pass Map

High Sierra backcountry access to –

  • Evolution Basin & Valley
  • Goddard Divide
  • Humphreys Basin
  • John Muir Wilderness
  • Le Conte Divide
  • Pacific Crest Trail (PCT)
  • South Lake – North Lake Loop
Bishop Pass Map

South Lake, above Bishop, California

see also –

Bishop Pass Map

previous edition

Bishop Pass Map

Piute Pass Hiking

Piute Pass & Piute Crags near North Lake

Bishop Pass Map

OLDER EDITION

Kearsarge Pass Trail Map

Kearsarge Pass to Rae Lakes Loop
High Sierra, Eastern Sierra

Kearsarge Pass Map
Rae Lakes Loop Hike
Tom Harrison Maps

Kearsarge Pass Trail Map, Rae Lakes Loop, Onion Valley Hikes, Hiking John Muir Backpacking Maps Rae Lakes Loop. Onion Valley Campground; Eastern Sierra Trails, Kings Canyon High Country; Eastern Sierra, High Sierra Maps; Areas include: Rae Lakes Loop, Paradise Valley, Vidette Meadow, Charlotte Lake, Onion Valley, Bubbs Creek.

Durable, waterproof plastic map; Folded. Map Scale: 42K; ISBN# 9781877689840

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Kearsarge Pass Map

hikers map

National Forest MapsOnion Valley Campground NFS
@ 9200′ elevation

Kearsarge Pass @ 11,835′ elevation

  • alpine lakes
  • backpacking
  • camping
  • climbing
  • fishing lakes
  • hiking
  • horse packing
  • granite peaks & pinnacles
  • waterfalls
  • wilderness
  • wildflowers

horse trail maps

see also –

Kings Canyon Highcountry Map
Sequoia Kings NP Map by NatGeo
Sequoia Kings NP Map by Tom Harrison
Inyo National Forest Map
Inyo Topo Atlas
John Muir Wilderness Maps

wow scenery

High Sierra Lakes Loop Hikes

nearby towns:
Big Pine, CA
Independence, CA
Lone Pine, CA

Kearsarge Pass Map

OLD EDITION

Kearsarge Pass Map

Hike Kearsarge Pass

Kearsarge Pass Map

RAE LAKES LOOP – OLD MAP

Kearsarge Pass Map

Kings Canyon High Country

 

John Muir Wilderness Maps

JMT: John Muir Trail Map

High Sierra Trail

hikerThe John Muir Trail is a long-distance hiking trail in the Sierra Nevada mountain range of California, passing through Yosemite, Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Parks.

USDA makes paper maps for John Muir Wilderness w/ Kings Canyon, and Tom Harrison offers the waterproof John Muir Map Pack. National Geographic also makes a topo map for the John Muir Trail.

John Muir Wilderness

Onion Valley Campground

Ansel Adams Wilderness

driftwood

John Muir Maps USDA
John Muir Wilderness with Sequoia Kings Canyon Wilderness

johnmuirmap

U.S. Forest Service – NFS. Old school maps – two large paper sheets. Available at Inyo National Forest Ranger Stations or the Eastern Sierra Interagency Visitors Center on US Highway 395.

Eastern Sierra Mountains
Highest Sierra Peaks

Perfect for a day hike reference or extended backpacking adventures. Map Scale = 1″ to mile; Printed on paper w/ large storage envelope. Limited availability.

gilbertlake

Gilbert Lake, above Onion Valley, Eastern Sierra Independence, CA

fish

driftwood

John Muir Wilderness Map Set
Tom Harrison Maps

John Muir Trail Maps by Tom Harrison, High Sierra Backpacking Maps, Highcountry Trail Map. Eastern Sierra Mountains inside Inyo National Forest

Mount Whitney, Lone Pine, Independence, Big Pine, Bishop, Mammoth Lakes – Eastern California.

John Muir Wilderness Map Set of 13 individual maps. Durable, waterproof plastic map; Smaller maps, not folded. Map Scale: 63K; ISBN# 9781877689345

download digital versions of this map – avenza maps
John Muir Trail Topo Map Set

or the most popular individual maps :
John Muir Trail Map #4
John Muir Trail Map #5
John Muir Trail Map #6
John Muir Trail Map #7
John Muir Trail Map #8
John Muir Trail Map #9
John Muir Trail Map #10
John Muir Trail Map #11
John Muir Trail Map #15

Heart Lake

horseback

National Geographic makes a decent John Muir Trail Map too!

nearby towns:


lilpothole

Little Pot Hole Lake, Kearsarge Pass Hike