Mono Creek Trailhead

Elevation 7600'
Location Edison Lake Area. Trailhead starts on northeast side of Edison Lake. From the Eastwood Visitor Center at Huntington Lake travel 17 miles east on the Kaiser Pass road (Forest Road 80) to the Edison Lake turnoff (Road 5S80), (1 mile past the High Sierra Visitor Center) turn left and travel 3 miles to Edison Lake, Continue past the Vermillion Valley Resort approximately 1 mile, stay to the right and continue .5 mile to the trailhead.
Road Surface Dirt and paved
Map Sharktooth Peak Quad and Graveyard Peak Quad
Season June through October (dependent upon snowfall)
Trails Accessed from Trailhead Devil's Bathtub; Graveyard Lakes; Quail Meadows; Pacific Crest Trail
Quota Trailhead: # J61
Reservation: 18
First-Come-First-Serve: 12
Permits Permits are required for overnight camping in wilderness areas. Permits are available at Forest Service offices in Clovis, Prather, Huntington Lake and High Sierra. A campfire permit is required for overnight camping at the trailhead.
Reservations Permits are required for overnight camping in wilderness areas. Permits are available at Forest Service offices in Clovis, Prather, Huntington Lake and High Sierra. A campfire permit is required for overnight camping at the trailhead.
Trailhead Facilities Bear boxes; loading and unloading chutes; overnight camping for 1 night; restrooms; water and water troughs. There are separate facilities for horse camping and backpackers.
Nearby Campgrounds Vermillion Campground at Edison Lake. Fee charged. Reservations at www.recreation.gov.
Pack Stations Pack Station: High Sierra Pack Station at Edison Lake 559.299.8297
Services Vermillion Valley Resort. Store, camping supplies, hotel, ferry service across lake and hiker re-supply. Hikers traveling the Pacific Crest Trail can mail packages to Vermillion Valley Resort. More information and fees for services at www.edisonlake.com.




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