Winchell Lake Trailhead

Generally, open June to November as weather and conditions allow.

Access/entry point to the East Humboldt Wilderness.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Parking
Open Season: June - November
Usage: Medium
Closest Towns: Wells, Nevada
Water: Not available
Restroom: Not available
Operated By: Forest Service


Dispersed Camping

Lake and Pond Fishing

Day Hiking

On developed trail.


On developed trail.

Horse Riding

On developed trail.  Certified weed free hay required in Wilderness.



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