Minaret Vista Observation Site

Area Status: Open

Located on the Sierra Crest, Minaret Vista gives a panoramic view of Reds Meadow Valley and the surrounding Ansel Adams Wilderness. The overlook identifys peaks of the Minarets, Mount Ritter, and Banner Peak.

A short nature trail and picnic area invite you to linger and enjoy the view.

At a Glance

Usage: Light
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2)
Operated By: Forest Service

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