Sotcher Lake Trail


Sotcher Lake trail gives access to this day use area and Reds Meadow. Camping in this area is limited to campgrounds.

If you are begining a backpacking trip, check the area map for trail names. To purchase more detailed maps or guidebooks of the area, visit

At a Glance

Fees Visitors to Reds Meadow Valley pay a transportation fee which allows use of the mandatory shuttle bus. Call Mammoth Lakes Welcome Center for more shuttle information. (760)924-5500.
Open Season: Road closed in winter.
Usage: Light
Restrictions: This is an active bear area. Secure all food and trash. Be Bear Aware!
Closest Towns: Mammoth Lakes
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mammoth Lakes Welcome Center (760) 924-5500



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