Lundy Canyon Trail
A steep climb past several cascading waterfalls leads to Lake Helen on the Lundy Canyon trail. After Lake Helen more moderate terrain is found in the 20 Lakes Basin. Trails circle toward Saddlebag Lake and to the foot of North Peak and Mount Conness on the Yosemite National Park Boundary.
Common Destinations: Helen Lake, Shamrock Lake, Steelhead Lake, Saddlebag Lake Trail
At a Glance
|Reservations:||Reserve up to 2 weeks in advance at www.Recreation.gov|
|Rentals & Guides:||Guiding in Hoover wilderness is by Yosemite Mountaineering School.|
|Water:||Water from creeks, lakes and springs should be treated before drinking.|
|Restroom:||Vault toilet at trailhead. Please Leave No Trace. Bury human waste away from water sources.|
|Operated By:||Forest Service|
Leave Hwy 395 approx. 7 miles North of Lee Vining. Turn West on Lundy Canyon Rd, trailhead begins 2 miles beyond Lundy Lake Resort.
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Lake and Pond Fishing
An invigorating hike to Helen Lake will give you a chance to bag Golden and Brook Trout, Odell Lake will hold Golden Trout, Shamrock Lake look for Brook Trout and Steelhead Lake Cutthroat and Brook Trout.