West Tumamait Trailhead - 21W03

Area Status: Closed

Tumamait Trail (21W03)

Difficulty: moderate to difficult

Length: 4.58 miles

CHUMASH WILDERNESS - More information on the Chumash Wilderness: www.wilderness.net

Maps: 7.5 minute USGS topographic maps (Sawmill Mountain)

The West Tumamait Trailhead (elev. 8080 ft.) is located along Cerro Noroeste Road near the summit of Cerro Noroeste east of Camp Alto Campground. Trailhead parking is along the shoulder of the road. There are no facilities at the trailhead and overnight camping is not allowed.  Campo Alto Campground, with 19 individual sites, is located 0.5 miles away at the end of Cerro Noroeste Road.  The Mesa Springs Trail 22W21 and Northfork Trail 22W02 may be accessed via the Tumamait Trail.

At a Glance

Reservations: Wilderness trail camps are first-come, first-serve, no reservations; maximum group size 25 people.
Area Amenities: Picnic tables, Toilets, Parking
Fees: No fee for parking at the trailhead. Camping is $20/night at the Campo Alto Campground. First-come, first-served or by reservation: www.recreation.gov. Campground is open approx. May 1 - October 31. Reservations are strongly recommend on weekends during the summer.
Permit Info: For current fire restrictions and campfire permit information, contact Mt. Pinos Ranger District at (661) 245-3731 ext. 0 or visit www.fs.usda.gov/lpnf
Open Season: May - November
Usage: Light
Best Season: Spring/Summer/Fall
Closest Towns: Frazier Park, CA 
Water: None
Restroom: None
Operated By: Parks Management Company for the Forest Service
Information Center: Mt. Pinos Ranger District 
34580 Lockwood Valley Rd.
Frazier Park, CA 93225
Phone: (661) 245-3731 ext. 0

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Picnic tables:
Parking: Yes
Toilets: vault toilets

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