Bucks Lake Wilderness Gold Lake Trailhead


Gold LakeTrailhead is located at the Silver Lake Campground.

Trail Length - 1.5 miles

Difficulty - Easy

Approximately hiking time - 30 minutes

Swimming and fishing at the lake.  Campsites are limited.  This trail accesses the Bucks Lake Wilderness and the Pacific Crest Trail.

At a Glance

Permit Info: Wilderness permits are not required to enter the wilderness, but we do ask you to sign in at each trailhead you are hiking.   Campfire permits are required when campfires are allowed.
Busiest Season: June - August
Restrictions: Bicycles and motorized bikes are prohibited in the Wilderness.
Water: Water from streams, lakes and springs should be treated before drinking. One way to purify water is



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