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Young Lakes via Dog Lake


Itinerary

Dog Lake Trailhead
7 mi • 2,100 ft gain
Upper Young Lake
8.3 mi • 300 ft gain
Dog Lake Trailhead
Driving directions

How to get a permit

This trip requires a Yosemite National Park Wilderness Permit. Reservations depend on your start date:

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Oct 23, 2023 – Apr 25, 2024

Limited number of permits available.

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In-person reservations

Opens1 day ahead12 AM PT
ClosesDay of11:59 PM PT
1 day ahead – day of

Don’t want to miss the deadline?

Let us know when you want to go and we’ll remind you to book.


Permit details

Here is how to fill out the Yosemite National Park Wilderness Permit application:

Entry PointYoung Lakes via Dog Lake
Exit PointYoung Lakes via Glen Aulin Trail
Camp AreaUpper & Middle Young Lakes

Select a start date

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