Crescent Lake

Wawona

Day 1
9.6mi
+5,200ft / -1,000ft
Day 2
9.6mi
+1,000ft / -5,200ft
Permit

Wilderness permit required for overnight trips.

May through October: apply 169 days before the start date by 11:59 PM PT. Apply today to start as early as October 6, 2021.

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All trips to Crescent Lake

Crescent Lake via Chiquito Pass
Chiquito Pass
8mi/day
+2,200ft/day
CurrentCrescent Lake
Wawona
10mi/day
+5,200ft/day