Lower Young Lake

Tuolumne Meadows

Day 1
6.2mi
+2,100ft / -900ft
Day 2
6.3mi
+900ft / -2,100ft
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 Lower Young Lake

CurrentLower Young Lake
Tuolumne Meadows
6mi/day
+2,100ft/day
Lower Young Lake Loop
Tuolumne Meadows
8mi/day
+1,800ft/day