Other Resources

We highlighted only a few hikes in the June Lake area, but there are so many more to explore.  True to our local fashion, you have to earn your miles by doing some research. Here are a few links with other suggested area hikes and info to help you get started:

Mono Lake South Tufa Trail: http://www.monolake.org/visit/southtufa

Lundy Canyon Trail: https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/inyo/recreation/recarea/?recid=20646&actid=51

Panum Crater Rim Trail: http://www.monolake.org/visit/panum

Saddlebag Lake Trail: https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/inyo/recreation/recarea/?recid=20652&actid=51

Glass Creek Meadows Trail: https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/inyo/recarea/?recid=20660

Gardinsky Lake Trail: https://www.monocounty.org/listing/gardisky-lake-trail/1321/

Obsidian Dome: https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/inyo/recarea/?recid=20578

Other Useful Links –

Wilderness Permits: https://www.fs.usda.gov/main/inyo/passes-permits

Backpacking Suggestions: https://www.fs.usda.gov/activity/inyo/recreation/hiking/?recid=20228&actid=51

Day Hiking Suggestions: https://www.fs.usda.gov/activity/inyo/recreation/hiking/?recid=20228&actid=50

Some Other Suggested Hiking: https://www.monocounty.org/things-to-do/hiking/top-10-trails/

Bodie Ghost Town: http://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=509

Start Location



Your Choice


What are you feeling?

Elevation Gain

Most things go up around here 🙂


Up to you


Depends if you like snowshoeing on trail or walking on dirt

Safety Tips

Be prepared, and be aware of your surroundings.  Don’t forget key safety equipment and your best asset is knowledge. This is not Disneyland…we are in the wild.

Other Stuff

Dog Friendly
Kid Friendly
Fall Foliage
Trail Running
Lake Views


  • June Lake Loop has year round activities

  • The busiest tourism season is Summer (June/July/Aug)

  • The water is better up here, drink it from the tap

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  • Elevation – 7,654 feet (2,333 meters)

  • Population – 629 (feels more like 400 year round)

  • Zip Code – 93529


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#1 – Pick up trash, even if it is not yours

#2 – Pick up your dog’s poop, it doesn’t magically disappear in the snow

#3 – Be friendly and patient, things move a bit slower up here

#4 – Don’t feed the wildlife

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