intersection of the John Muir
and Pacific Crest trails
This trail starts at Agnew Meadows. Park at the second parking lot (North of the PCT lot) and enter the River Trail. From the River Trail you head South to Reds Meadows. The trail descends to the Middle Fork of the San Joaquin river, meeting the Pacific Crest Trail. While along the PCT you can follow the wood plaques on the trees (trail markers instead of blazes on the trees) to ensure you are on the correct trail.
After passing Minaret
you come across an intersection of the John Muir Trail and Pacific
Trail. Follow the John Muir Trail to Reds Meadow. Reds
has a convenience store, a nice diner, horseback riding, and hot
Store at Reds Meadows
Cafe at Reds Meadows
Schaffer, Jefferey P. 1996. High Sierra Hiking Guide Devils Postpile. Berkeley: Wilderness Press, p. 36-38 (day hike #7).
The trail described in this book stops at Devils Postpile, continue to Reds Meadows.
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