Hiking in the Lakes Basin

Lakes Basin Trail Map
The trail map of the Lakes Basin shows all the lakes you can hike to during your visit
A view from the Sierra Buttes trail which looks down on Upper and Lower Sardine Lakes and Young America Lake.The PCT can be reached from Elwell Lakes Lodge in about two miles.Trail signs direct you to many lakes in the Lakes Basin.You hike along a gravel road to the Sierra Buttes. The vista of the Sierra Buttes from the PCT trail. John and Sugie on a day off.Trails in the Lakes Basin are meandering and easy for everyone. This gravel trail is near Silver Lake.
See the Mountains nearby