Depending on the water flow, you can walk around the perimeter with a brief water crossing where the lake dumps into Teneya Lake. When it stopped raining we climbed out of tents and we had a chance to look around. Simply go to Adventure-Crew**** and fill in the A-C eNews box. Follow signs that direct you towards Cathedral Lakes Lodge Base Camp for about 22 km (13.7 mi). Cathedral Lakes Provincial Park is an amazing cirque feature, encompassing alpine ridges, granite spires and tarn lakes, while blessed with Okanagan sunshine and favorable weather conditions. We walked back to Curry Village and ordered some dinner from the grill. Whitney, but instead, we did a 3-night backpacking trip to Cathedral Lakes in Yosemite. It was weird to walk past Housekeeping Camp and to see it completely empty. When we visit Mammoth in the summertime, we’ve been known to make a special trip Yosemite via the Tiago Road to do this hike. And, since you’re watching this video, we know that you’ll enjoy the benefits of receiving our free National Park Outdoor eNewsletter. Cathedral Lakes Lodge in Cathedral Provincial Park is a great example. This last stretch is well worth the improved views of Cathedral Peak. Sally and I left Southern California in the morning and drove to Yosemite. Stop at Lower Cathedral Lake and sit on the granite banks enjoying the tranquil waters before heading up the trail to the truly epic view of Upper Cathedral Lake. Hikers will enjoy views of Cathedral Peak and Echo Peak and access to Long Meadow, Sunrise High Sierra Camp, and Sunrise Lakes. Enter your email to get notified every time I post! The Park’s Core Area is only accessible by hiking routes from the Ashnola River corridor or, by a private jeep service, operated by Cathedral Lakes Resort. We stopped and filled up our water bottles. We actually got lucky in the lottery and got a permit to hike Mt. You can book a return Jeep trip through Cathedral Lakes Lodge, the owners of the singular private road to the top. National Topographic Series Maps Sheet 092H/01 (Ashnola) at a scale of 1:50,000 covers the Cathedral Lakes area. This trail gets a lot of afternoon sun exposure and can get quite hot. We expected this to be the longest hike we attempted while staying at Cathedral Lakes. One of the most popular of Yosemite’s high country destinations has to be Cathedral Lakes. Head left here at the split and continue another half mile to Upper Cathedral Lake. Cathedral Lakes Backpacking. The whole day is more or less switchbacks and uphill. The whole time I was just looking out for that signature outline of Cathedral Peak. An excellent day hike (7-10 hours) is a 15 km loop which originates at Quiniscoe Lake and goes along the Ladyslipper Trail + Cathedral Rim Trail. One of our friend’s is, so we drove down to Yosemite late Thursday night to get one night in before the hike. By Devon Spencer | Published . Cathedral Lakes Lodge is situated at Quiniscoe Lake, 2000 metres (6800 ft) above sea level in the centre of Cathedral Provincial Park, BC. I was also apprehensive about leeches because the day before we heard some people yelling that they had them attached to their bodies. Aug. 30. Day 2 was a little longer coming in at ~6 miles. Who doesn’t like the outdoors? After the rain stopped we were able to come back out and cook dinner. I also invited my colleague Umkant who was eager to experience the wilderness through hiking and backpacking. July is really busy. Wilderness Permits are required for backpacking in Yosemite, and can be obtained as early as 24 weeks in advance during the quota season, May through October. Cathedral Lakes is only accessible for hiking from ~June-October, depending on snow melt. As soon as we got out of the car we had a great view of Tuolumne Meadows. Cathedral Park offers hiking, fishing, camping, wilderness camping, and mountaineering. From Vancouver, it’s about four hours east via Manning Park on Route 3 (also known as the Crow’s Nest Highway) past Hedley and before Keremeos, you exit on to the Ashnola Highway, … Hiking Cathedral Lakes Trail. We were essentially just trekking straight across a bog until we got to the granite perimeter of the lower lake. Though somewhat damaged and heavily loaded I was moving quickly through lots of day hikers. The trail travels up and down through big trees and then across several meadows. Posted by salmonciara April 5, 2020 May 17, 2020 Posted in Uncategorized Tags: Cathedral, Overnight. Cathedral Lakes, Yosemite National Park, 2014. The hike is 7 miles round trip and around 1,000 ft elevation. Big trees provide shade and we saw lots of ferns and wildflowers. by jaunts5_wp | Posted on August 19, 2020 August 19, 2020. Next we got out our stoves and cooked some dinner. I arrived home dirty and tired, but so happy to have been able to spend all those days in nature. Luckily no leeches for me. This may be a bit of a "slog" but is definitely worth the extra effort. The thing is, getting up there is a bit tricky. Cathedral Lakes is only accessible for hiking from ~June-October, depending on snow melt. The lakes, hiking trails, campsites and private lodge accommodation are all located in the park’s core area, 2000m above sea level. I first saw Cathedral Peak when I was on a prior trip, hiking up Mt Hoffmann. By the time we picked our spot and took off our backpacks the thunder was booming. I did this trip before I started this blog but its one worth mentioning. An 8-mile round-trip hike visits the shores of both Lower and Upper Cathedral Lakes and passes through splendid alpine scenery including the shapely granite pinnacles that form Cathedral Peak. A wilderness permit is required year-round for backpacking or any other overnight stay in the Yosemite Wilderness. Wilderness Permits are required for backpacking in Yosemite, and can be obtained as early as 24 weeks in advance during the quota season, May through October. Its another mile or so pass the upper lake but it was pretty amazing to finally be there and see it. Yosemite was having a heatwave and by the time we hauled our backpacks to the camp and set up our tents we were roasting. I learned that some popular hikes such as the Mist Trail are one way and face masks and social distancing are encouraged. I logged in with other permit holders and a ranger went over all the basics with us and gave us info about to be safe in a national park during a pandemic. Being out there is beautiful, inspiring, refreshing, meditative, and it never gets old. Came across quite a few deer who probably scared us more than we scared them. We stopped for lunch at Whoa Nellie Deli in the Mobile Gas parking lot in Lee Vining. Lower Cathedral Lake is also along the way, about a half mile off of the main trail. Sunrise Camp looks like it would be a fun place to spend the night especially since in season they provide you with everything you need including a bed inside a tent and your meals. We did this 12.6 mile thru hike over 3 days/ 2 nights with plenty of time to take in the scenery, relax, and do some day hike exploring. I walked around looking for the comet, but I never found it. Yosemite miles sign cites 5.5 miles as the distance from Tuolumne Meadows to the Lower Cathedral Lakes junction. The Rim Trail is a circular hike in Cathedral Provincial Park in British Columbia’s interior. Overall the views are spectacular and well worth the detour. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from April until September. Saket was interested in going along. As far as hikes from Tuolumne Meadows go, the Cathedral Lakes hike is my favorite. To reserve transportation, phone 1 (888) 255-4453. This is a retroactive post. Main points of interest on this hike are the Sunrise Lakes, Sunrise High Sierra Camp, Cathedral Peak and Cathedral Lakes. It never loses its impact and I find it literally insane that people go their whole lives without ever wondering what’s out there. Back at camp we again had to filter water. We packed up camp and hiked back down to our car. We quickly set up our tents which was no easy task with the wind howling. Cathedral Lakes Lodge is Canada’s highest full service hiking and fishing wilderness lodge. After our first trip to Thousand Island lake, we haven’t done backpacking together again. This map was created by a user. To reach the trailhead for Cathedral Lakes, you will need to drive the Tioga Pass Road, also known as Highway 120. Here is the map. The lakes, hiking trails, campsites and private lodge accommodation are all located in the park’s core area, 2000m above sea level. Contact khc@kamloopshikingclub.net to have this hike location edited or to submit a new trail. TL:DR You don’t have to go very far to see some pristine high sierra lakes and epic sunsets. Our backpacking permit allowed us to spend one night before and after our trip in a backpacking camp. If you hike to the end of the trail on the right side of the lake to explore the lake's outlet, views of Polly Dome, Pywiack Dome, Mount Hoffman, Tenaya Peak and some of Tenaya Lake can be seen. Today's adventure was to attack the Goat Lake Trail and Lakeview Mountain (2628m). Whitney, but instead, we did a 3-night backpacking trip to Cathedral Lakes in Yosemite. Just take my word for it. We hiked counterclockwise around to the northern shore and set up camp. This is an easy 2.2-mile roundtrip hike to the most amazing view of Yosemite Valley. There will be a fork on the trail, going right takes you to Cloud’s Rest while going left will take you to Sunrise Lakes which is wear we continued on to. Hiking around the Cathedral lakes Journey to the top. Cathedral Lakes - Key Facts. I stretched out my towel on the rocks and watched the fish jump while I stared up at Cathedral Peak. The area is popular with rock climbers. Temperatures plummeted during the night and our nalgenes froze. On the way out you’ll encounter a lot of day hikers heading for the Cathedral Lakes. There are also no water sources on this section of the hike so its recommended to start early. There was still water in the creek in July and we saw a bald eagle and a few marmots. TL:DR. You don’t have to go very far to see some pristine high sierra lakes and epic sunsets. This year due to COVID you must have a reservation to enter. A ... Cathedral Lakes, Rafferty Creek, those leading to Little Yosemite Valley, and others. Cathedral Lakes provincial park lies in the transition zone between the rainforests of the Cascade mountains and the dryer, arid landscape of the Okanagan Valley.This mountainous park presents a wealth of variety in its terrain, flora and fauna, as well as excellent hiking options both on and off trail. Trekking Cathedral Lakes in Yosemite National Park Whenever I go on a trip to Yosemite National Park, I always cringe at the thought of entering the valley and competing for parking with the masses of tourists that come every summer. Since we were close to 395 we drove out of Yosemite on Tioga Pass. Hiking There are three well-defined hiking trails into the park. Home / Hikes - Backpacking / Cathedral Lakes. You will either have to shuttle cars, hitchhike, or catch the Tioga Rd Shuttle to do this thru hike. Now that I think about it, I can’t believe that trip was only 12 miles…and over 3 days no less. Going off trail on any adventure can be exciting for many explorers. Normally to receive a permit I would go into a visitor’s center and meet with a ranger, however, this year the meeting had to be done online. It rained hard for about 4 hours. It is possible to get right on the edge and every so often you hear about people falling to their deaths so we proceeded with caution. 'This hike will take you backpacking into Cathedral Lakes, then continue an 18 mile loop to Sunrise High Sierra Camp, and then onto Tenaya Lake. Day four was a zero-day, meaning we didn’t hike anywhere. Cathedral Lakes trail map, Yosemite National Park. Adventure Review of 3 day backpacking adventure to Nelson, Matthes, Echo and Cathedral Lakes in Yosemite National Park. We entered Yosemite through the South entrance. Cathedral Park offers hiking, fishing, camping, wilderness camping, and mountaineering. Once you get down by the lake, follow the shoreline to the east and cross the outlet between Cathedral and Middle lakes. Interactive map: Cathedral Provincial Park The thing is, getting up there is a bit tricky. Learn how to create your own. When we arrived at the lakes we looked around for a good spot to set up camp. This is the same trail you would take for. This section of the trail is sort of along a ridge. If California wasn’t in a drought we probably would’ve been caught up in some snow. Back in camp, it was so warm that I slept on top of my sleeping bag and with both doors of my tent open. The shortest route to get Cathedral Lakes (not coming from Canada) is roughly 19 miles. #California #Yosemite #Backpacking #Hiking #Wanderlust. You see Cathedral Peak as well as Upper Cathedral Lake. I think it might just be excitement though. Roundtrip the trail is approximately 9 miles, but depending on which lake you are heading too and where you decide to camp it can be even longer. It is a bit of a challenging climb, but the lakes are well worth the effort. Sally and I decided we didn’t want to go back and camp in the valley, because it was too hot. Its like a breathe of fresh air for the soul…and I need it. Your journey begins by taking Ashnola Road, just outside of Keremeos. For the most part, it transverses along a mountain ridge. Day 1 is ridiculously short (~3mi) and starts off at the Tenaya Lake/ Sunrise Lakes trailhead. The Lower Cathedral Lake is located at an elevation of 9288′ and an easy 3.5 miles from the trailhead located along Tioga Road. The Cathedral Lakes Lodge ("Lodge") is an adventure. The trail leading down to the lower lake just kind of disappeared, perhaps from all the mud. Stop at Lower Cathedral Lake and sit on the granite banks enjoying the tranquil waters before heading up the trail to the truly epic view of Upper Cathedral Lake. We did this trip back in June of 2014. This is the same trail you would take for Cloud’s Rest which I also recommend. Lower Cathedral Lake is also along the way, about a half mile off of the main trail. I then decided to go swimming. AllTrails has 6 great hiking trails, forest trails, lake trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Camera gear is not light (and neither is food). This trail is quite the opposite to the intense, crowded scramble offered by Half Dome. The trail climbs steadily to Upper Cathedral Lakes. Reviews. I didn’t start camping and backpacking until I was in grad school so I think this was my 4th time backpacking ever. The entire time we were hiking we could hear thunder and see the clouds starting to roll in. Getting to the Trailhead. From Sunrise Lakes we hiked past the Sunrise High Sierra Camp. Why you should go: A short out-and-back hike up to a pair of stunning glacial lakes, nestled under the towering shadow of Cathedral Peak. For this trip, I just wanted to camp at Lower Cathedral Lake and do Upper Cathedral Lake another day. Unauthorized duplication of any of this website's content, including but not limited to photographs and written word, without the author's explicit permission is strictly prohibited. No fires are allowed at Cathedral Lakes, so by the time the sunsets we would crawl into our tents and read until bedtime. Cathedral Lakes Provincial Park is an amazing cirque feature, encompassing alpine ridges, granite spires and tarn lakes, while blessed with Okanagan sunshine and favorable weather conditions. SOMETHING MISSING? You are invited to stay in our comfortable lodge or cozy cabins. The entrance fee is $35 for seven days. It wasn’t quite warm enough for us to go swimming but I imagine in the late summer it would be perfect. Highlights: Lakes, High Country. There are lovely alpine views all the way. But for being so short, we saw some pretty amazing scenery. On the 3.5-mile hike in, the trail gains over 1,000-feet at a fairly steady incline. This hike also joins a famous John Muir Trail, which is the beginning point of 210 mi (338km) journey that ends at the top of Mt.Whitney located in Sequoia National Park. After approximately 1 mile, you’ll come to a drainage that drops down to the north into Cathedral Lake. There’s just something about its outline against the sky and its name that just stuck in my mind as somewhere I wanted to go. Easy access, beautiful scenery and tempting peaks make this a popular spot for backpackers, day hikers and climbers. Some guys were on the other side of the lake fishing but otherwise we didn’t see too many people. We hung out, made dinner and enjoyed the sunset. The adventure begins with the drive to the Lodge's parking area along the Ashnola River - it's a beautiful drive up a river canyon. We tried to stay outside to look for the comet that was passing by, but it was too cold and we ended up in our tents reading until we fell asleep. Near the top of the climb, it passes a spur trail to Lower Cathedral Lake (0.5 mile to lake). Horses are also able to use this trail. This hike breaches the 9000ft elevation mark so if you’re susceptible to altitude sickness you might opt to do one night at one of the campgrounds on Tioga Road to start acclimating. About 2 hours into the trail, I took a break near a fork off the path where the famed JMT (John Muir Trail) merges. Hike Distance: 7 miles (11.2 km) round trip to Upper or Lower Cathedral Lakes; 8 miles (12.8 km) round trip to see both Hiking Time: 3 - 5 hours Trailhead Elevation: 8,500 feet (2,590 meters) Lower Cathedral Lake Elevation: 9,290 feet (2,830 meters) We do 12 mile days now and while its still tiring, we think nothing of it. Cathedral Lakes Photo by J. Knox. If you have ever seen pictures of wedding proposals from Yosemite this is probably where they were taken. When we arrived at a trail sign we decided to head down to Lower Cathedral Lakes instead of continuing to the upper lake. I saw millions of stars and even a little bit of the Milky Way. One of the most popular day hikes in the Tuolumne Meadows area, Cathedral Lakes explores some of the grandest glacially-carved terrain in the Yosemite high country. There isn’t a parking lot for Cathedral Lakes. After reaching base camp, most hikers choose to ride the Unimog into the core of Cathedral Lakes (seat reservations necessary). Cathedral Lakes Lodge Ltd. operates a lodge and cabins on Quiniscoe Lake and provides transportation by four-wheel-drive from Ashnola River to Quiniscoe Lake (for a fee). John Muir said it was the first time he had been to church in nature when he saw Cathedral Peak and he was right on the money. That night it was warm enough to be outside after dark. Cathedral Lakes. Cathedral Park is southwest of Keremeos and accessible via Hwy 3. Lower Cathedral Lake & Cathedral Peak. It also has the most elevation gain so maybe its for the best. The core area of the park is a 16 km hike from the park gate so allow a full day to access the lakes. We were hiking out on Day 3 but not before we did a quick scramble up the short peak on the south edge of the lake. On April 2, 2017 March 2, 2019 By l2ik0 In Backpacking, Hiking, Journey to 59, Summer. Located in the Pasayten Wilderness and surrounded by Amphitheater Mountain and Cathedral Peak, Cathedral Lakes are a great destination for a multi-day backpacking trip. Near the top of the climb, it passes a spur trail to Lower Cathedral Lake (0.5 mile to lake). We did this 12.6 mile thru hike over 3 days/ 2 nights with plenty of time to take in the scenery, relax, and do some day hike exploring. The area is popular with rock climbers. Cathedral lakes trail was unambiguous choice. The trail through this area is the famous John Muir Trail, which sees high traffic all season. After dinner, we walked around the lake and scrambled up some rocks so we could take pictures of Cathedral Peak at sunset with the puffy cotton candy clouds that were leftover from the rainstorm. Cathedral Park is southwest of Keremeos and accessible via Hwy 3. This is when we really noticed how few people are in Yosemite compared to a normal summer. Backpacking to Cathedral Lakes by jaunts5_wp | Posted on August 19, 2020 August 19, 2020 2020 was supposed to be the year that Sally and I hiked Mt. Cathedral Lakes are nestled at the foot of Cathedral Peak. From Cathedral Lakes there is a lot of inclines and we were happy we didn’t have on our big packs. We sat up on a granite ledge and we had a great view while we cooked and our dinner. Our first chore was to filter water. 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