Time: 6 hours round trip.
Elevation Gain: 2,200 ft (671m)
Location: From CA-190 follow Emigrant Canyon Road past the Wildrose Campground to the parking area at the Charcoal Kilns. The final 2 miles is a maintained gravel surface typically passable in a sedan. 25 ft vehicle limit.
Parking: 25 ft vehicle limit. Open gravel area.
Closest Restroom: Vault toilet in parking area. No restroom along the trail, follow principle 3 of Leave No Trace (LNT).
GPS Data: GPS data for the marked route is for supplemental purposes only. Take a map and compass when exploring the trail-less wilderness.
- GPX file: (universal format for use in most mobile applications and GPS units)
- KML file: (used with some mobile applications and Google Earth & Maps)
- Map: Print it off or use it with mobile applications. Moblie applications which accept georeference PDF's will work in backcountry settings without cell reception. Use your web browser to search for "georeferenced PDF app".
- Route: Printable guide handy for your hike.