Hiking Thousand Island Lake 2020 | Couples Backpacking Vlog


Join us as we backpack to Thousand Island Lake through Ansel Adams Wilderness in California via the PCT (Pacific Crest Trail) High Trail there and the JMT (John Muir Trail) on the way out! This has become one of our favorite spots to backpack near Mammoth, CA.

00:00-03:40 – Hiking the PCT High Trail to Thousand Island Lake
03:40-05:08 – Campsite Set Up & Recommendations
05:09-05:37 – Glacial Lake Dip & Favorite Camp Meals
05:38-07:44 – Vlogging
07:45-08:04 – Shooting Sunrise at Thousand Island Lake
08:05-10:00 – Hiking the JMT out to Agnew Meadows
10:00-11:48 – Final Advice & Recommendations

This trip requires overnight permits from the Inyo National Forest Wilderness Office. This specific trail started at the Agnew Meadows Trailhead! There’s a first-come, first-serve campsite near the trailhead which costs some money so plan ahead if you wish to camp there before heading out.

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We definitely recommend the PCT route there and back, unless you want to stop to see the other lakes in the area. If so, take the PCT there and the JMT back for better elevation distribution.

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