Dinkey Lakes WildernessThis is one of several trailheads leading in to the Sierra National Forest "Dinkey Lakes Wilderness."
DINKEY LAKES WILDERNESS
LocationFrom Clovis: Take highway 168 toward Shaver Lake. Turn east on Dinkey Creek Road. Follow to Rock Creek Road (National Forest Road 9) turn left. Head north to Road 9S10 then right. Follow Forest road 9S10 to Forest road 9S62 follow road east to the trailhead.
Road SurfaceDirt/Rock road - TAKE THE ROCK PART SERIOUS!
SeasonJune through October (snow conditions permitting)
Common DestinationsMystery Lake, First and Second Dinkey Lakes, Rock Lake. Dogtooth Peak, Coyote Lake, & The There Sisters.
Permits & QuotaYes. Permits are required for overnight camping in wilderness areas. First-come/first-served walk in permits may be obtained at the Sierra National Forest: High Sierra Ranger Station in Prather; Dinkey Creek Visitor Station , or Supervisors Office in Clovis.
Daily Advance Reservations: 18
Daily First-come-First-serve: 12
ReservationsYes. Permits may be reserved up to one-year in advance, reservations fees apply. Completed reservations forms may be mailed to:
High Sierra Ranger District
P.O. Box 559
Prather, CA 93651
Trailhead FacilitiesDay use and overnight parking.
Nearby CampgroundsDinkey Creek Campground,