Eastern Sierra Hikes

Just because the Eastern Sierras are home to the big mountains doesn’t mean that all the Eastern Sierra hikes are long or strenuous. There’s a great range of hikes in the Eastern Sierra and neighboring regions for all skill levels. From short hikes through rock formations, moderate hikes to pristine alpine lakes, trails to the oldest trees on earth, and of course, hikes in the high mountains, the Eastern Sierras has it all.

Name Distance Level Location Climb Dogs
Cottonwood Lakes Hike13ModerateLone Pine1350Y
Lone Pine Lake Hike5.6ModerateLone Pine1900Y
Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest Hike4.4ModerateBishop900Y
White Mountain Peak Hike (California)15HardBishop3360Y
Mt Whitney Hike21.5Very HardLone Pine6960N

Eastern Sierra Hiking Tips

Popular Hikes in the Eastern Sierras

  1. Mt Whitney
  2. Cottonwood Lake
  3. Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest Hike

Family Hikes in the Eastern Sierras

  1. Mobius Arch Loop
  2. Lone Pine Lake
  3. Fossil Falls