John Muir Trail The John Muir Trail (JMT) is a long-distance trail in the Sierra Nevada mountain range of California, passing through Yosemite, Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Parks.

hoe map John Muir Trail
  • 340 km

  • 14 days

California - Sierra Nevada

Summary

trail name

John Muir Trail

departure

Curry Village

arrival

Smithsonian Institution Shelter

continent

North America

country

United States of America

region

California - Sierra Nevada

distance

340 km

duration

14 days

elevation gain

16.361 m

highest peak

4.412 m

lowest point

1.229 m

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