Bear Box at Big Arroyo Patrol Cabin (BA01)

Generated on 15 Apr 2014 - see revision history - please send updates to the webmaster

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east Last box is BA05: Moraine Lake.
south Next box is BA02: Little Five Lakes.
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Detail Map of waypoint BA01 in Big Arroyo:
(scroll down for directions, waypoints, and area map)

  1. BA01 is a large box, at about 9500 feet, in the GPS route BIG ARROYO.

  2. Directions from Gary Craig, with GPS waypoint, Aug 2002:
    This is probably within 100 feet of the Big Arroyo / Little 5 Lakes trail junction and is obvious; the box is on the east side of the trail(s).

  3. Directions from Michael Golden, Sep 2000:
    There is a box right at the junction of the Lower Big Arroyo / Black Rock Pass (Little Five Lakes) trail south of the patrol cabin.

  4. Directions from Mineral King ranger info sheet, dated 1991:
    On the east side of Big Arroyo Creek approcimately 100 feet southeast of the Kaweah Gap / Little Five Lakes / Lower Big Arroyo trail junction.

  5. BA01 coordinates: (see waypoint and interactive map links above)
      (lat,lon) = (36.5190200, -118.5337800) in decimal degrees, NAD83.
      (zone,east,north) = (11S, 362748.0, 4042417.0) in decimal meters, NAD27.

  6. Scroll down for a regional map of the entire Big Arroyo region.


Map exported from TOPO! software, used with permission.


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