Bear Box at South Lake Trailhead (SL01)
Generated on 15 Apr 2014 - see revision history - please send updates to the webmaster
Detail Map of waypoint SL01
in South Lake near Bishop:
(scroll down for directions, waypoints, and area map)
- SL01 is 8 standard boxes, at about 9800 feet,
in the GPS route SOUTH LAKE.
- Directions from Steve Eckert, with GPS waypoint, Sep 2001:
Eight standard boxes near the backpacker parking lot, between the
toilet and the South Lake trailhead sign on the lake side of the pavement.
A problem bear was killed between here and Bishop Pass in 2001.
- SL01 coordinates: (see waypoint and interactive map links above)
(lat,lon) = (37.1692200, -118.5660000) in decimal degrees, NAD83.
(zone,east,north) = (11S, 361048.0, 4114595.0) in decimal meters, NAD27.
- Scroll down for a regional map of the entire South Lake near Bishop region.
Map exported from TOPO! software, used with permission.