Hike up the liberty bell trail and take a left at the junction for the mine.
The liberty bell trail is pretty steep. It follows along Cornet Creek. The mine appears to be the source of the creek. If you go right at the junction you are on the access trail to Mendota Peak. The junction is not marked.
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Connector trail - Not Applicable
To hike Hike up the Jeb Weibe trail from its east entrance about 1 mile to reach the junction and the start of the Liberty Bell trail. This extra mileage and AEG is not listed in the statistics above.