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Buena Vista Peak, CA

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Difficulty 3.5 of 5
Route Finding 2 of 5
Distance Round Trip 1.38 miles
Trailhead Elevation 9,326 feet
Elevation Gain 374 feet
Accumulated Gain 386 feet
Avg Time Round Trip 2-3 hours
Kokopelli Seeds 3.31
Interest Off Trail Hiking & Peak
Dogs not allowed
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45  2013-06-21
Buena Vista Peak from Chilnualna Falls
John9L
45  2013-06-21
Buena Vista Peak from Chilnualna Falls
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Preferred   Jul, Aug, Sep, Jun
Sun  7:02am - 4:40pm
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Water
Nearby Area Water
Buena Vista Crest
0.6 mi away
28.2 mi
2,320 ft
Ostrander Lake Trail
2.8 mi away
13.1 mi
2,024 ft
Ottoway Lakes
6.4 mi away
30.4 mi
2,400 ft
Mono Meadow to Overlook
6.4 mi away
3.5 mi
400 ft
The Clark Range and Red Peak Pass
6.9 mi away
50.6 mi
7,200 ft
Chiquito Pass Trail
7.2 mi away
5.3 mi
818 ft
Royal Arch Lake Trail
7.3 mi away
27.9 mi
Wawona Waterfalls
7.4 mi away
20.0 mi
Lower Chilnualna Falls
7.7 mi away
1.0 mi
300 ft
Chilnualna Falls
7.7 mi away
7.4 mi
2,185 ft
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Overview
Buena Vista Peak is a 1.38 mile round trip hike with 386 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 57 miles east-northeast of Merced California. July and August are the best months to enjoy this hike. This hike involes off trail navigation. Review triplogs, photos and the route to understand the terrain before heading out.

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WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.

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Yosemite National Park
Entrance Fees
Wilderness Permit
Half Dome Permit - Currently required 7 days a week. Check the link for the most up to date information.

2014 - 300 permits issued daily, 225 for dayhikers.
2013 - 400 permits issued daily, 300 for dayhikers.


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