Number of Days: 1
Highest Elevation: 10,300
Lowest Elevation: 8,000
Begining Elevation: 8,000
Inyo National Forest
Official NFS Web site.
Mount Whitney Permits
Information on obtaining a Whitney Zone Permit.
Eastern Sierra Interagency Visitor Center
From Highway 395 drive to Lone Pine. Turn west onto Whitney Portal Road near the Ranger Station.
General Notes and Observations:
Trail Permits are not needed for a day hike to Lower Boy Scout Lake. However, they are required for camping and any hike to Mount Whitney.