Bear Box at Charlotte Lake (KA01)

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

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east Last box is KA06: Onion Valley Trailhead.
east Next box is KA02ZZ: Lower Kearsarge Lake.
info GPS Waypoints in Region KA : simple Waypoint+ format, download GPX file, or overlay on interactive map.

Detail Map of waypoint KA01 in Kearsarge Area Eastern Rae Lakes Loop:
(scroll down for directions, waypoints, and area map)

  1. KA01 is 2 standard boxes, at about 10400 feet, in the GPS route KEARSARGE AREA.

  2. Note: No camping is allowed at Bullfrog Lake - the second box is apparently the one that used to be at the Bull Frog Lake Junction.

  3. Directions from Dave Johnson, Aug 1999:
    There are now 2 bear boxes there, approximately 100 yards west of the ranger station.

  4. Directions from Mineral King ranger info sheet, dated 1991:
    One box near the Ranger Station at Charlotte Lake.

  5. KA01 coordinates: (see waypoint and interactive map links above)
      (lat,lon) = (36.7768200, -118.4261200) in decimal degrees, NAD83.
      (zone,east,north) = (11S, 372816.0, 4070866.0) in decimal meters, NAD27.

  6. Scroll down for a regional map of the entire Kearsarge Area Eastern Rae Lakes Loop region.

Map exported from TOPO! software, used with permission.

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