Bear Box at Dog Lake Trail Backpacker Lot (YE12)

Generated on 2 Aug 2022 - see revision history - please send updates to the webmaster

home Go to the main Bear Box Page or a clickable Bear Boxes Map or a complete list of 150 Bear Boxes
west Prev box is YE11: Tuolumne Meadows Permit Kiosk.
east Next box is YE13: Mono Pass Trailhead.
info GPS Waypoints in Region YE: download GPX file.

Detail Map of waypoint YE12 in Yosemite Park East:
(scroll down for directions, waypoints, and area map)

  1. YE12 is 20 large boxes, at about 8700 feet, in the GPS route YOSEMITE EAST.

  2. Directions from Steve Eckert, with GPS waypoint, June 2000:
    20 large boxes around the backpacker parking lot EAST OF the wilderness permit kiosk lot. This is where you park for hiking to southeast to Vogelsang, Lyell, etc, or north to Dog Lake via the trail east of Lembert Dome.

  3. YE12 coordinates: (see GPX waypoint download links above)
      (lat,lon) = (37.8780700, -119.3389800) in decimal degrees, NAD83.
      (zone,east,north) = (11S, 294369.0, 4194667.0) in decimal meters, NAD27.

  4. Scroll down for a regional map of the entire Yosemite Park East region.

Map exported from TOPO! software, used with permission.

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