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"The Crystal Lake trail in the Uintas has multiple scenic lakes to backpack into for the night ranging from .2 to 4 miles long.

Crystal Lake is the first at less than a quarter mile in, or the last in this case on the way back down."

-Nick Oman @nickomanphotography

 
 
Gear List:

Tent - Teton Sports Mountain Ultra 2

Knob & Pass

A campspot along the Pacific Crest Trail between Tinker Knob & Donner Pass.

Crystal Lake

The trails embedded within Uinta have several options for hiking with plenty of terrain to rest for the day or night.

Figueroa

Figueroa campground in Los Padres National Forest is an easy getaway for those in SoCal urban areas.