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Slide Canyon, Piute Creek, North Yosemite Backcountry

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By tmorton23 - Posted on 06 August 2018

Slide Canyon, Piute Creek
North Yosemite Backcountry


Ted Morton's

Trip Report
July 14 – 21, 2018
Bensen Lake Loop
Day Seven



East, "Clockwise," towards the top of Matterhorn Canyon

Burro Pass Sunset



"Counter-Clockwise," towards Mule Pass into Hoover Wilderness, and the Trailhead

Slide Mountain Glacier


Editor's Note

Piute Creek runs down Slide Canyon in the North Yosemite Backcountry. Slide Canyon is typically the coldest spot in the High Sierra.


Sierra Reporting Stations by Highway Corridor/River Drainage

Slide Canyon Station

All Reporting Station Temp Charts


The Weather Page


Bensen Lake Loop Detailed Map


Looking Down Slide Canyon

Slide Canyon, Piute Creek, North Yosemite Backcountry

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