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John Muir Trail Protected & Unprotected Areas

Below are all (un)protected areas the John Muir Trail traverses. This information orginates or is based on the Protected Areas Database (PAD) v2.1, released September 15th, 2020 provided by the USGS.

Creating the underlying data is resource intensive. This is a recent feature and more trails will be added in the days to come as processing completes.

Protected AreasUnprotected Areas

John Muir Trail Protected Areas

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PAD ID Trail Mile Name & Description Category Auth Des Status
180584 0.0 - 37.9 YOSE
National Park
Fee NPS NP 1
177857 0.0 - 37.9 YOSE
Approved or Proclamation Boundary
Proclamation NPS PROC -
171293 0.3 - 37.8 Yosemite Wilderness
Wilderness Area
Designation NPS WA 1
177301 37.8 - 220.0 Inyo National Forest
Approved or Proclamation Boundary
Proclamation USFS PROC -
170493 37.8 - 65.0 Ansel Adams Wilderness
Wilderness Area
Designation USFS WA 1
179959 37.8 - 220.0 Inyo National Forest
National Forest
Fee USFS NF 3
177709 59.2 - 61.1 DEPO
Approved or Proclamation Boundary
Proclamation NPS PROC -
180441 59.2 - 61.1 DEPO
National Monument
Fee NPS NM 2
171225 59.2 - 61.0 Ansel Adams Wilderness
Wilderness Area
Designation NPS WA 1
166292 61.1 - 62.1 San Joaquin
Inventoried Roadless Area
Designation USFS IRA 3
170678 64.6 - 112.1 John Muir Wilderness
Wilderness Area
Designation USFS WA 1
179994 66.2 - 81.1 Inyo National Forest
National Forest
Fee USFS NF 3
177397 66.2 - 112.1 Sierra National Forest
Approved or Proclamation Boundary
Proclamation USFS PROC -
179995 79.3 - 112.1 Sierra National Forest
National Forest
Fee USFS NF 3
177833 112.1 - 198.4 KICA
Approved or Proclamation Boundary
Proclamation NPS PROC -
171287 112.1 - 220.0 Sequoia-Kings Canyon Wilderness
Wilderness Area
Designation NPS WA 1
180563 112.1 - 198.4 KICA
National Park
Fee NPS NP 2
180574 198.4 - 220.0 SEQU
National Park
Fee NPS NP 2
177846 198.4 - 220.0 SEQU
Approved or Proclamation Boundary
Proclamation NPS PROC -

John Muir Trail Unprotected Areas

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The JMT has no unprotected areas!

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