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Backpacking the John Muir Trail.

Galena Creek Visitor Center
Event organized by Galena Creek Visitor Center

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Come hear avid backpacker Roleigh Martin talk about and show pictures of his experiences on the John Muir Trail (JMT), which is named after naturalist John Muir. The JMT is located in the Sierra Nevada mountain range in California, it is 210 miles long with an elevation gain of 47,000 feet. The northern terminus of the trail begins in Yosemite Valley and ends at the southern terminus located on theSummit of Mount Whitney. Roleigh is a lifetime member of the Sierra Club and lead moderator of the John Muir Trail Yahoo Group.