California’s Eastern Sierra

Tamarack Bench Trail

Tamarack Bench Trail begins at Rock Creek Lake Trailhead parking lot. This is a less-trafficked, ten-mile round trip hike to Tamarack Lake, with a 2,000 foot elevation gain. The trail offers dramatic views of Sierra peaks and excellent fall colors while passing Kenneth and Dorothy Lakes along the way.

Recreation Amenities
  • Info Sign:
  • Overnight: No Overnight
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  • Signage Subtype:
    • Trailhead
    • Trail Sign
    • Vehicular