Sabrina & North Lake Area Trails

Inyo National Forest - Wilderness Permits, CA

George Lake - Sabrina JM18


This trail does not connect to the John Muir Trail.

ICE and SNOW ALERT- Mountain elevations in this area traditionally have ice and snow until late June or early July.

Permit Availability

Entrance Description

Climbing the hillside on the south side of Sabrina Lake, the trail to George Lake climbs more than 2,500 feet up Table Mountain. Descending the other side of this broad mountaintop will bring you to Tyee Lakes.

Know Before You Go:


George Lake Area:

  • No campfires above 10,400 ft.
  • Food and refuse must be stored so that animals cannot get into the food or trash.
  • Check the area map for the correct trail name. Trips going toward Blue Lake are a different reservation.
  • John Muir Wilderness regulations apply.
  • Deadline: Reservation will be canceled unless the permit pick up instructions are completed before the deadline. Instructions are in the confirmation letter.
  • Only the group leader or alternate leader may pick up the permit; the person picking up the permit must be going on the wilderness trip.
  • BE SURE YOUR DATES AND TRAIL ARE CORRECT The entire group must start on the trail on the entry date listed. Reservations cannot be changed or transferred

USFS Webpage for: George Lake - Sabrina.


A: Available for online reservation (click to book entry date)
L: Accepting Lottery Application (click to apply for the lottery)
W: Available at the Facility
R: Reserved
C: Closed
X: Not available
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