A short day trip through aspen, mixed conifers, and meadows to several small lakes in the Barker area. Backcountry campsites are also available for backpackers.
Barker Lakes Loop
From Escalante drive west on Hwy 12. Turn right on the gravel road between milepost 55 and 56 and cross the creek. After a short distance, make a right on the road signed “Barker CG.” This is forest road 149 (FR 149). Continue of FR 149 for 16.5 miles to the Upper Barker Reservoir parking area where the road dead ends.
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