Julie Arsenault

  • Backpack on the Baker/Johnson Lake Loop

    Check out a quieter side of Great Basin National Park by spending a night camped at Baker Lake. There are several opportunities to pitch your tent along the way, or you can choose a spot right on the shores of the lake. On the weekend we were ther...

    12 miles 3300 ft gain

  • Summit Wheeler Peak from Wheeler Campground

    This hike is a must-do while in Great Basin! The views from the top offer very unique 360-degree views that can't be matched anywhere else. If you're visiting Great Basin, I definitely recommend taking the time to do this hike, even though it's on...

    8 miles 3000 ft gain

  • Summit Wheeler Peak

    Hike the highest standalone peak in Nevada for a spectacular view of the surrounding landscape. You'll pass through the high alpine terrain of the Park, and see glacial valleys and expansive views of the surrounding desert. I consider this hike a ...

    8 miles 3000 ft gain

  • Hike to Wheeler Peak from the Campground

    Hike the highest standalone peak in Nevada for a spectacular view of the surrounding landscape. You'll pass through the high alpine terrain of the Park, and see glacial valleys and expansive views of the surrounding desert. I consider this hike a...

  • Hike Wheeler Peak

    I consider this hike a must-do while in Great Basin, even though it's on the longer and more strenuous side. The views from the top offer very unique 360-degree views of Great Basin National Park and the surrounding area that can't be matched anyw...

    8 miles 3000 ft gain