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Lake Kirkwood
KEYWORDS:   El Dorado National Forest, Three sentinels, Carson pass
DIRECTIONS:   along route 88

HOURS:   The Lake Kirkwood campsite is open to overnight visitors only in the summer. Bring a kayak and fishing gear!

TIPS FOR YOUR VISIT 
  • The hike to Lake Margaret from Lake Kirkwood is lovely.
  • KIDS:   The trail to Lake Margaret is great for kids.

    GEOLOGY:   Glacial landscape

    WILDLIFE:   marmots! bears!

    CNPS CHAPTER AREA: :   Tahoe

    AREA OF THE POLYGON::   264 acres
    DENSITY::   0.269 native species per acre
    Thanks to  Cynthia Powell  for contributing this great place.