Lower Rock Creek, Bishop

Directions: north from Bishop on hwy.395 for 10 miles. Exit hwy. left at Rovanna sign, then immediately right on Lower Rock Creek road. Travel north 7 miles, through all development. Climb steep switchbacked grade, past Swall Meadows road. Continue another mile, beginning a steep downgrade of 1/2mile. At bottom is the parking pullout. Trail starts on left side of stream and climbs along stream for three+ miles. It's out and back. Run can be extended to any longer distance.

Trail Information:   Great riparian views, clean air, 7000ft. elevation. Gentle to moderate steepness, nothing too severe. It's a favorite mountain bike trail as well. Lightly used. And there are at least another 1000 or so great runs in the neighborhood.