Hwy 101 to Louella Rd to Road 28/2860 to upper Dungeness trail 833. Hike this trail for 1 mile to junction with Royal Creek trail. It is 7 miles from here to Royal Lake and camping.
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Late afternoon view of upper Royal Basin, October 2010. Taken from a bluff in the upper basin looking east.