Awesome. I guess now you know that possible trail is non-motorized. How close where we to one of the trailheads?Right you are Rocky! Nice place you would like to explore at any pace. After exploring most options to connect to either the Marines or other historical approach circling past Lost Canon Peak and on to Sonora Pass.
I end up some 42 miles later at the camp full of simple gear. Whether legitimate hunter's camp or poachers, I don't care. Rather than take anything I left them a gift hung where the mice wouldn't get it.