You don't have to bring food. Just come hungry! If you are coming from Visalia, go East on 198, exit Farmersville Blvd. Go leftover the bridge, turn right on Mineral King. Continue on Mineral King as itturns into Ave 296, and go all the way to the end into the parking lot. If you are coming from Three Rivers, go West on 198 and exit at FarmersvilleBlvd. Turn right on Mineral King, and continue on Mineral King as it turns intoAve 296 all the way into the parking lot at the end.