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487 mi 784 km of trail 22 Featured Runs

Gems 4 Gems Easy Trails 49 Trails Intermediate Trails 74 Trails Hard Trails 6 Trails
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Featured Runs in Lake Tahoe - 23

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Favorite Lake Tahoe from Mt. Tallac

Mount Tallac

9.9 mi 16.0 km • Out and Back • 3,266 ft Ascent 995.6 m Ascent

Singletrack South Lake Tahoe, CA

( 44 )
Favorite Emerald Bay in the morning light.

Rubicon Trail Out and Back

12.3 mi 19.8 km • Out and Back • 1,215 ft Ascent 370.33 m Ascent

Singletrack Tahoma, CA

( 27 )
Favorite Pyramid Peak with Lake Aloha in the foreground.

Echo Lakes to Lake Aloha

12.8 mi 20.7 km • Loop • 1,434 ft Ascent 437.09 m Ascent

Singletrack South Lake Tahoe, CA

( 28 )
Favorite View of Sierra at Tahoe from the top

Pyramid Peak - Rocky Canyon Trail

6.5 mi 10.5 km • Loop • 3,915 ft Ascent 1193.24 m Ascent

Singletrack South Lake Tahoe, CA

( 20 )
Favorite The mountains

Shirley Canyon Trail

5.8 mi 9.4 km • Out and Back • 1,899 ft Ascent 578.74 m Ascent

Singletrack Sunnyside-Tahoe City, CA

( 17 )
Favorite Stream crossings during extremely high water level period. Waterfall flowed down from Peak 8417 and flooded forest.

Horsetail Falls

3.3 mi 5.4 km • Out and Back • 682 ft Ascent 207.94 m Ascent

Singletrack South Lake Tahoe, CA

( 20 )
Favorite The summit of Rubicon Peak offers phenomenal views out over Lake Tahoe!

Rubicon Peak

3.6 mi 5.9 km • Loop • 2,087 ft Ascent 636.21 m Ascent

Singletrack Tahoma, CA

( 8 )
Favorite Ralston, Tamarack, and Echo Lakes from Ralston Peak summit.

Ralston Peak

5.8 mi 9.3 km • Loop • 2,617 ft Ascent 797.59 m Ascent

Singletrack South Lake Tahoe, CA

( 15 )

Trails in Lake Tahoe - 107

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65.2 mi 104.9 km #1 PCT: Echo Lake to Highway 80 (Donner Summit)
South Lake Tahoe, CA
65.2 mi 104.9 km South Lake Tahoe, CA
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2.5 mi 4.0 km #2 Eagle Falls Trail
South Lake Tahoe, CA
2.5 mi 4.0 km South Lake Tahoe, CA
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4.9 mi 7.9 km #3 Star Lake Trail
South Lake Tahoe, CA
4.9 mi 7.9 km South Lake Tahoe, CA
Bad / Closed
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Snowy - As of May 27 above 8000 feet the trail is completely snowed over and difficult to impossible to follow.
48 days ago
7.8 mi 12.5 km #4 DLRT (Donner Lake Rim Trail): Castle Valley to Donner Ridge
Truckee, CA
7.8 mi 12.5 km Truckee, CA
Unknown
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6.5 mi 10.4 km #5 Floating Island / Mount Tallac Trail (17E33)
South Lake Tahoe, CA
6.5 mi 10.4 km South Lake Tahoe, CA
Unknown
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5.6 mi 9.0 km #6 Western States Trail
Sunnyside-Tahoe City, CA
5.6 mi 9.0 km Sunnyside-Tahoe City, CA
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0.7 mi 1.1 km #7 Martis Peak Road (16N92)
Kings Beach, CA
0.7 mi 1.1 km Kings Beach, CA
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0.5 mi 0.9 km #8 Lighthouse Trail
Tahoma, CA
0.5 mi 0.9 km Tahoma, CA
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4.9 mi 7.8 km #9 Armstrong Pass Trail
South Lake Tahoe, CA
4.9 mi 7.8 km South Lake Tahoe, CA
Unknown
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8.2 mi 13.2 km #10 Hole In The Ground Trail
Truckee, CA
8.2 mi 13.2 km Truckee, CA
Unknown
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3.4 mi 5.5 km #11 Rim Trail Connector
Kingsbury, NV
3.4 mi 5.5 km Kingsbury, NV
Unknown
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23.0 mi 37.1 km #12 TRT: Kingsbury to Big Meadow
Kingsbury, NV
23.0 mi 37.1 km Kingsbury, NV
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0.2 mi 0.3 km #13 Lower Eagle Falls Trail
South Lake Tahoe, CA
0.2 mi 0.3 km South Lake Tahoe, CA
All Clear
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24 days ago
10.4 mi 16.8 km #14 TYT: Meeks Bay Trail
Tahoma, CA
10.4 mi 16.8 km Tahoma, CA
Unknown
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18.1 mi 29.1 km #15 TRT: Big Meadow to Echo Lake
South Lake Tahoe, CA
18.1 mi 29.1 km South Lake Tahoe, CA
Unknown
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0.7 mi 1.1 km #16 Cascade Falls Trail
South Lake Tahoe, CA
0.7 mi 1.1 km South Lake Tahoe, CA
Minor Issues
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Snowy, Fallen Trees - Fallen tree to cross over and by the end of the trail there is a hillside covered in heavy snow. We were unable to reach fall
68 days ago
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16.7 mi 26.8 km #17 TRT: Barker Pass to Tahoe City
Tahoma, CA
16.7 mi 26.8 km Tahoma, CA
Unknown
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3.2 mi 5.2 km #18 Twin Lakes Trail #16E12
South Lake Tahoe, CA
3.2 mi 5.2 km South Lake Tahoe, CA
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2.3 mi 3.7 km #19 Mt. Judah Loop Trail
Truckee, CA
2.3 mi 3.7 km Truckee, CA
Minor Issues
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Snowy, Mostly Dry, Some Mud, Icy, Fallen Trees - A great hike, some minor issues with crossing ice, but a great trail. 7/7/19.
9 days ago
32.8 mi 52.9 km #20 TRT: Echo Lakes to Barker Pass
South Lake Tahoe, CA
32.8 mi 52.9 km South Lake Tahoe, CA
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