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Marlette Flume Trail

Intermediate/Difficult

Trail

4.4 mile 7.1 kilometer point to point
99% Runnable
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 131' 40 m
Descent: -227' -69 m
High: 7,826' 2,385 m
Low: 7,720' 2,353 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 2% (1°)
Max Grade: 14% (8°)

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Trail shared by Kristen Arendt

A narrow singletrack trail with jaw-dropping views.

Kristen Arendt

Features Lake · Views · Wildlife

Description

The Marlette Flume Trail boasts some truly spectacular views of Lake Tahoe. A 4.4 mile gentle descent from Lake Marlette to its northern junction with Tunnel Creek Road, this historic trail traverses the hillside weaving around rocks and trees then opening up to expansive views of Lake Tahoe and the mountains beyond. Although the trail feels mostly flat or slightly downhill, do use caution as there are some very steep drop offs and the trail can be very narrow in some sections.

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Jun 2, 2018
Jason Wheat
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Stunning views of Lake Tahoe
Aug 27, 2015 near Incline…, NV
A view that could never get old
Aug 27, 2015 near Incline…, NV
The Flume Trail
Sep 23, 2015 near Incline…, NV
The Flume Trail
Sep 23, 2015 near Incline…, NV
The Flume Trail - duck if your over 4 feet tall for this corner!
Sep 23, 2015 near Incline…, NV

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