Loch Leven Trail
ElevationAscent: 1,490' 454 m
Descent: -1,490' -454 m
High: 6,854' 2,089 m
Low: 5,794' 1,766 m
GradeAvg Grade: 8% (4°)
Max Grade: 25% (14°)
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“A scenic run that explores the boundaries of three granite surrounded lakes.”— Eric Ashley
Past the tracks, the grade steepens noticeably as the trail gains 800 feet in a little over a mile. Once at the top of the ridge, the run continues gradually with a some rolling elevation as the trail follows the contours of the Loch Leven lakes basin.
At the south end of lower Loch Leven, a trail junction continues either left to middle and high Lochs, or right to Salmon Lake. Further along at the south end of middle Loch Leven the Cherry Point Trail intersects the route. As you continue to each successive lake the surroundings should be less busy, affording solitude and peaceful views.
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Land Manager: USFS - Tahoe National Forest Office