Trail Run Project Logo

Vikingsholm Trail

Intermediate
 3.6 (7)

This trail provides access to the extremely popular beach at Emerald Bay and Vikingsholm.


Your Rating:      Clear Rating
Your Difficulty:
Your Favorites: Add to Favorites · Your List
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

0.9

Miles

1.4

KM

82%

Runnable

6,610' 2,015 m

High

6,245' 1,903 m

Low

0' 0 m

Up

366' 111 m

Down

8%

Avg Grade (5°)

13%

Max Grade (7°)

Dogs Unknown

Features Lake · Swimming · Views

Description

This exceedingly popular trail connects the exceedingly crowded parking area to the exceedingly popular beach at the head of Emerald Bay. The beach is beautiful, the trail is easy, and Vikingsholm is fun to visit... but don't expect to be alone!

Contacts

Land Manager: California State Parks

Shared By:

Nick Wilder

Trail Ratings

  3.6 from 7 votes

#21314

Overall
  3.6 from 7 votes
5 Star
29%
4 Star
0%
3 Star
71%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
0%
Trail Rankings

#2,147

in California

#21,314

Overall
7 Views Last Month
4,141 Since Aug 17, 2016
Intermediate

25%
13%
50%
13%
0%
0%

Photos

The head of Emerald Bay.
Aug 17, 2016 near South L…, CA
Emerald Bay with Fannette Island from Emerald Bay Overlook at the beginning of Vikingsholm Trail
Nov 24, 2017 near South L…, CA

0 Comments

Weather


Current Trail Conditions

Update Conditions
Unknown See History
Add Your Check-In

Check-Ins

none