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blue Mt. Houghton Peak Spur

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0.6 mile 0.9 kilometer point to point
72% Runnable
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 322' 98 m
Descent: 0' 0 m
High: 10,461' 3,188 m
Low: 10,139' 3,090 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 11% (6°)
Max Grade: 18% (10°)

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Trail shared by Lori Bellis

Spectacular views from the 10,490' Mount Houghton. This spur trail is accessed via the Tahoe Rim Trail.

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Nice gradual ascent with a few switchbacks through open terrain. Great views all along the 0.8 mile trail. Definitely worth the additional effort to get to the summit.

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