47 adventures

Wrights Lake to Rockbound Pass

Wrights Lake to Rockbound Pass

Lake Tahoe
24.7 km872 m872 m
Hiking tour on diversified paths from Wright Lake across the Rockbound Pass on over 8,500 ft (2600 m) to Lake Lois
Difficult
Private
Eagle Lake from Emerald Bay

Eagle Lake from Emerald Bay

Lake Tahoe
3.3 km150 m150 m
The tour begins directly at the most beautiful vantage point on Emerald Bay, via the Eagle Loop to Eagle Lake, past Eagle Falls.
Easy
Private
Lily Lake to Gilmore Lake

Lily Lake to Gilmore Lake

Lake Tahoe
13.7 km564 m564 m
A hiking tour to the beautiful mountain lake south of Lake Tahoe past the historic Glen Alpine Springs Resort
Difficult
Private
Pyramid Peak via Rocky Canyon
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Pyramid Peak via Rocky Canyon

Lake Tahoe
10.0 km1,235 m1,235 m
Very steep and direct route to the highest peak in the Desolation Wilderness.
Difficult
Private
Tamarack Lake Trail
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Tamarack Lake Trail

Desolation Wilderness
13.2 km802 m802 m
Ascend steeply through intimidating cliff bands to reach a high saddle on Echo Peak, then drop down into a granite basin of sparkling lakes in the Desolation Wilderness.
Difficult
Private
Glen Alpine Trail to Gilmore Lake
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Glen Alpine Trail to Gilmore Lake

Lake Tahoe
13.4 km554 m554 m
Easy hike past waterfalls, lakes, and a historic springs resort that leads to more strenuous trails in the Desolation Wilderness, including a way to the top of Mount Tallac.
Moderate
Private
Watson Lake

Watson Lake

Lake Tahoe
2.6 km18 m59 m
Hike to a secluded mountain lake
Moderate
Private
Lookout

Lookout

Lake Tahoe
1.1 km83 m0 m
Secluded Portion of the Mountain
Moderate
Private
Monument

Monument

Lake Tahoe
0.3 km18 m2 m
A Seat at the Peak
Moderate
Private
Mountain View

Mountain View

Lake Tahoe
3.2 km114 m109 m
Access East Ridge from Tahoe Zephyr Express
Moderate
Private
Tryumph

Tryumph

Lake Tahoe
5.7 km15 m340 m
Great trail for beginners or to warm up on.
Easy
Private
Martis Creek Trail
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Martis Creek Trail

Lake Tahoe
2.5 km22 m22 m
Easy nature walk along a creek with mountains on the horizon and a good chance of spotting wildlife.
Easy
Private
Crossover

Crossover

Northstar California
1.9 km20 m48 m
Access both sides of the bike park
Easy
Private
Fibreboard Freeway

Fibreboard Freeway

Northstar California
11.3 km271 m243 m
Longest Loop & Best Views of Lake Tahoe
Easy
Private
Shirley Canyon Trail
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Shirley Canyon Trail

Squaw Valley & Alpine Meadows
4.9 km592 m16 m
Summer hike in Squaw Valley along a cascading creek and steep rock slabs surrounded by granite peaks.
Difficult
Private
The Emigrant Trail

The Emigrant Trail

Lake Tahoe
6.5 km276 m35 m
A short, easy hike from Emigrant Lake to Caples Lake.
Easy
Private
The Dangberg Loop

The Dangberg Loop

Lake Tahoe
7.0 km200 m200 m
A quick hike to start discovering hiking in Kirkwood
Moderate
Private
Horseshoe Canyon Trail

Horseshoe Canyon Trail

Kirkwood
4.6 km446 m3 m
Between the Silver lake trail and the Thunder Mountain trail, the Horseshoe Canyon trail gives you stunning landscapes!
Difficult
Private
Meeks Bay to Stony Ridge Lake

Meeks Bay to Stony Ridge Lake

Lake Tahoe
19.7 km534 m534 m
Five clear mountain lakes are the destination of this hike west of Lake Tahoe. The biggest lake among them is the picturesquely situated Stony Ridge Lake.
Moderate
Private
Rubicon Trail
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Rubicon Trail

Desolation Wilderness
9.7 km282 m205 m
A scenic hike along Lake Tahoe's shore that links overlooks, swimming beaches, a waterfall, and a historic mansion in two state parks.
Moderate
Private
Mount Tallac
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Mount Tallac

Lake Tahoe
14.9 km1,015 m1,015 m
Stroll through the forest past alpine lakes, then tackle a strenuous climb to the top of the proudest peak on Lake Tahoe's shore.
Difficult
Private
Moraine Trail
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Moraine Trail

Lake Tahoe
1.5 km18 m18 m
Short trail from Fallen Leaf Lake Campground with views of the lake and Taylor Creek.
Easy
Private
Tahoe Rim Trail: Mt. Rose Summit/Tahoe Meadows to Spooner Summit
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Tahoe Rim Trail: Mt. Rose Summit/Tahoe Meadows to Spooner Summit

Lake Tahoe
36.8 km928 m1,407 m
Walk the lofty divide between Lake Tahoe’s basin and the Great Basin, with huge views over the desert ranges of Nevada to the east and the familiar blue water to the west.
Difficult
Private
Mount Rose Summit
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Mount Rose Summit

Lake Tahoe
15.7 km693 m693 m
Strenuous ascent to a big reward atop the highest peak on Lake Tahoe’s Nevada side.
Difficult
Private
Thunder Mountain Trail

Thunder Mountain Trail

Lake Tahoe
12.2 km614 m614 m
A must-do hike that is less difficult than it seems.
Moderate
Private
Five Lakes Trail
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Five Lakes Trail

Lake Tahoe
7.0 km312 m312 m
A scenic climb up and out of Alpine Meadows Valley, over a high granite ridge that conceals a beautiful lake-filled basin.
Moderate
Private
Tahoe Rim Trail: Brockway Summit to Mt. Rose Summit/Tahoe Meadows
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Tahoe Rim Trail: Brockway Summit to Mt. Rose Summit/Tahoe Meadows

Lake Tahoe
33.5 km1,377 m861 m
A strenuous but gorgeous segment through the Mount Rose Wilderness Area and over the trail’s highest point, Relay Peak (10,338 ft).
Difficult
Private
Winnemucca Lake Wildflower Hike
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Winnemucca Lake Wildflower Hike

Lake Tahoe
7.8 km192 m192 m
Hike among especially colorful wildflowers and open meadows to a cliff-lined alpine lake.
Moderate
Private
Angora Lakes Trail
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Angora Lakes Trail

Lake Tahoe
5.6 km344 m343 m
Short hike to a stunning alpine lake with the amenities of day-use or overnight kayak and cabin rentals at Angora Lakes Resort.
Moderate
Private
Marlette Lake Trail
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Marlette Lake Trail

Lake Tahoe
13.2 km480 m480 m
Colorful forest hike to Marlette Lake, a historic reservoir with historic cabins near its shore and on the particularly picturesque Chimney Point.
Moderate
Private
Stateline Lookout
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Stateline Lookout

Lake Tahoe
2.1 km91 m91 m
Short uphill hike to a beautiful viewpoint and historic fire lookout over the north end of Lake Tahoe.
Easy
Private
Spooner Lake Loop
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Spooner Lake Loop

Lake Tahoe
4.4 km78 m79 m
Easy hike around picturesque Spooner Lake, among summer wildflowers or fall foliage.
Easy
Private
Echo Lakes Trail
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Echo Lakes Trail

Lake Tahoe
8.2 km178 m178 m
Stroll along a portion of the Tahoe Rim Trail beside large alpine lakes.
Easy
Private
Tahoe Rim Trail: Kingsbury South Connector to Big Meadow
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Tahoe Rim Trail: Kingsbury South Connector to Big Meadow

Heavenly
35.6 km1,148 m1,299 m
One of the most scenic parts of the Tahoe Rim Trail, this section begins the visible transition from the arid slopes of the Carson Range to the lake-speckled glacial basins of the greater Sierra Nevada.
Difficult
Private
Lake Margaret Trail

Lake Margaret Trail

Lake Tahoe
3.7 km67 m123 m
Bring your swimsuits and fishing gear, it's a beautiful lake! And don't forget insect repellent.
Moderate
Private
Eagle Falls Trail to Eagle Lake
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Eagle Falls Trail to Eagle Lake

Desolation Wilderness
2.9 km123 m123 m
Easy uphill hike past a waterfall to a lake in the mountains outside Emerald Bay State Park.
Easy
Private
Tahoe Rim Trail: Barker Pass to Tahoe City
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Tahoe Rim Trail: Barker Pass to Tahoe City

Lake Tahoe
25.6 km645 m1,056 m
Hike along the rolling ridgelines west of Lake Tahoe with epic views over the lake and tranquility among shady forest and flowery meadows.
Difficult
Private
Freel Peak
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Freel Peak

Lake Tahoe
10.0 km978 m978 m
Climb to the summit of the tallest mountain peak in the Lake Tahoe region.
Difficult
Private
Tahoe Rim Trail: Echo Lakes to Barker Pass
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Tahoe Rim Trail: Echo Lakes to Barker Pass

Lake Tahoe
49.6 km1,729 m1,654 m
A section shared with the Pacific Crest Trail that tours many alpine lakes and incredible overlooks in the glacier-carved granite valleys of the Sierra Nevada’s Desolation Wilderness.
Difficult
Private
Chimney Beach Trail to Marlette Lake
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Chimney Beach Trail to Marlette Lake

Mount Rose
13.8 km663 m663 m
Uphill hike through forest to a large alpine reservoir perched in the mountains above Lake Tahoe, with access to the historic Flume Trail.
Difficult
Private
Summit City Canyon

Summit City Canyon

Lake Tahoe
18.3 km897 m897 m
Forested canyon with a flowing creek where an isolated mining town used to thrive, leading to a panoramic mountain pass.
Moderate
Private
Tunnel Creek Trail
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Tunnel Creek Trail

Lake Tahoe
12.2 km508 m508 m
Rewarding uphill hike from Incline Village, Nevada with big views over Lake Tahoe and access to other great trails.
Moderate
Private
Tahoe Rim Trail: Tahoe City to Brockway Summit
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Tahoe Rim Trail: Tahoe City to Brockway Summit

Lake Tahoe
30.7 km1,053 m838 m
Beginning at the lowest elevation point of the Tahoe Rim Trail, this section is the start of a 165-mile journey through the mountains around Lake Tahoe.
Easy
Private
Tahoe Rim Trail: Spooner Summit to Kingsbury South Connector
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Tahoe Rim Trail: Spooner Summit to Kingsbury South Connector

Lake Tahoe
27.6 km1,028 m830 m
This relatively short section traverses the west side of the Carson Range through lush conifer forest, stands of aspen, and flowery meadows.
Difficult
Private
Tahoe Rim Trail: Big Meadow to Echo Lakes
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Tahoe Rim Trail: Big Meadow to Echo Lakes

Lake Tahoe
27.9 km1,025 m991 m
Explore a patchwork of forests, meadows, and lakes in the Upper Truckee River Basin south of Lake Tahoe.
Difficult
Private
Upper Velma Lake, Fontanillis Lake and Dicks Lake

Upper Velma Lake, Fontanillis Lake and Dicks Lake

Desolation Wilderness
16.4 km811 m812 m
Splendid tour along various mountain lakes above Emerald Bay
Difficult
Private
Echo Lakes Journey

Echo Lakes Journey

Lake Tahoe
21.6 km716 m716 m
An impressive hiking tour from the Echo Lakes to Lake Aloha in the heart of Desolation Wilderness
Difficult
Private