5 adventures

The best Adventures on FATMAP, hand-picked by FATMAP’s Editorial team.

Tamarack Lake Trail

Desolation Wilderness
13,235 m802 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
The best Adventures on FATMAP, hand-picked by FATMAP’s Editorial team.

Glen Alpine Trail to Gilmore Lake

Desolation Wilderness
13,404 m554 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
The best Adventures on FATMAP, hand-picked by FATMAP’s Editorial team.

Rubicon Trail

Lake Tahoe
9,655 m282 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
The best Adventures on FATMAP, hand-picked by FATMAP’s Editorial team.

Angora Lakes Trail

Lake Tahoe
5,605 m344 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
The best Adventures on FATMAP, hand-picked by FATMAP’s Editorial team.

Eagle Falls Trail to Eagle Lake

Desolation Wilderness
2,880 m123 m123 m
Easy uphill hike past a waterfall to a lake in the mountains outside Emerald Bay State Park.
Easy
Private