Echo Peak

Desolation Wilderness

Lake Tahoe

A classic South Tahoe tour outside of Meyers

Ski Touring Moderate

Distance
10 km
Ascent
766 m
Descent
766 m
Duration
4-5 hrs
Low Point
2 km
High Point
2.7 km
Gradient
36˚
Echo Peak Map

Follow the ski tracks along the ridge to skiers right and take it to the bench halfway up and then ascend to the summit on the left side if the rock face.

Difficulty

Moderate

Slopes become slightly steeper at around 25-30 degrees.

Features

  • Alpine
  • Tree Skiing
  • Single Descent