Bayview Trail

Difficulty: Difficult Elevation: 6910′ / 8440′ Mileage (one way): 1 to 5 miles Directions to Trailhead: To reach the Bayview hiking trail take Highway 89 north from South Lake Tahoe approximately 8 miles to the Bayview Campground across from... More Details

Echo Lakes California

Distance: 17.5 Miles Highlights: Alpine Lakes, Open meadows with wildflower displays View Trail Map: Big-Meadow-to-Echo-Lake-Trail-Hike Trailheads Big Meadow: On Hwy 89, 5.3 mi. south of the US 50/Hwy 89 junction in Meyers. Trailer parking available.... More Details

Difficulty: Moderate Elevation: 6800′ / 6910′ Mileage (one way): 1 mile Directions to Trailhead : Take Highway 89 north from South Lake Tahoe approximately 8 miles to the Bayview Campground across from Inspiration Point.You will find parking... More Details

Difficulty: More to Most Difficult Elevation: 6420’/7470′ Mileage (one way): 0.5 miles to Angora Lookout Directions to Trailhead : Take Highway 89 north approximately 3 miles from South Lake Tahoe to Fallen Leaf Lake Road. Watch for bicyclists... More Details

Desolation Wilderness Lake Tahoe

Trail: Multiple Hikes Difficulty: Multiple Trails: Easy, Moderate and Difficult Elevation: Varies by route Mileage (one way): Varies by route Desolation Wilderness Planning Guide (View PDF Document) ... More Details

Difficulty: Moderate and Difficult Elevation: Varies by route Milage (One Way): 1 to 5.3 miles Multiple hiking destinations available from this starting point. Directions to Trailhead : Take Highway 89 north approximately 8 miles from South Lake Tahoe... More Details

Echo Lakes Lake Tahoe CA

Difficulty: Easy, Moderate and Difficult Elevation: 7420′ / 8430′ (Varies by route) Milage (One Way): 2.5 to 9.3 miles Multiple hiking destinations(trails) available from this starting point. Directions to Trailhead : Take Highway 50 to Echo... More Details

Difficulty: Moderate and Difficult (Multiple Trails) Elevation: varies by route Mileage (one way): 2-6 miles Directions to Trailhead: Take Highway 89 north approximately 3 miles from South Lake Tahoe to Fallen Leaf Lake Road. Watch for bicyclists and... More Details

Kingsbury Trail Hike to Spooner Lake

Distance: 23.2 Miles Highlights: Passes highest peak in Lake Tahoe Basin, Star Lake Trailheads Kingsbury Grade South: 1.5 miles south of Hwy 207 on Tramway Drive at base of Stagecoach chairlift. Trailer Parking available. No facilities. Big Meadow: On... More Details

Difficulty: Easy Elevation: 6360’/6410′ Mileage (one way): 1 mile Directions to Trailhead : Take Highway 89 north approximately 3 miles from South Lake Tahoe to Fallen Leaf Lake Road. Continue approximately 2/3 of a mile to Fallen Leaf Campground.... More Details

Difficulty: Multiple Trails: Easy, Moderate and Difficult Elevation: 6480′ / 9735′ Mileage (one way): 1.7 to 5 miles Directions to Trailhead : The trailhead is located approximately 3-1/2 miles north of South Lake Tahoe on Highway 89. Look... More Details

Lake Tahoe Rubicon Trail

Difficulty: Moderate Elevation: 6230′ / 6580′ Mileage (one way): 3.1 to 5 miles Directions to Trailhead: Take Highway 89 north 10 miles from South Lake Tahoe to D.L. Bliss State Park. There is a fee for day use parking. Trail: Dipping up and... More Details

Kingsbury Trail Hike to Spooner Lake

Distance: 12.2 miles Highlights: Panoramic Views of Lake Tahoe, Ancient Firs Trailheads Spooner Summit South: On S side of Hwy 50 just west of summit. Trailer parking available. Vault toilets, picnic tables. Kingsbury North: From Hwy 207 just W of summit... More Details

Difficulty: Multiple Trails: Easy, Moderate and Difficult Elevation: 6420’/7470′ Mileage (one way): Varies with the different trail options Trail : The Tahoe Rim Trail is a scenic 165 – mile hiking, equestrian, and in designated areas,... More Details

Tallac Historic Site

Difficulty: Easy, Handicap accessible Elevation: Flat Mileage (one way): 0.3 miles Directions to Trailhead : Take Highway 89 north approximately 3 miles from South Lake Tahoe. Turn into either the Tallac Historic Site or Visitor Center Parking lots. Trail... More Details

Van Sickle Bi-State Park Trail Views

Difficulty: Easy to Moderate Elevation: 6,283′ Base Mileage (one way): Varies with destination Directions to Trailhead : The Van Sickle Bi-State Park entrance is located where Montreal Avenue and Park Avenue meet – behind Harrah’s Casino... More Details

Vickingsholm Trail Lake Tahoe

Difficulty: Easy Elevation: 6230′ / 6630′ Mileage (one way): 1 mile Directions to Trailhead : Take Highway 89 north from South Lake Tahoe approximately 9 miles to the parking lot on the right. The parking lot fills up quickly in the summer... More Details