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Lake Tahoe (California) Visitors Guide

  • Walking tours (6)
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Trailspotting Lake Tahoe - Best Hikes
Trailspotting Lake Tahoe - Best Hikes

Many folk venture to the jewel of Northern California with visions of hiking pristine lakes and unspoiled wilderness, yet rarely break away from the shores, stores and casinos of Lake Tahoe to enjoy...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
The Dolder Nature Trail
The Dolder Nature Trail

The Dolder Nature Trail will take you through the Edwin L. Z’Berg Natural Preserve on a nice 2-mile loop near the lake with a stop at the highest (based on elevation) operating navigational...

Rated 4 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Blackwood Canyon, Ellis Peak 4x4 Road, California
Blackwood Canyon, Ellis Peak 4x4 Road, California

Explores a beautiful, high area west of Lake Tahoe and is near the east end of the famous Rubicon Trail. Many lakes and viewpoints. Trail may not open until early July due to deer migration. Kaspian...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Mount Tallac, Lake Tahoe
Mount Tallac, Lake Tahoe

The jewel in the crown of mountains which ring Lake Tahoe, Mt. Tallac promises unparalleled views from its summit 9,735ft above sea level.

We guide you to the top via the most direct summer route...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Marlette Lake Direct
Marlette Lake Direct

The name of this hike says it all: "direct". It is a moderately steep uphill climb from the lake level up to Marlette Lake, with views of Lake Tahoe and Marlette Lake visible at once from a point high...

Rated 4 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
D.L. Bliss and Emerald Bay, Southwest Shore of Lake Tahoe
D.L. Bliss and Emerald Bay, Southwest Shore of Lake Tahoe

D.L. Bliss and Emerald Bay are effectively operated as the same State Park so why not walk a trail highlighting both!

The Rubicon Trail along the southwest shore of Lake Tahoe is a gem! It's easily...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members

Perfect Day

2.0 of 5 stars 4 Votes
Watching the Whales (Di W, 14 May 2006)
1.5 of 5 stars 1 Vote

Perfect Weekend

North Shore of Tahoe (jules330, 2 Feb 2007)
3.5 of 5 stars 1 Vote
Ski Vacation Rentals (BlueMooninc, 1 Nov 2007)
0.0 of 5 stars 0 Votes

Best Of

5.0 of 5 stars 29 Votes
4.0 of 5 stars 7 Votes
Hotels to experience. (awesomehotels, 28 Feb 2008)
0.0 of 5 stars 0 Votes

Recent Trip

Lake Tahoe Adventure (bbshop, 31 Aug 2006)
3.0 of 5 stars 4 Votes
Start of Summer in South Lake Tahoe (bdasski, 12 Jul 2006)
2.5 of 5 stars 2 Votes
0.0 of 5 stars 0 Votes