Tahoe National Forest

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230 mi 371 km

Hikes

397 mi 640 km

Trails
Gems
2 Gems

Easy Trails
35 Trails
Intermediate Trails
45 Trails
Hard Trails
5 Trails

Food & Drink

After the Hike: Local Favorites

Gold Coast Complex Time for a break and a cheeseburger
Wildflour Chocolate chip cookies are the best I've ever had
PlumpJack Cafe The halibut is really good...
Soupa spinach blue cheese soup omfg. oh and a cheddar grilled cheese, please!
Fire Sign Cafe Blueberry muffins are amazing, plus the bacon is really good, and they have an amazing selections of omelette. I come here every time im in tahoe!!!
Spoon Can't go wrong with the chicken parm. Portions are big. BYOB
Six Peaks Grille Their Sunday brunch is a thing of beauty.
Crest Cafe and Catering The philly cheese steak is my go to! And ask for a side of Au jus! Also, if Danielle is working make sure you get a latte. PERFECT FOAM.
Tahoe House Bakery & Gourmet Store Deena makes the best everything. And omgomgomg eat the chinese chicken salad or meat loaf sandwich. Oh...Having free wifi doesn't hurt either.  
New Moon Natural Foods Five "C's" salad and Fish Tacos delicious. SOrder ahead if you are in a hurry. Otherwise, shop the organic produce section for excellent quality and value.
The Bridgetender Try the waffle fries.
Za's Order pizza and poppers to Pete and Peter's.
The Blue Agave Amazing tequila selection! Try the top shelf margarita!
Zia Lina Ristorante Bartender is super rude... Good food anal people
Rosie's Cafe Order the Zucchini loaf. Just like moms, and en entire loaf for $6!
Syd's Bagelry Huevos rancheros bagel. Add bacon.
Moe's Original Bar B Que Mac & cheese, sweet potato casserole, cornbread. The meat is great here but the sides are perfect.
120 Grove St, Tahoe City CA — (530) 583-4227
West Shore Cafe & Inn Makes Garwoods look like McDonalds
5160 W Lake Blvd, Homewood CA — (530) 525-5200
Obexers General Store Obexers is an amazing place for deli style food, great craft beers and friendly staff! We love Obexers!
Northern Sierra Wildflower Photography Trails: Jun 28 - Reno REI
In this breathtaking slide show, explore & learn to photograph spectacular wildflower displays along a sampling of northern Sierra trails from the Lake Tahoe region to the Bridgeport area. Details
Ragnar Trail Training Run: Jul 1 - Royal Gorge Cross Country Resort
This progressive series of trail runs is designed to get you ready for the Ragnar Trail Relays. Clocking miles off road is even more fun when done in the company of fellow trail heads. Even if you didn't manage to register for Ragnar Trail, avid trail runners are welcome to join the crew. Details
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Featured Hikes in Tahoe National Forest - 19

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Trails in Tahoe National Forest - 66

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South Lake Tahoe, CA
65.2 mi 105.0 km South Lake Tahoe, CA
Bad / Closed
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Snowy
26 days ago
South Lake Tahoe, CA
0.7 mi 1.1 km South Lake Tahoe, CA
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2.4 mi 3.9 km
#3 Glacier Lake Trail
Downieville, CA
2.4 mi 3.9 km Downieville, CA
Unknown
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Truckee, CA
8.2 mi 13.2 km Truckee, CA
Unknown
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Truckee, CA
7.8 mi 12.5 km Truckee, CA
Unknown
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9.8 mi 15.8 km
#6 Grouse Ridge Trail
Truckee, CA
9.8 mi 15.8 km Truckee, CA
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Kingsbury, NV
23.0 mi 37.1 km Kingsbury, NV
Unknown
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1.4 mi 2.2 km
#8 Castle Peak Trail
Truckee, CA
1.4 mi 2.2 km Truckee, CA
Unknown
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2.5 mi 4.0 km
#9 Eagle Lake Trail
South Lake Tahoe, CA
2.5 mi 4.0 km South Lake Tahoe, CA
Minor Issues
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Mostly Dry - Some water on trail
34 days ago
South Lake Tahoe, CA
32.9 mi 52.9 km South Lake Tahoe, CA
Unknown
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South Lake Tahoe, CA
0.7 mi 1.2 km South Lake Tahoe, CA
Minor Issues
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Mostly Dry, Some Mud: Pyramid Creek is as massive and impressive as all Sierra rivers this 2017 melt season. Still worth a bit of ambiguous runoff.
21 days ago
South Lake Tahoe, CA
4.2 mi 6.7 km South Lake Tahoe, CA
Unknown
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Truckee, CA
39.1 mi 62.9 km Truckee, CA
Unknown
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Downieville, CA
3.1 mi 5.0 km Downieville, CA
Unknown
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10.4 mi 16.8 km
#15 Meeks Bay Trail
Tahoma, CA
10.4 mi 16.8 km Tahoma, CA
Minor Issues
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Snowy, Some Mud, Fallen Trees - Some mud first 2 miles, after mostly dry. Just past hidden lake the trail is washed out. It is possible to cross vi...
20 hours ago
South Lake Tahoe, CA
18.1 mi 29.1 km South Lake Tahoe, CA
Unknown
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Tahoma, CA
16.7 mi 26.9 km Tahoma, CA
Unknown
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1.8 mi 2.9 km
#18 Lost Lake Trail
Tahoma, CA
1.8 mi 2.9 km Tahoma, CA
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Truckee, CA
2.3 mi 3.7 km Truckee, CA
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Truckee, CA
14.9 mi 24.0 km Truckee, CA
Unknown
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