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Recommended Routes in Christmas Valley - 1

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Favorite Big Meadow, heading north back towards the trailhead
Intermediate

Big Meadow Trailhead to Dardanelles Lake

7.7 mi 12.4 km 1,309' Up 398.93 m Up 1,309' Down 398.88 m Down

South L…, CA

Christmas Valley Hiking

  • 62 Miles 99 Kilometers of Trail
  • 1 Recommended Route
  • 1 Easy Trail Easy Trails
  • 7 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 0 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Christmas Valley - 7

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2.5 mi 4.0 km #1Showers Lake, Little Round Top peak from Schneider Cow Camp, h…
Intermediate/Difficult
South Lake Tahoe, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
South Lake Tahoe, CA
23.0 mi 37.1 km #2TRT: Kingsbury to Big Meadow
Intermediate
Kingsbury, NV
Intermediate
Kingsbury, NV
18.1 mi 29.1 km #3TRT: Big Meadow to Echo Lake
Intermediate
South Lake Tahoe, CA
Intermediate
South Lake Tahoe, CA
1.2 mi 1.9 km #4Dardanelles Trail #18e05a
Intermediate
South Lake Tahoe, CA
Intermediate
South Lake Tahoe, CA
2.7 mi 4.3 km #5Scotts Lake Trail
Intermediate
South Lake Tahoe, CA
Intermediate
South Lake Tahoe, CA
4.3 mi 6.9 km #6Christmas Valley Trail
Intermediate
South Lake Tahoe, CA
Intermediate
South Lake Tahoe, CA
2.2 mi 3.5 km #7Strawberry Pass (Schneider Camp 4WD - 10N13.1)
Intermediate
South Lake Tahoe, CA
Intermediate
South Lake Tahoe, CA

Photos of Christmas Valley - 16

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On trail to Showers Lake with views of Big Meadow Creek area and South Lake Tahoe!
Feb 4, 2016 near South L…, CA
TRT Big Meadows TH
May 1, 2016 near South L…, CA
Fooling around on a rock in Eldorado National Forest!
Feb 4, 2016 near South L…, CA
Big Meadow, heading north back towards the trailhead
Oct 30, 2018 near South L…, CA
Looking north across Round Lake.
Jun 17, 2020 near South L…, CA
Morning at Round Lake after an overnight snow dusting in the middle of June 2020.
Jun 17, 2020 near South L…, CA
This is a great fishing lake for Trout.
Oct 30, 2018 near South L…, CA
Almost to the bottom of the Christmas Valley Trail.
Aug 22, 2016 near South L…, CA