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Relay Peak Road

Intermediate

Trail

4.2 mile 6.8 kilometer point to point
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 1,199' 365 m
Descent: -25' -8 m
High: 10,099' 3,078 m
Low: 8,917' 2,718 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 19% (11°)

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Trail shared by Lori Bellis

Provides alternative access to Relay Peak, Mount Houghton, Mt. Rose Wilderness, and the Tahoe Rim Trail.

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Need to Know

Park at the Mt. Rose Summit trailhead. There's a connector trail that goes down to the dirt road.

Description

Relay Peak Road is accessible from the Mt. Rose Summit Trail and also from the Mt. Rose Highway. It makes a good return loops in this area. It is not within the Mt. Rose Wilderness, so mountain bikes are allowed.

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#233

in Nevada

#24,363

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