Desolation Wilderness and the South Lake Tahoe Basin

Desolation Wilderness and the South Lake Tahoe Basin

by Jeffrey P. Schaffer
     
 

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This is the most comprehensive guidebook to Lake Tahoe's finest hiking area featuring 32 accurately described hiking trips in four areas: Desolation Wilderness, Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay, South Fork American River (trails south of Highway 50), and Upper Truckee River (trails north of Highway 88 and west of Highway 89). Descriptions of terrain, lakes, and vegetation…  See more details below

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This is the most comprehensive guidebook to Lake Tahoe's finest hiking area featuring 32 accurately described hiking trips in four areas: Desolation Wilderness, Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay, South Fork American River (trails south of Highway 50), and Upper Truckee River (trails north of Highway 88 and west of Highway 89). Descriptions of terrain, lakes, and vegetation which, with abundant photographs, help you decide which hike is the right one for you. Find out where, when, how, and why to get permits for going into Desolation Wilderness. Includes a list of the area's campgrounds, arranged by hike, a table of mileages to the 80 trout-stocked lakes you can reach by trail, and an updated locator map plus 7 full-page trailhead maps.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780899971902
Publisher:
Wilderness Press
Publication date:
08/01/1996
Pages:
154
Product dimensions:
5.62(w) x 8.61(h) x 0.58(d)

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