tahoe rim trail
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canyon steinzig
(canyon) - F - M

Locale: Nor Cal
tahoe rim trail on 08/12/2005 08:32:36 MDT Print View

looking for any information, stories etc on thru-hiking this trail

Mark Verber
(verber) - MLife

Locale: San Francisco Bay Area
Re: tahoe rim trail on 08/12/2005 10:00:56 MDT Print View

There is some information at http://www.tahoerimtrail.org/ or you can just google tahoe rim trail and see a number of hike reviews.

I have done sections of this trail. I enjoyed the trips but found that the sections I hiked were nice in the middle of the week, but were a bit busy for my taste around the weekends.

canyon steinzig
(canyon) - F - M

Locale: Nor Cal
Re: Re: tahoe rim trail on 08/13/2005 00:40:55 MDT Print View

thank you mark

Don Renfro
(drenfro) - F
Re: Re: Re: tahoe rim trail on 08/13/2005 03:16:02 MDT Print View

I did about 23 miles in 12 hours in late June from Tahoe Meadow to the Christopher Loop spur and had a great time.

Great views of the lake all around, many many snow-drifts and I was unable to fully crest the Christopher Loop for the reported great photo ops due to heavy snow on the switchback trail up.

Most of this section of the TRT is open to mountain bikers on even days.. I had no issues, just something to be aware of. Great fun!