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Echo Lake 2260 m 7413 ft.

Lake in 3 hike reports, 7 photo(s). Last visited :
17 Jun 16

Geo-Tags: USA, US-CA, Desolation Wilderness

Photos (7)

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Reports (3)

California   T4 I  
17 Jun 16
Becker Peak - Talking Mountain - Ralston Peak
Ralston Peak is a popular mountain in the Desolation Wilderness which is typically and often climbed from the trailhead close to Highway 50 near Camp Sacramento. However, my goal was to climb it via East Ridge from Echo Lake and also bag Becker Peak and Talking Mountain on the way up. For my way down I planned to take the...
Published by 360 9 August 2016, 03h01 (Photos:29 | Geodata:1)
California   T5 II  
29 May 15
Hike and Bike: Keith's Dome - Echo Peak and Flagpole Peak
My Swiss hiking projects typically didn't have the same starting and end point, because I was almost exclusively traveling with public transportation and I would often choose to end my hike at a different train station or bus stop than the beginning of my hike. Here in California public transportation is basically non-existent, in...
Published by 360 3 June 2015, 06h09 (Photos:28 | Geodata:1)
California   PD+  
12 Feb 14
Echo Peak - Backcountry Skiing in the Desolation Wilderness
When I left the house in the morning my plan was to do a ski tour to Ralston Peak. However, on site the avalanche conditions on the Northern slopes of Ralston Peak seemed unsafe. Therefore, I decided to visit Echo Peak instead. The danger for avalanches was predicted to be "Moderate", but after I saw a small avalanche, it didn't...
Published by 360 14 February 2014, 04h57 (Photos:16 | Geodata:1)