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Mount Tallac 2967 m 9732 ft.


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5 Oct 18

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


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California   T2  
5 Oct 18
Mount Tallac - the classic hike to one of Tahoe's most popular viewpoints
Mount Tallac is one of the classic and popular hikes in the Tahoe area. It is well known for the spectacular view of Fallen Leaf Lake, Lake Tahoe, two small Alpine Lakes and the Desolation Wilderness. The standard route from the trailhead is about a 10 mile round trip with an elevation gain of about 3300 ft. Don't expect to be...
Published by 360 8 October 2018, 18h51 (Photos:15 | Geodata:1)
California   T2  
30 Mar 15
Mount Tallac
Left the car at the pullout on the north side of Hwy 89, past the (still gated) Spring Creek Rd, and walked to the end of Spring Creek Rd. Couldn't find an obvious trail, and turned back when after half an hour of bushwacking a view up along the winter route showed nothing but more of the same, and not a speck of snow. Next, I...
Published by ejain 6 April 2015, 08h04 (Photos:4 | Geodata:1)
California   T1 PD+  
19 Mar 14
Mount Tallac, a classic ski tour in the Tahoe area - I encountered some obstacles
Mount Tallac is a favorite destination for Tahoe’s backcountry ski crowd and it's also popular with boarders. According to some sources it's actually rated one of the "top 10" backcountry skiing destinations in the US. My plan to get to the top via N-Ridge (which used to be the standard) and ski down the NE bowl had to be...
Published by 360 20 March 2014, 23h09 (Photos:15 | Geodata:1)
California   T4+ F WT1  
27 Jun 10
Mount Tallac
Die Wanderung auf den Mount Tallac (2967 m) am Lake Tahoe (1897 m) ist ein Highlight, dass unvergessliche Ausblicke über die Sierra Nevada und den Lake Tahoe bietet. Am Tallic Trailhead kann man nicht nur gut parken, sondern man erhält auch die für das Gebiet erforderliche Wilderness Permit. Nachdem wir dies...
Published by keksesser 9 July 2010, 16h29 (Photos:18)