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Blackwood Canyon Trail

MODERATE 2 reviews
#53 of 115 trails in

Blackwood Canyon Trail is a 20.7 mile point-to-point trail located near Homewood, CA that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and off road driving and is accessible from May until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

20.7 miles Point to Point

dog friendly

kid friendly

hiking

off road driving

forest

views

rocky

snow

Fun SUV trip to beautiful high views of Lake Tahoe. Explores a beautiful, high area west of Lake Tahoe and is near the east end of the famous Rubicon Trail. Many lakes and viewpoints. Trail may not open until early July due to deer migration. Moderate difficulty. Narrow, steep and rough in a few places but suitable for stock, high clearance SUVs. Some tight brush. Be careful when wet.


1 year ago

hiking

Not much to this trail. You do go through some nice meadows and a couple aspen groves. Not much elevation difference along the trail. I would definitely rate this an easy hike. The trail was well defined and not difficult to navigate. Enjoy.


2 years ago

hiking

This is a great easy dog friendly loop trail. Nice dirt trail (easy on dogs feet). Nice picnic stops by water. In fall, the leaves are beautiful!