Donner Lake Rim Trail Out-and-Back is a 9.7 mile out and back trail located near Truckee, CA and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and mountain biking and is accessible from July until October.
pretty. But seems to be more popular with the mountain bikers.
Trail can be confusing at times, as there are numerous junctions with other, old use trails. Summit lake is nice destination for a picnic.
Trailhead is well marked off donner lake road. Follow metal stenciled signs to donner rim trail.