Little Round Top-Tahoe Rim Trail

MODERATE 2 reviews
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Little Round Top-Tahoe Rim Trail is a 4.1 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Markleeville, California that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible from March until November. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

4.1 miles 278 feet Out & Back

dog friendly

kid friendly




Directions from Sacramento: Travel east of Highway 50, turn south onto Scenic Byway 49, turn east onto Highway 88. Then turn north off Highway 88 at the Cal Trans Maintenance Station near Caples Lake. Continue for two miles to Schneiders Cow Camp where parking is available. Follow the 4-wheel drive road for 1/2 mile to the trailhead.

30 days ago

This trail should be listed as easy.
More of a walk on the lakes edge.
Nice area but not much of a hike.
Continue to Emigrant Lake to make a hike out of it.

1 year ago

Great hike for a family, lots to see and we spotted deer tracks.