S. Upper Truckee to Dardanelles

MODERATE 2 reviews
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S. Upper Truckee to Dardanelles is a 10.1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near South Lake Tahoe, California that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible from June until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

10.1 miles 1653 feet Out & Back

dogs on leash


mountain biking

trail running






wild flowers

3 months ago

Quite a few bikes and off leash dogs, but everyone was very polite. The trail didn't spend as much time near the creek as I thought it might and things got a little more dusty and dry that I expected.

Wonderful hike and a swim in Dardenelles was a welcome relief. Such an amazing lake; idillic.