Emigrant Trail

EASY 15 reviews
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Emigrant Trail is a 17.7 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Truckee, California that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

DISTANCE
17.7 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1942 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dog friendly

kid friendly

birding

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

snowshoeing

trail running

walking

forest

lake

views

wild flowers

trail running
3 days ago

2 months ago

2 months ago

mountain biking
2 months ago

3 months ago

hiking
3 months ago

Hiked from the start on Alder Creek to Prosser Creek and back, 14.50 mile round-trip. Very beautiful along Alder Creek with lots of water. Crossed Prosser Creek on Hwy 89 because creek is very high. There are quite a few trees down at the start along Alder Creek. You can clamber over or go around.

hiking
Sunday, September 04, 2016

Pretty dry but a nice hike. Saw several hundred sheep.

mountain biking
Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Sunday, June 05, 2016

Cool

hiking
Sunday, August 24, 2014

hiking
Friday, August 01, 2014

trail running
Tuesday, July 15, 2014

hiking
Friday, May 30, 2014

mountain biking
Wednesday, May 14, 2014

hiking
Thursday, April 19, 2012