Dog Valley Overlook

MODERATE 3 reviews

Dog Valley Overlook is a 2 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Verdi, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and nature trips and is best used from May until November. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
2.0 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
242 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

bugs

muddy

rocky

scramble

snow

off trail

Short trail near summit one on Henness pass Sierra County CA. Views include Dog Valley, Peavine Mountain, Sierra Nevada Verdi Range, Bald Range, Carson Range, Crystal Peak, and Truckee River valley. This road is closed to all motor vehicles, abide by all posted signage. Trail features a variety of birds, wildlife, mushrooms,volcanic rock formations, flowers as well as native deciduous and coniferous forest. Peak above trail has no defined route but is easy to summit on the north east side and features 360 degree views.

off road driving
15 days ago

2 months ago

hiking
2 months ago

Great views with very little crowds or traffic.