Noble Lake Via PCT

MODERATE 8 reviews
#57 of 113 trails in

Noble Lake Via PCT is a 7.7 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Cape Horn, California that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from June until October. Dogs and horses are also able to use this trail.

DISTANCE
7.7 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1669 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dog friendly

kid friendly

backpacking

camping

hiking

trail running

horseback riding

forest

lake

views

wild flowers

washed out

Directions from Markleeville: Travel along Hwy. 4. Approximately 13 miles up the road you will pass Kinney Reservoir. Look for the Trailhead Parking sign on the left. If you reach the Summit sign, you have gone about 1/3 mile too far.Driving time from Carson City is about 11/2 hours.

2 months ago

backpacking
3 months ago

hiking
3 months ago

Very nice scenery. Lots of alpine wild flowers. Interesting rock mixture of volcanic and granite. We used the trail on the way to a climb of Highland Peak.

hiking
3 months ago

hiking
3 months ago

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Beautiful hike. Mostly level. Crosses stream in several places. We never found the lake but probably didn't walk far enough.

Sunday, August 28, 2016

Nice

trail running
Sunday, June 14, 2015