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 best used 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

5 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.