S. Upper Truckee to Dardanelles

MODERATE 4 reviews
#49 of 78 trails in

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.

DISTANCE
10.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1581 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

birding

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

trail running

walking

beach

forest

river

views

wild flowers

hiking
2 months ago

4 months ago

hiking
Saturday, October 01, 2016

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.

Monday, July 04, 2016

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