Tinker Knob from Squaw Valley is a 14.4 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Olympic Valley, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is only recommended for very experienced adventurers. 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.
dogs on leash
One of the most delightful, rewarding day-hike destinations in the Tahoe region, this high volcanic ridge between Donner Pass and Squaw Valley stands center stage to splendid views of the northern Sierra, Lake Tahoe, the mountains and high desert of western Nevada, and miles and miles of wide-open wildflower pastures. Campfire permit required for stove or fire.