Explore the trails in the Lake Tahoe Basin and the Sierra Nevada from the Carson Pass area north to the Sierra Buttes, including sections of the Pacific Crest Trail and Tahoe Rim Trails. Over 100 hikes with maps, trail-head locations, elevations, difficulty, and camping information.A Natural History Guide to 112 Hikes in the Northern Sierra Jeffrey P. Schaffer ... In a red-fir forest you climb easily south 0.3 mile to an alder- lined seep, from which you may see a use trail departing ... It was here that the ill- fated 1846 Dormer Party used winches to haul their wagons up the brink. ... In its deepest section, Royal Gorge, the river lies over 4000 feet below its north rim, Snow Mountain.
|Title||:||The Tahoe Sierra|
|Author||:||Jeffrey P. Schaffer|
|Publisher||:||Wilderness Press - 1998|