Granlibakken to Paige Meadows**
3.5mi. Roundtrip, Easy to Moderate, 2-3 hours
Step out the back door of Granlibakken to enjoy this classic trek. This is a perfect way to start your Tahoe Adventure. Meander through the woods to link up with the Tahoe Rim Trail, which leads up the canyon to one of Tahoe’s best alpine meadows. Paige Meadows is the perfect location for a high altitude picnic or a hot beverage on a cool Fall day.
Granlibakken to Twin Crags***
4mi. Roundtrip, Easy to Moderate, 2-4 hours
From Granlibakken, head due north via the Tahoe Rim Trail to reach amazing views atop Twin Crags. Located just outside of Tahoe City, this hidden gem leads you through aromatic pines, and cedars, through a series of switchback to the Truckee River below. A quick crossing over the Truckee River and the road leads you to the cliff tops perched high above the Truckee River. Dense forests give way to picturesque views of the lake and river.
0.75mi. Roundtrip, Easy, 1-2 hours
Step for step, this trek offers the best views for the least distance of any in the Tahoe Basin. Once perched on top of Eagle Rock you are greeted with a 360° view of the lake and mountains. This is great spot for lunch, or to start or end a day. Make this a must do for any vacation to the lake.
12mi. Roundtrip, Moderate to Difficult, 5-7 hours
This trek leads you from the Bliss State Park along Lake Tahoe to Emerald Bay. Enjoy beautiful views of the lake while hiking along the West shore where the lake drops over 1000’ underwater. This is a rolling hike along a beautiful section of shoreline.
Scenic Rating **Moderate, ***Beautiful, ****Spectacular!
North Tahoe Adventures
Tahoe City, CA 96145