Friday, December 31, 2021 11:24 pm

Last year, I completed a thru-hike of the Tuscarora Trail, along with a stretch along the Appalachian Trail to form a loop. And while both the Tuscarora’s northern and southern termini are on the Appalachian Trail, and the Tuscarora goes through the Appalachian Mountains, those two trails could hardly be more different.

read more (1335 words, 2 photos)

Ward Creek
Monday, July 5, 2021 8:59 pm
Location: Tahoe City (171.3 miles)

Today was our last day on the Tahoe Rim Trail.

read more (556 words, 3 photos)

Richardson Lake
Sunday, July 4, 2021 9:02 pm
Location: Ward Creek (163.8 miles)

Our penultimate day on the Tahoe Rim Traill, today we completed the overlap section with the Pacific Crest Trail and began our descent from the rim towards lake level.

read more (1316 words, 4 photos)

Dicks Lake
Saturday, July 3, 2021 8:30 pm
Location: Campsite 145.3 (145.3 miles)

We continued our third day on familiar ground as the Tahoe Rim Trail continued to follow the Pacific Crest Trail through the Desolation Wilderness.

read more (1053 words, 4 photos)

Upper and Lower Echo Lakes
Friday, July 2, 2021 9:12 pm
Location: Susie Lake (131.8 miles)

Today, we entered the Desolation Wilderness, a scenic section of trail we’ve been looking forward to all hike.

read more (934 words, 5 photos)