Loop Trail? No
Type: Fitness Trail
Allowed Uses: Bicycling (on pavement)
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Agency: USDA Forest Service
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No
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Location: Located within the Camp Richardson area of South Lake Tahoe
Counties: El Dorado
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This 3.3 mile long paved bicycle trail winds through an area offering both scenic views and extensive recreational opportunities. The trail journeys past a major resort and National Forest Visitor Center, several public beaches and picnic areas, and through a historic site. This trail is located within the Camp Richardson area of South Lake Tahoe, and is also adjacent to several campgrounds/RV sites, a riding stable, restaurant and marina. It is one of the most popular trails within the entire Lake Tahoe Basin, and is also widely used by strollers and roller skaters.
Width: 96 inches.
Primary Surface: Asphalt
Secondary Surface: Asphalt
Average Grade: 1%
Maximum Grade: 5%
Elevation Low Point: 6,220
Elevation High Point: 6,240
Elevation Gain (cumulative): Not Available
Year Designated: 1979
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Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit
870 Emerald Bay Rd.
South Lake Tahoe , CA 96150
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