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Day Hike (3C) Twin Peaks

  • Jul 30, 2013 · 7:30 AM

Tahoe Peaks series #9. Twin Peaks is on the west shore of Lake Tahoe and offers some unusual views of the lake. Most of this hike is on the PCT/Tahoe Rim Trail. There is a short rock scramble to reach the summit. Hike stats: 10 miles (round trip), elevation gain 2200', starting elevation 7600’. The hike will be moderately paced over a rocky trail with significant elevation gain. Hikers must be in very good to excellent condition. Bring the essentials, including sturdy boots, water, snacks, lunch, layered clothing due to changeable weather conditions, and $$ for carpool drivers. No minors. No dogs. Rain cancels.
We will meet in the Sacramento area and carpool to the trail head. Leader will email meeting place info to RSVPs.
(Note: do not RSVP for this outing if you have disabled your Meetup email.)

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  • van

    fantastic hike that I have done so far. many thanks.

    August 1, 2013

  • Abbie

    What a wonderful hike! Thank you for all the fantastic photos, and thank you Mike for leading us (and driving us) on this long a beautiful adventure. Nice to meet you all!

    July 31, 2013

  • Mike R

    Another awesome Tahoe day on the mountain. This one had an intimidating scramble for the last 100 yards, but everyone made the summit. From the comments the group made, looks like I'll have to do this one again. :-)

    July 30, 2013

  • Frieda

    another great hike,love it.

    July 30, 2013

  • Marla L

    Thank you for offering this.

    July 26, 2013

  • Mary

    July 24, 2013

  • Mary

    I'm in Meadow Vista/Auburn area. Any chance I can meet up with people up this way instead of driving down to Roseville just to come back up the hill? Maybe the Meadow Vista/Clipper Gap park and ride?

    July 24, 2013

  • Guy-Lamont

    Sorry I have to cancel on this. Have fun!

    July 19, 2013

  • Tom H.

    I'll be out if town

    July 12, 2013

  • Christy

    May I ask why dogs aren't allowed?

    June 7, 2013

    • Christy

      Ok; thanks for the response. Let me ask - is this a rule for all Sierra Club hikes, or is it left up to the Event Host's discretion of a particular hike? (Assuming there isn't a 'no dog' rule on the trail.)

      June 8, 2013

    • Mike R

      This is not a Sierra Club rule, it is at the discretion of the hike leader.

      1 · June 9, 2013

  • lily

    have fun mike,i'll be in the mother land enjoying the beach! no medal for me boo-hoo.

    June 6, 2013

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