Hike the Fallen Leaf Lake Trail

    5.0
    8.1 miles 859 ft gain  - Loop Trail

    Added by Christian Arballo

    The Fallen Leaf Lake Trail is an 8.1 mile loop that is great for activities year round. The hike features a beautiful lake, and lots of scenic views. This hike is perfect for intermediate and experienced hikers. Dogs are allowed on this trail too!

    The Fallen Leaf Lake Trail is located in South Lake Tahoe, California. It is important to note that there is no trail on the east side of the lake. The trail turns into a paved road when you reach the marina after passing the campground. Additionally, lots of small trails jut out from the main trail. Bring a map to familiarize yourself with the route. 

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    Fitness
    Chillin
    Photography
    Mountain Biking
    Snowshoeing
    Hiking
    Beach
    Dog Friendly
    Easy Parking
    Food Nearby
    Forest
    Lake
    Scenic
    Wildflowers
    Wildlife
    Swimming Hole

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    Awesome

    Great hike! Take a good amount of water if doing the whole loop. Make sure to stop by and enjoy the beautiful view at the lake.

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