Tahoe Donner Trails
EXPECT CLOSURES NOW THROUGH SEPTEMBER ON THE FOLLOWING TRAILS: TEEWINOT, EAST PERIMETER TRAIL BEHIND HANSEL, AND WHOOP IT UP.
THE DONNER LAKE RIM TRAIL IS CLOSED FROM THE TOP OF WENDIN WAY HEADING WEST TO SUMMIT LAKE FOR BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION. PLEASE STAY OFF THE TRAIL DURING CONSTRUCTION AND USE CAUTION WHEN IN THE AREA.
The Tahoe Donner Trail System is the ultimate playground for hikers, trail runners, mountain bikers and equestrians with more than 60 miles of trails and fire access service roads spanning over 5,000 acres. With thousands of users, horses and dogs included, it is important that we all work together and observe basic trail rules and etiquette to keep the backcountry safe and enjoyable for everyone.
NEW – DEMO HIKING POLES
Demo hiking poles are now available at the Alder Creek Adventure Center. Come by and try out a pair on your next hike and experience:
- More stability going up and downhill
- Increased balance having 4 points of contact with the ground
- Reduced stress on your joints – research shows about 30% less pressure on your knees
Available poles are the Leki Legacy Lite, Lhasa and Makalu FX Carbon.
Cost: $20 per demo (members get 10% discount)
Rental cost is credited against the purchase of a pair of poles from the retail store!