10.2 miles
Distance
2,083 ft
Climb
-2,079 ft
Descent
2 miles
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Brockway Summit and Martis Peak Lookout is a 10 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Kings Beach California. This hike only route and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 9 trails. This route climbs 2,083 ft with a max elevation of 8,657 ft then descends -2,079 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Hike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Out & Back
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Brockway Summit and Martis Peak Lookout mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    2 hr 33 min
  • Altitude min
    7,027 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,027 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,031 ft
  • Grade max
    -31.4%
  • Grade min
    35.4%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,188 ft

Directions

  1. Walk northeast on Martis Tie Road.
  2. Continue for 100 meters.
  3. Turn left onto Tahoe Rim Trail (Brockway).
  4. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  5. Keep left to stay on Tahoe Rim Trail (Brockway).
  6. Continue for 400 meters.
  7. Turn left onto TRT: Picnic Rock Spur.
  8. Continue for 400 meters.
  9. Walk south on TRT: Picnic Rock Spur.
  10. Continue for 400 meters.
  11. Bear left onto Tahoe Rim Trail (Brockway).
  12. Continue for 2 kilometers.
  13. Keep left to take Tahoe Rim Trail (Martis Peak).
  14. Continue for 2.5 kilometers.
  15. Turn left onto Martis Peak Lookout Road.
  16. Continue for 100 meters.
  17. Turn right onto Martis Peak Road (267-10).
  18. Continue for 1 kilometer.
  19. Make a right U-turn to stay on Martis Peak Road (267-10).
  20. Continue for 1 kilometer.
  21. Turn left onto Martis Peak Lookout Road.
  22. Continue for 100 meters.
  23. Turn right onto TRT/Martis Peak Connector.
  24. Continue for 6 kilometers.
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Picnic Rock Spur
Sep 3, 2023 @ 6:44am
Sep 3, 2023
Tahoe Rim Trail (Brockway)
Sep 3, 2023 @ 6:44am
Sep 3, 2023
Hero dirt for hikers or bikers. Well maintained trail, fun / not strenuous hike to Picnic Rock summit / viewpoint.
Tahoe Rim Trail (Martis Peak)
Jul 12, 2023 @ 9:15pm
Jul 12, 2023
Martis Peak Doubletrack
Jul 6, 2023 @ 9:13am
Jul 6, 2023
Martis Peak Lookout Road
Sep 17, 2021 @ 10:26am
Sep 17, 2021
I didn't see any "forest roads closed" signs going up; I did see "Sierra Pacific private property closed" signs off to the side of the road. Road is broken concrete/pavement and entirely "gravel-bike-able"
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  • By chuktA TRAILFORKS NFTA & contributors
  • #44224 - 125 views