4.8 miles
Distance
961 ft
Climb
-1,072 ft
Descent
01:12:59
Avg time
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Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Horse
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Freel High Country
    South Lake Tahoe, California
  • Ref Number
    #19E00
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Season
    Jul - Oct
  • Alpine Trail
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #8580 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #21132 in Trail Running
    • #21221 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 80 in Trail Running
    • 70 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
  • Land Owner
    USFS Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit

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Tahoe Rim Trail (Freel Meadows) is a highly rated 5 mile popular black diamond singletrack alpine trail located near South Lake Tahoe California. This multi-use trail can be used both directions and has a hard overall physical rating with a 961 ft black diamond climb. On average it takes 1 hour12 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Tahoe Rim Trail (Freel Meadows) multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -111 ft
  • Altitude min
    8,719 ft
  • Altitude max
    9,464 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,829 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,719 ft
  • Grade
    -0.433%
  • Grade max
    -33.121%
  • Grade min
    31.223%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,771 ft
  • Avg time
    01:12:59
  • Avg reverse time
    01:06:44
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on Sep 5, 2023
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Avg: 4.1 (9 votes)
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      Tahoe Rim Trail... Trail Reports

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      Sep 5, 2023 @ 11:08pm
      Sep 5, 2023
      Lots of fresh downed trees above and below burn zone. Trail builder killed by deadfall last week nearby. Don’t linger in burn zone during wind event
      Jul 22, 2023 @ 2:10pm
      Jul 22, 2023
      Some snow patches that are not big to hike a bike over but totally chill and reasonable now
      Jul 3, 2022 @ 7:08am
      Jul 3, 2022
      Jun 29, 2022 @ 10:55am
      Jun 29, 2022
      Fast and loose
      Jul 13, 2021 @ 12:46pm
      Jul 13, 2021
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 24 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 4 rides
      • 28 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,237 rides
      • Last: Jun 15, 2024

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      Nov 10, 2023 @ 5:31pm
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      Oct 30, 2023 @ 1:59am
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      Sep 16, 2023 @ 12:01pm
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      Jun 14, 2021 @ 8:39pm
      Jun 14, 2021

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