2,457 ft
Distance
271 ft
Climb
00:11:41
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Tahoe Rim (Luther Stairs) Trail

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
  • Riding Area
    Meiss Country
    Meyers, California
  • Ref Number
    #19E00
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #53005 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #6674 in Trail Running
    • #893 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 85 in Trail Running
    • 100 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
  • Land Manager
    USFS

Short but very technical section of the TRT connecting CA 89 to Big Meadow. Tough ride down, and better pushed than ridden up.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Tahoe Rim Trail (Luther Stairs) bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    273 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,254 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,527 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,254 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,526 ft
  • Grade
    11.1%
  • Grade max
    1.5%
  • Grade min
    23.3%
  • Distance climb
    2,457 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:41
  • Avg reverse time
    00:05:43
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Status:
on Sep 23, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 3.5 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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