Snowshoeing in Lake Tahoe, CA

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  1. This mellow loop is a great snowshoe for the whole family with nice forest views.

    Difficulty
    1 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    6.2 miles
    Duration
    The loops is 2.1 miles so feel free to take your time and soak in the beauty - or if you're feeling more energetic, do a few laps!
  2. Strap on your snowshoes and discover the beauty of winter in the Sierra Nevada.

    Difficulty
    4 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    16.6 miles
    Duration
    This hike usually takes 3.5-5 hours, but may be a little longer depending on how deep the snow is.
  3. Trek to this scrappy 1930s hut and beyond for an excellent all-day snowshoe in the backcountry.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    23.6 miles
    Duration
    More or less depending on your ambitions once you get to the hut.
  4. A fun snowshoe to Chickadee Ridge offers great views of the Desolation Wilderness and Lake Tahoe.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    15.5 miles
    Duration
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