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What is TRT?

North America’s largest alpine lake is located high up in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, on the border with California’s Nevada. Lake Tahoe may be well known for its many major attractions, but what backpackers may not be aware of is the Tahoeim Trail, which is an incredible multipurpose trail system. It is also the home of (TRT).

Tahoeim Trail System Map
TRT map, pc: trta.maps

After more than 200,000 hours of volunteer work in 2001, 17 years, the TRT was finally completed and made available to the public. The TRT system winds around the majestic Lake Tahoe, for a total of 165 miles above 24,000 feet. Recreational uses for TRT include mountain biking, hiking, backpacking, camping and horseback riding. The TRT allows all dogs (specific rules are allowed) and is open all year round. (Permits are required in some places and in some activities, Visit their website for more information.. )

Guided backpacking trip?

Founded in 1982 with the mission of preserving, enhancing and preserving the natural beauty of the trail. Tahoe Lim Trail Association (TRTA) Oversee the use of trails. In addition to volunteering and engaging with the community, we also offer educational outdoor programs for both young and adults. TRTA provides a vast amount of high quality information and access to critical resources.

One of their functional programs is called Taste of TRT This follows a 4-day or 5-day guided hike for adults. Includes upfront planning, camping equipment, permits, food, full support with water cash, and an expert local guide to help you optimize and commemorate this amazing experience.

TRTA also offers Youth program (12-17 years old) 4 days backpacking experience. These trekks are fully supported with everything you need, from food to gear, permits and even trailhead transfers. Just bring your clothes and toothbrush!

Tahoe Rim Trail Hiking 3-5 days
TRT 3-5 days group hike, PC: tahoedailytribune

Backpacking with confidence

TRTA’s expertise lies in the fact that they really offer something to everyone. Even a self-guided day hike for beginners to help you plan ahead and support your trip Fully supported, guided 15-day thru hike Around the entire lake. TRTA has the talent and resources to make a successful trip.

Endless Wonders

Backpacking around Lake Tahoe seems like a great way to spend the summer months. And with an expert to help guide you, it guesses what you might find. Who knows, maybe your local guide can help you point out some new backcountry lines? After that, the TRT remains open all year round, with the option of guided winter trekking, and you can see the potential for formation in the distance … You don’t know what will happen, right?

Tahoe rim trail backpacking
TRT, PC backpacking: jeffpelletier.com